Keith Dowd

Data Scientist

Keith Dowd brings over 8 years of diverse experience building data-driven solutions for non-profit and higher-education clients. He is passionate about using data to improve efficiency and enhance decision-making.  

Keith helps U.Group’s government and commercial clients leverage data in new and exciting ways to solve their most challenging problems. 

Prior to joining U.Group’s Data Science Team, Keith served as the first data scientist at the Association of American Medical Colleges, a non-profit that serves and leads the academic medicine community. 

Leveraging his dual experience as a quantitative psychologist and data science practitioner, he led the technical efforts to build a web application that provides medical students with personalized recommendations about the residency programs for which they are a best “fit” and should apply. 

Keith holds an MA in Quantitative Psychology from Wake Forest University, as well as BS in Psychology from Appalachian State University.