30th Anniversary Alum Career Mixer

30th Anniversary 

Alum Career Discussion Mixer Bios

Boston University
Sunday, July 28, 2019: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Data Science

John Gilling (PROMYS for Teachers 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015) Principal Data Scientist at Capital One, Boston University Math BA and MA, Secondary Math Education MAT.

Adam Merberg (PROMYS 2002 and 2008) Data Scientist at Hospital IQ. Brown University Math BSc, UC Berkeley Math PhD.

Hai Po Sun (PROMYS 1991, 1992) Co-founder and CIO of PulseData, MIT Computer Science BS and MS.


Joshua Greene (PROMYS 1991, 1992, 1996,1997 HC) Analyst at Weiss Asset Management, Harvard, Harvard Math MA.

Carrie (Heilweil) Mermelstein (PROMYS 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996 HC, 1997 HC) Senior Investment Risk Analyst at Income Research + Management, Yale Math, MIT Sloan School MBA

Ashwin Murali (PROMYS 2011) Currently working on new ventures. Former Vice President at Matrix Capital Management. Interested in crypto, biotech, finance, and gambling.   

Eugene Sit (PROMYS 1995, 1996) Budget Examiner at New York State Division of the Budget, Columbia University Civil Engineering BS, City University of New York Civil Engineering MS.

Wan-Yin Wu (PROMYS 1992) CIB Treasury Resolution Derivatives and Trading Strategy Lead at JP Morgan, Harvard, Columbia Executive MBA.

High Tech

Robert Bocchino (PROMYS 1992, 1993) Flight Software Engineer at Jet Propulsion Lab. Harvard Math BA, Harvard Law JD, University of Illinois Computer Science Ph.D. 

Daniel Echlin (PROMYS 2004, 2005, 2006, 2009) Software engineer at Google. University of Michigan Honors Mathematics BS, Columbia University Computer Science MS.

Eric Frackleton (PROMYS 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005) Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft, Cornell University Math BA, Computer Science BS and MEng.

Alina Griner (PROMYS 2003) Software engineer/data scientist at Asimov, a biotech startup. MIT Math/Computer and MIT EECS MEng.


David Gross (PROMYS 1990, 1991, 1992) Senior Vice President, Head of the Law Enforcement Unit, and Chief Investigator at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Yale Math BA, Columbia University Law School JD.

Alex Lee (PROMYS 1992, 1993,1994, 1995, 1996, 1998) Professor of Law at Northwestern University, Harvard, Cambridge University Math MA, Yale Economics PhD, Yale Law JD.         

Li Yu (PROMYS 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997) Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Southern District of New York, Wesleyan University Social Studies and Math, Columbia University Law School JD. 


Jason Bland (PROMYS 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011) Mathematician at Center for Communications Research, Caltech Math BS, Harvard Math PhD.


Ben Cowan (PROMYS 1994, 1995, 1996) Research Scientist, Tech-X Corporation, University of Chicago Physics and Math, Stanford Accelerator Physics PhD.


Carrie Snyder (PROMYS 1993, 1994, 1996) Circular Economy and Sustainability Advisor/Founder CSS Consulting and Instructor Harvard University Extension School, Harvard, University of Virginia MBA.