Tim Hetherington received his Master of Science in Analytics from North Carolina State University. His passion for data began with tracking basketball stats while attending the University of Pittsburgh basketball games as a child. Tim began his career in the home improvement industry working on an omni-channel analytics team. Understanding customers’ purchasing trends was his primary focus. He transitioned to working at Atrium Health in the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation in 2017. He is currently responsible for leading the data management team, which provides services for research projects varying in scope. A notable contribution is Tim’s support for a project investigating a standardized care plan for COPD patients.