Shay Strong

Director of Data Science and Machine Learning, EagleView
Shay Strong
Dr. Shay Strong is the Director of Data Science and Machine Learning at EagleView. She received her Ph.D in Astrophysics from the University of Texas at Austin, focused on planetary atmospheric modeling. Prior to EagleView, she worked at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab as a Senior Scientist for both National Security and NASA spacecraft development and design. She left Johns Hopkins to be a part of a small D.C.-based startup called OmniEarth, focused on machine learning from aerial and satellite imagery. There she developed a system to evaluate residential water usage, at scale in the cloud, for the desert U.S. Southwest with neural networks & deep learning. She joined EagleView as part of the successful EagleView acquisition of OmniEarth in May 2017, where she leads the machine learning data extraction of information from imagery for insurance and government applications