Charis Loveland has a decade and a half of experience in machine learning, Big Data, new product introduction, file and hardware storage, and software development. She is co-founder of a start-up in the machine learning space, focusing on helping retailers to leverage big data to deliver exceptional, personalized customer experiences. At Microsoft, Charis managed a machine learning (ML) competition platform, created new ML features, and was recognized as an inspiring technical leader chosen for a competitive women's leadership program. She is passionate about addressing customers’ problems using design thinking.
Charis serves as a coding instructor, mentor, and advocate for early STEM education and volunteers for several nonprofits that help promote greater diversity in the technology industry.