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David Bruce Borenstein, Ph.D.Chief Data Scientist
Heather Kugelmass, Ph.D.Director of Research Operations
David is an expert in nonprofit data science. Formerly the Director of Data Science at Charity Navigator, he created open-source software to turn the IRS Form 990 into spreadsheets. He formed 990 Consulting and its sister site, open990.com, to increase awareness and access to this remarkable dataset. Prior to Charity Navigator, he worked as a computational biologist at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard. He holds a Ph.D. in Quantitative and Computational Biology from Princeton University.
Heather earned a Ph.D. in Sociology from Princeton University, where she was a research affiliate of the Center for the Study of Social Organization and a graduate student fellow of the Woodrow Wilson Scholars. Prior to her doctoral work, she was a program manager at a nonprofit that provides assessment tools to colleges. Her research has been featured by The Atlantic, NPR, CNN, and other media outlets. She earned an M.A. in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences from Columbia University.