Software Engineer

Julia is a data scientist and software engineer working on modeling in the tidyverse. She is both an international keynote speaker and a real-world practitioner focusing on data analysis and machine learning practice. She worked in academia (teaching and doing research) and ed tech before moving into data science and discovering R. Julia is especially interested in natural language processing and wrote the book Text Mining with R with her coauthor David Robinson. She loves Jane Austen, making beautiful charts, and communicating about technical topics with diverse audiences.