Matthew Renze

About Me

I am a data science consultant, author, and public speaker. Over the past two decades, I've taught over 200,000 software developers and IT professionals how to make better decisions with data science. My clients include small software startups to Fortune 100 companies around the globe.

I'm an author for Pluralsight, a Microsoft MVP, an ASPInsider, and an open-source software contributor. My focus includes data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence.

Professional Experience

Renze Consulting

Software Consultant (2013-Present)


Software Consultant (2011-2013)

Quality Attributes Software

Senior Software Developer (2008-2011)

The Schneider Corporation

Senior GIS Software Developer (2000-2008)


Iowa State University of Science and Technology

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (2011)
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy (2011)

Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC)

Associate of Science in Management Information Systems (2004)
Associate of Science in Business Administration (2006)
Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts (2007)

Certification and Training

Awards and Honors