Team Directory | Quantified AG | Identifying Animal Health Outliers

Team Directory

 

 

Our team is made up of diverse people with diverse skills. Together we work to achieve new innovative technology that improve animal health in livestock industries around the world.

Aaron Mathankeri

Director Of Machine Intelligence

After earning his degree in Physics from the University of British Columbia, Aaron worked at the Alberta Children’s Hospital and Research Institute and the University of Calgary in Jason de Koning’s lab. There he developed and implemented more realistic models of sequence evolution under complex functional constraints. He did his graduate training in Bioinformatics, developing novel statistical and computational approaches for large-scale genomic inference and analysis, focusing on cancer.

I am interested in AI, machine learning, Bayesian inference, and probabilistic graphical models, particularly in its application to medical genetics.

aaron@quantifiedag.com

Alex Heine

Business & Product Development

Alex is the Business Development Manager at Quantified Ag. He grew up in Yankton, SD and spent much of his time on the family’s farm and cattle feeding operation. There he had the opportunity to learn all about business and every aspect of cattle feeding. He knew at an early age that caring for beef cattle would be his lifelong passion. While at home, he had the chance to work for a computer company that kept him engaged in the latest technology trends. Alex earned a degree in Animal Science and minor in Entrepreneurship from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. These life experiences gave him a unique perspective that helps to move the beef industry forward.

I am interested in applying new technologies and perspectives to the cattle business with the goal of improving beef and customer satisfaction.

alex@quantifiedag.com

Brenna French

UX/UI Designer

Brenna is a user experience and user interface designer. She grew up in Lincoln, NE and attended the Creative Center college of art and design in Omaha, NE where she obtained her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design. With over 7 years of experience as a designer, she has learned, good design is human-centered and great design is user refined.

We’re at a crossroads of technology and design. Technology can’t communicate it’s full purpose without design and design doesn’t exist without solutions to present. I am interested in the ability designer’s have to save people time through comprehensive design. As I see it, the most valuable thing we’ve got as humans is time, who knows what great things people can achieve with more. I’m inspired by this and strive to hit that goal for the users I serve.

brenna@quantifiedag.com

Brian Schupbach

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Brian Schupbach is Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder at Quantified Ag. In his current role, Brian has led development and technology decisions for Quantified Ag’s current software, analytics platform, and IoT infrastructure. Brian has also led the hiring of of the talented technical team that currently is employed at QA. Brian is able to walk the line between business and technology and communicate high-level goals to the technical team for implementation.

Brian’s other professional experience includes 15 years in the software industry. He has worked with small startups, higher education institutions, nonprofits, as well as with fortune 500 companies. His roles have included Executive Management, Senior Engineer, Senior Technology Leader, Project/Team Lead, and Enterprise Architect. Brian has also owned and operated a successful Software Consulting business as well as created and sold technologies he developed. Brian is passionate about open source technology, entrepreneurship, and solving real world problems using technology.

Brian’s education includes attending the University of Nebraska for a Computer Science major with a Math and business minor. His senior year he left early, as one of two initial developers, to help build a SaaS startup which later acquired by a fortune 500 company. Later, he obtained a degree in Management Information Systems from Depaul University in Chicago, IL. In 2013 Brian placed 2nd in an International software contest. Brian holds several technical certifications and is an avid learner.

Brian’s passion for Agriculture Technology, hard work, and ability to explain technical concepts to both technical and non-technical users makes him a great asset to the Quantified Ag team.

brian@www.quantifiedag.com

brian@quantifiedag.com

Colton Franco

Software Developer

colton@quantifiedag.com

David Thuilot

DevOps Engineer

David was born in Enghien-Les-Bains and raised in Normandy, France. He attended college in Cergy Pontoise at ITIN which is now known as ITESCIA where he earned his BAC +4 or the equivalent of his masters here in the states. David has 20+ years of experience as a DevOps Engineer working in companies like Perfect Circle Distribution Europe, 3M, and LeasePlan. Through the years David has developed more interest in the open source world.

