Meet the Team

We are a diverse team passionate about unlocking the power of applied ML.

The Team

Meet the faces behind AltaML
Cory Janssen
Cory
Janssen

Co-Founder & CEO

Nicole Janssen
Nicole
Janssen

Co-Founder & COO

Tino Pasutto
Tino
Pasutto

Vice President, Business Development

Marcin Mizianty
Marcin
Mizianty

Vice President, Data Science

Chad Langager
Chad
Langager

Vice President, Product

Mike Berg
Mike
Berg

Vice President, Technology

Alex Hope
Alex
Hope

Associate Machine Learning Developer

Amir Kazeminejad
Amir
Kazeminejad

Associate Machine Learning Developer

Harsh Sharma
Harsh
Sharma

Associate Machine Learning Developer

Paul Liu
Paul
Liu

Associate Machine Learning Developer

Lindsey Schroeder
Lindsey
Schroeder

Bookkeeper

Lisa Switzer
Lisa
Switzer

Bookkeeper

Brent Miller
Brent
Miller

Controller

Anju Tai
Anju
Tai

Data Science Team Lead

Matthew Dowling
Matthew
Dowling

Data Science Team Lead

Stuart Johnson
Stuart
Johnson

Data Science Team Lead

Tina Baghaee
Tina
Baghaee

Data Science Team Lead

Almira Yamanbaeva
Almira
Yamanbaeva

Data Specialist

Cody Labrecque
Cody
Labrecque

Data Specialist

Jesse Ponugoti
Jesse
Ponugoti

Data Specialist

Jon Machinski
Jon
Machinski

Data Specialist

Reuben Gazer
Reuben
Gazer

Data Specialist

Vic Mach
Vic
Mach

Design Lead

Juliano Bitu Rabelo
Juliano
Rabelo

Director of Data Science

Shaista Ali
Shaista
Ali

Director, Product

Claire Kay
Claire
Kay

Grant Writer

Adam Lefaivre
Adam
Lefaivre

Machine Learning Developer

Ali Hejazizo
Ali
Hejazizo

Machine Learning Developer

Ammar Asmro
Ammar
Asmro

Machine Learning Developer

Fanchi Meng
Fanchi
Meng

Machine Learning Developer

Farnoosh Fatemi Pour
Farnoosh
Pour

Machine Learning Developer

Mansour Saffar
Mansour
Saffar

Machine Learning Developer

Mina Abdi Oskouie
Mina
Oskouie

Machine Learning Developer

Mojtaba Goudarzi Boroujerdi
Mojtaba
Boroujerdi

Machine Learning Developer

Reyhaneh Ghoreishiamiri
Reyhaneh
Ghoreishiamiri

Machine Learning Developer

Rudabeh Meskarian
Rudabeh
Meskarian

Machine Learning Developer

Shiva Zamani
Shiva
Zamani

Machine Learning Developer

Stepan Lavrinenko
Stepan
Lavrinenko

Machine Learning Developer

Valentin Tiriac
Valentin
Tiriac

Machine Learning Developer

Vlad Laukhin
Vlad
Laukhin

Machine Learning Developer

Chris Fletcher
Chris
Fletcher

Manager, Business Development

Matt Parker
Matt
Parker

Manager, Health ML

Lucas Scheer
Lucas
Scheer

Managing Director

Jennifer Sorensen
Jennifer
Sorensen

Office Manager

Mohammad Riazi
Mohammad
Riazi

Product Manager

Natalie Moores
Natalie
Moores

Product Manager

Graham Erickson
Graham
Erickson

Senior Machine Learning Developer

Ji Yang
Ji
Yang

Senior Machine Learning Developer

Navaneeth Kamballur Kottayil
Navaneeth
Kottayil

Senior Machine Learning Developer

Chase Rutkowski
Chase
Rutkowski

Software Developer

Colby Armstrong
Colby
Armstrong

Software Developer

Tian Wang
Tian
Wang

Software Developer

Zhifan Lan
Zhifan
Lan

Software Developer

Fun Facts

AltaML Team - By The Numbers

847

# of cups of coffee consumed each week

9

# of different countries of origin

2

# of people who eat the whole apple including the core

4:1

Ratio of people who think Friends was better than HIMYM

2

# of people who are fans of pie charts (we are all pie fans)

57

# of hockey related injuries (note: only 3 people played hockey)


Board of Directors

Meet the trusted advisors behind AltaML
Darren Rawson
Darren
Rawson

Board Chair - Independent Corporate Director

Mary Cameron
Mary
Cameron

Independent Corporate Director

Terry Freeman
Terry
Freeman

Head of Investments - ATB Capital

Mario Nascimento
Mario
Nascimento

Chair of Comp. Sci. University of Alberta

Cory Janssen
Cory
Janssen

Co-Founder and CEO

Nicole Janssen
Nicole
Janssen

Co-Founder and COO