Phil Varela is a Data Specialist at Stratasan. In this position, Phil transforms, manages, and analyzes data for easier consumption by both employees and stakeholders. He earned his bachelor’s in Marketing and Business Administration from Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) and completed MTSU’s Information Systems masters program, earning a specialization in Business Intelligence and Analytics. He was recruited as one of the first members of the MTSU Data Science Institute which opened last year. Prior to working at Stratasan, Phil interned as a data analyst at Tractor Supply Company. Raised in Santiago, Chile, he moved to Nashville about seven years ago. He is heavily into electronic music production, maintaining it as a lifelong hobby. Phil loves to play soccer and enjoys watching the premier league in support of Arsenal Football Club. Whenever possible, he loves to travel and experience different cultures.
Welcome to the team, Phil!