I learned about Nebraska when I met my wife in Paris, France. My wife grew up in Nebraska, so eventually, we decided to move to Lincoln where we would grow our family and raise our son.

david@quantifiedag.com

Huat Chan Chiang

Software Developer Intern

Huat Chan Chiang was born and raised in Brasilia, Brazil where he attended an American high school until the age of 17. After graduating, Huat left Brazil to study at the University of Nebaska-Lincoln with a major in computer science and a minor in maths. He was introduced to software development at an early age by reading some of the books that belonged to an older cousin who had already left to attend university. Huat’s real interest began in the summer of 2014 after he developed his first android app. Inspired by the creative potential and problem solving methodologies that that he encountered, he decided to purse a career in software development. After graduation, Huat plans purse his career by learning more about the world of software development. When not studying or working, he enjoys playing sports and video games with his friends.

huat@quantifiedag.com

Haydar Aldekhel

Software Engineering Intern

Haydar Aldekhel immigrated from Iraq during his early childhood and landed in Lincoln, Nebraska where he is currently a junior majoring in computer science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His interest in computer science was sparked when he started programming on a TI-83 during high school and every since then he has expanded his knowledge in of programming, primarily in web development. This, coupled with his passion for creative problem solving , has led him to a career in software development. His favorite thing about software development is how fast everything changes and how there are always new and interesting things happening around the corner.

hydir@quantifiedag.com

Vishal Singh

CEO and Founder

Vishal Singh is CEO and Founder of Quantified Ag. He was born and raised in his formative years in the metropolitan city of New Delhi, India. His family then moved to a small farming community in Nebraska in the mid 80’s. This was his first exposure to the world of agriculture.

Vishal has worked in the computing industry, first with PC Today and Smart Computing magazines and then in the video game industry. He has over 14 years experience in the Agriculture Technology (AgTech) industry, with projects ranging from 3D visualizations of animal anatomy to mobile apps and website development. He has developed custom drones for plant crop imaging and previously completed projects with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and individual state beef councils. Additionally, Vishal has experience in project and team management, interactive technology component design, including user interface and usability through web and mobile applications. Vishal has experience with analytics and dash boarding for valuable insights in a variety of areas in agriculture. Vishal’s undergraduate degree is in computer graphics/visual communications. His master’s degree is in broadcast where he completed user interface usability research.

vishal@quantifiedag.com

Aaron Mathankeri

Director Of Machine Intelligence

After earning his degree in Physics from the University of British Columbia, Aaron worked at the Alberta Children’s Hospital and Research Institute and University of Calgary in Jason de Koning’s lab. There he developed and implemented more realistic models of sequence evolution under complex functional constraints. He did his graduate training in Bioinformatics, developing novel statistical and computational approaches for large-scale genomic inference and analysis, focusing on cancer.

I am interested in AI, machine learning, Bayesian inference, and probabilistic graphical models, particularly in its application to medical genetics.

aaron@quantifiedag.com

Business & Product Development

Alex is the Business Development Manager at Quantified Ag. He grew up in Yankton, SD and spent much of his time on the family’s farm and cattle feeding operation. There he had the opportunity to learn all about business and every aspect of cattle feeding. He knew at an early age that caring for beef cattle would be his lifelong passion. While at home, he had the chance to work for a computer company that kept him engaged in the latest technology trends. Alex earned a degree in Animal Science and minor in Entrepreneurship from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. These life experiences gave him a unique perspective that helps to move the beef industry forward.

I am interested in applying new technologies and perspectives to the cattle business with the goal of improving beef and customer satisfaction.

alex@quantifiedag.com

Brenna French

UX/UI Designer

Brenna is a user experience and user interface designer. She grew up in Lincoln, NE and attended the Creative Center college of art and design in Omaha, NE where she obtained her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design. With over 7 years of experience as a designer, she has learned, good design is human-centered and great design is user refined.

We’re at a crossroads of technology and design. Technology can’t communicate it’s full purpose without design and design doesn’t exist without solutions to present. I am interested in the ability designer’s have to save people time through comprehensive design. As I see it, the most valuable thing we’ve got as humans is time, who knows what great things people can achieve with more. I’m inspired by this and strive to hit that goal for the users I serve.

brenna@quantifiedag.com

Brian Schupbach

Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder

Brian Schupbach is Chief Technology Officer and Co-Founder at Quantified Ag. In his current role, Brian has led development and technology decisions for Quantified Ag’s current software, analytics platform, and IoT infrastructure. Brian has also led the hiring of of the talented technical team that currently is employed at QA. Brian is able to walk the line between business and technology and communicate high-level goals to the technical team for implementation.

