Jared Studyvin joined WEST in as a research biometrician. Jared received his B.S in Mathematics and Statistics in 2009 and his Ph.D. in Statistics in 2015 from the University of Wyoming. His dissertation is on Factor Analytic models. He has considerable experience consulting with clients and working with real data. He brings the practical knowledge and experience to communicate with clients in a meaningful way. Jared’s primary goal when consulting is to find the best match between statistical analysis and the client’s research question. His research interests include measurement theory, variance covariance matrix decomposition, multivariate statistics, and statistical education.