Ross Pingatore is the Data Scientist at GQR. He believes data science makes objectivity more accessible when constructed with intention and morality. Ross graduated magna cum laude in Political Science from the University of Colorado, Boulder and went on to complete a Master of Science in Data Science from American University in Washington, DC. Ross has worked on a variety of public policy and opinion research projects that include evaluating policy sentiment on social media and quantifying how political institutions can be designed more inclusively. He also worked for several Colorado State Senate campaigns during the 2018 midterm election cycle.
Ross is passionate about the intersection of data science and political consulting and believes in the importance of modernizing the campaign and advocacy playing field. Ross loves reading political theory, watching philosophical YouTube channels, and gardening as well as cooking in his downtime.