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Data Scientist in Residence @
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Female
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San Francisco
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Hilary Mason is a data scientist in residence at Accel Partners serving as an advisor to the firm’s portfolio companies and assisting with evaluating new technologies and investment opportunities.

Prior to that, Mason served as a chief data scientist at Bitly. She has been an active member of Mayor Bloomberg’s Technology and Innovation Advisory Council since 2011. In 2010, she co-founded HackNY, a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a path for talented students to join New York’s creative technical community through events, education, and fellowships. She has also designed statistical models of careers from a resume dataset for Path101, Inc.

Additionally, Mason serves as an advisor to several New York-based startups, including Knod.es, Collective, and MortarData as well as DataKind, a non-profit organization that brings together leading data scientists. She has served as a mentor to Betaspring and TechStars.

Mason holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Grinnell College.

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Data Scientist in Residence

Aug, 2013 - Current   (about 3 years)

Co-Founder, Advisor

Feb 23, 2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
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Company
Nov, 2009
Jul, 2013
Chief Scientist
2008
2010
Research Professor
2008
2009
Scientist
1998
1998
Research Intern

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