Lake Data Insights content is authored by Dave Froslie.  Dave is passionate about seeking knowledge from data.  This blog is about his experiences and education evolving his data science skills.  He plans to graduate from an MS Data Science program from the University of Wisconsin in 2019.

By day, Dave is a software architect that has worked for Microsoft in Fargo since 2002. In his time at Microsoft, he has worked as a lead, a manager, and an architect. His focus in the past couple years has been on migrating the Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations product (formerly Dynamics AX) to a more cloud safe customization approach. Before that, his focus was on software test patterns and frameworks.

Dave also spent several years working for MTS Systems in Eden Prairie, MN building test systems used to structurally test planes and cars.

Besides the upcoming MS in Data Science, Dave has an MBA from the University of St. Thomas and a BS-EEE from NDSU.

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This is a personal blog. The opinions expressed here represent my own and not those of my employer.

Dave Froslie