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Consultants

Marzieh Mehryar marzieh(at)daa.com.au
BSc (Isfahan University)
MSc (Shahid Beheshti University)
Consultant Statistician
DAA Consulting Experience: <1 year
Total Industry Experience: 7 years 

Marzieh has several years’ statistical experience, working in a range of fields including performance management analysis, quality management and system analysis.  Marzieh graduated from Shahid Beheshti University with Honours in Applied Statistics in 2010.  While completing a Master’s degree, she was a member of a faculty research committee where she gained experience in working with large datasets on projects requiring complex models.  In recognition of her achievements while in this position Marzieh received an award for the best research analyst in her faculty.

Sarah Bruce sarah(at)daa.com.au
BSc (Curtin)
Consultant Statistician
DAA Consulting Experience: 2 years
Total Industry Experience: 2 years

Since Sarah joined the Data Analysis Australia team, she has worked on a broad range of projects such as infection rate analysis, utilities forecasting and designing and creating online surveys. The projects Sarah has been involved in have required a variety of statistical techniques, including regression modelling, mixed effects analysis and meta-analysis, and the preparation and analysis of complex input data. Sarah has also been a key member of the team working in partnership with PricewaterhouseCoopers, undertaking an actuarial valuation of Australia’s social security and income support system for the Department of Social Services. On a number of projects Sarah has used VBA, R and SAS to automate programs improving the accuracy and efficiency of analysis and reporting tasks, and she presented on this topic at the 2015 Young Statisticians Conference in Adelaide. Sarah started working at Data Analysis Australia shortly after completing a Bachelor of Science majoring in Applied Mathematics and Statistics from Curtin University.

Katy Proctor katy(at)daa.com.au
BSc (UWA)
Graduate Statistician
DAA Consulting Experience: <1 year
Total Industry Experience: <1 year 

Katy recently completed a Bachelor of Science with a double major in Physics and Mathematics (Pure and Applied). During her studies, she was awarded two scholarships to pursue her research interests.  She utilised her knowledge in applied mathematics on a research project in UWA’s School of Physics where she developed a numerical model for spin wave propagation through bilayered films. Katy is looking forward to applying her mathematics knowledge practically at Data Analysis Australia and has been working on aspects of forecasting electricity demand by analysing historical load profiles.

Graeme Ward graeme(at)daa.com.au
BSc (Hons) (Curtin)
Graduate Statistician
DAA Consulting Experience: <1 year
Total Industry Experience: <1 year 

Graeme joined the Data Analysis Australia team in late 2016 after completing a Bachelor of Science (Honours) majoring in Applied Mathematics at Curtin University. During his time at Data Analysis Australia, Graeme has been involved in various projects with the Department of Defence relating to financial reporting, further developing his statistical skills in sample selection and analysis. He has also worked on modelling electricity consumption in the Perth area and surveys for the Public Transport Authority. Graeme’s contributions have utilised the skills he developed throughout his honours project, which saw him creating models to predict the change in ranking for a professional tennis player undertaking a given tournament selection schedule.