Zev Ross is Founder and President of ZevRoss Spatial Analysis, a firm focused on data analytics, software development and interactive, data-driven web applications. Zev has more than 15 year’s experience in data analytics and machine learning working with clients including the World Health Organization, Capital One, Natural Defense Resources Council, American Cancer Society, and Freddie Mac. He is the author or co-author of more than 50 peer-reviewed publications in collaboration with research teams all over the world. The 6-person team at ZevRoss Spatial Analysis has significant experience creating Shiny applications, developing R packages, and installation and dev-ops for RStudio software. Zev and the firm’s team run the custom software workshops Introductory R for Data Science, Interactive Applications in R with Shiny, Spatial Analysis with R and Predictive Modeling, and Machine Learning with R. Nearly 1000 students have participated in these workshops and they are rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 based on anonymous feedback from participants.