Nick Koziol joined the Center of Excellence in Data Science in June 2022. At the University of Rochester, he works closely with the University’s Goergen Institute for Data Science and the Rochester Center of Excellence in Data Science to develop partnerships with businesses, faculty and students that create positive economic impacts for surrounding community and New York State. Nick has over 20 years of experience working with college students and universities in a variety of roles including alumni engagement, student life, fundraising, formal instruction, mentoring, and community engagement. Nick’s previous institutions include RIT, Medaille College, SUNY Cortland, and SUNY Fredonia. He received his master’s degree from SUNY Buffalo State in Higher Education Administration and his Bachelors in English from SUNY Fredonia.