Brian’s other professional experience includes 15 years in the software industry. He has worked with small startups, higher education institutions, nonprofits, as well as with fortune 500 companies. His roles have included Executive Management, Senior Engineer, Senior Technology Leader, Project/Team Lead, and Enterprise Architect. Brian has also owned and operated a successful Software Consulting business as well as created and sold technologies he developed. Brian is passionate about open source technology, entrepreneurship, and solving real world problems using technology.

Brian’s education includes attending the University of Nebraska for a Computer Science major with a Math and business minor. His senior year he left early, as one of two initial developers, to help build a SaaS startup which later acquired by a fortune 500 company. Later, he obtained a degree in Management Information Systems from Depaul University in Chicago, IL. In 2013 Brian placed 2nd in an International software contest. Brian holds several technical certifications and is an avid learner.

Brian’s passion for Agriculture Technology, hard work, and ability to explain technical concepts to both technical and non-technical users makes him a great asset to the Quantified Ag team.

brian@quantifiedag.com

Colton Franco

Software Developer

colton@quantifiedag.com

DevOps Engineer

David was born in Enghien-Les-Bains and raised in Normandy, France. He attended college in Cergy Pontoise at ITIN which is now known as ITESCIA where he earned his BAC +4 or the equivalent of his masters here in the states. David has 20+ years of experience as a DevOps Engineer working in companies like Perfect Circle Distribution Europe, 3M, and LeasePlan. Through the years David has developed more interest in the open source world.

I learned about Nebraska when I met my wife in Paris, France. My wife grew up in Nebraska, so eventually, we decided to move to Lincoln where we would grow our family and raise our son.

david@quantifiedag.com

Huat Chan Chiang

Software Developer Intern

Huat Chan Chiang was born and raised in Brasilia, Brazil where he attended an American high school until the age of 17. After graduating, Huat left Brazil to study at the University of Nebaska-Lincoln with a major in computer science and a minor in maths. He was introduced to software development at an early age by reading some of the books that belonged to an older cousin who had already left to attend university. Huat’s real interest began in the summer of 2014 after he developed his first android app. Inspired by the creative potential and problem solving methodologies that that he encountered, he decided to purse a career in software development. After graduation, Huat plans purse his career by learning more about the world of software development. When not studying or working, he enjoys playing sports and video games with his friends.

huat@quantifiedag.com

Haydar Aldekhel

Software Engineering Intern

Haydar Aldekhel immigrated from Iraq during his early childhood and landed in Lincoln, Nebraska where he is currently a junior majoring in computer science at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. His interest in computer science was sparked when he started programming on a TI-83 during high school and every since then he has expanded his knowledge in of programming, primarily in web development. This, coupled with his passion for creative problem solving , has led him to a career in software development. His favorite thing about software development is how fast everything changes and how there are always new and interesting things happening around the corner.

hydir@quantifiedag.com

Vishal Singh

CEO and Founder

Vishal Singh is CEO and Founder of Quantified Ag. He was born and raised in his formative years in the metropolitan city of New Delhi, India. His family then moved to a small farming community in Nebraska in the mid 80’s. This was his first exposure to the world of agriculture.

 

Vishal has worked in the computing industry, first with PC Today and Smart Computing magazines and then in the video game industry. He has over 18 years experience in the Agriculture Technology (AgTech) industry, with projects ranging from 3D visualizations of animal anatomy to mobile apps and website development. He has developed custom drones for plant crop imaging and previously completed projects with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and individual state beef councils. Additionally, Vishal has experience in project and team management, interactive technology component design, including user interface and usability through web and mobile applications. Vishal has experience with analytics and dash boarding for valuable insights in a variety of areas in agriculture. Vishal’s undergraduate degree is in computer graphics/visual communications. His master’s degree is in broadcast where he completed user interface usability research.

vishal@quantifiedag.com