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Sara Bertran de Lis

Data Scientist

Sara is an advocate of the scientific method and the data evidence. She began her career with an internship at the European Space Agency, where she worked with PostgreSQL databases and developed a web page application to support the calibration team of XMM-Newton telescope. She later carried out a PhD in the field of Astrophysics, which built her expertise in data science and programming. Originally from Spain, Sara came to the US in the fall of 2017 and joined GovEx in April 2018, willing to engage into more human-focused projects. She also enjoys outdoor activities, from hiking to sailing, and is a passionate traveler. She may tell you that she is regularly jogs, but she can barely run 3 miles. Nevertheless, she persists.