Business Intelligence Staff
Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness
325 Hullihen Hall
162 The Green
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-2021
Fax: (302) 831-8530
Randy Oswald – Senior Data Architect Randy Oswald joined IRE in 2018 as Senior Data Architect after working for the University for a number of years most recently in Development and Alumni Relations. Randy has a passion for using the power of data and technology to allow people to make better decisions. He has always enjoyed building and creating things, most notably (or successfully) in relation computers and technology, but occasionally (and less successfully) in woodworking and photography. When he’s not at the computer, Randy enjoys adventuring with his wife and three kids, cycling, and racquetball. Randy received his undergrad in Chemical Engineering and masters in Information Systems and Technology Management, both from the University of Delaware.
Judy Abbruzzesi – Business Analyst Judy is a Double Del alumna of the Lerner College of Business and Economics and a proud parent of one alumnus, one current and one future Blue Hen. She joined UD in May 2013 as Fund Account Coordinator in Development and Alumni Relations, Gifts and Records Processing and transitioned to Associate Director of Annual Giving, Data & Analytics in August 2015. Judy joined IRE as Business Intelligence Analyst in July 2019 A career-long Excel geek, she developed a passion for Tableau and data visualization during her time at UD. In this new role, she will work in close collaboration with the Institutional Research and Effectiveness team, analysts and senior leaders across campus to help to understand and fulfill analytic needs using Tableau and the Central Analytic Platform. When she is not focused on bringing #datatothepeople, you can find her outside. Her other passions include vegetable and pollinator-friendly gardening, farmers markets, fishing, kayaking and hiking.
Chuan Cai – Senior Business Intelligence Analyst Chuan Cai joined IRE in July, 2014. He utilizes metadata modeling, advanced reporting and statistical modeling skills to help the campus community to summarize, visualize data and extract critical information from data for decision making. He primarily uses IBM Cognos Report Studio, Framework Manager, SAS and R to achieve above goals. Chuan holds master’s degrees in statistics and mechanical engineering.
Chandi Priya Choudula – Business Intelligence Analyst Chandi Priya Choudula joined IRE in September, 2018. She develops analytics using IBM Cognos reporting tool which includes modelling the metadata using framework manager and reports creation using Cognos to support university management to visualize on in-house data. Choudula has great expertise in SQL and in advance analytics tools like Tableau. Choudula holds master’s degree in Information Systems.
Sharon Karnado – Business Intelligence Analyst Sharon Karnado joined UD in 2011 as a SQL Report Developer in Development and Alumni Relations. In February, 2020 she joined the IRE team. In this role, she will use her SQL skills to validate data and develop Tableau dashboards. Outside of work, she enjoys her family, standard poodles, and piano.