Rob Lantz is Director of Predictive Analytics at Novetta, overseeing multiple big data analytics and predictive modeling projects. He joined Novetta in 2013 after working as an Operations Analyst and Consultant for various customers, during which time he deployed multiple times to the Afghan theater. Prior to that, Rob served for 10 years in the US Marines during which time he was deployed as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Rob is a proud graduate of the US Naval Academy and Naval Postgraduate School. He is a Certified Analytics Professional (CAP), a Professional Statistician (PStat), and an AWS Certified Developer.