Darren Catalano is the vice president of Analytics at UMUC. He leads the university’s strategic analysis efforts, facilitates data-driven decision making, and directs the predictive analytics program focused on improving student success.
Mr. Catalano oversees the Office of Analytics, which partners with key university stakeholders to evaluate performance metrics, analyze trends and monitor progress toward strategic and operational goals. His responsibilities include managing the data analysis, business intelligence and data warehousing functions at UMUC.
Prior to joining UMUC in 2011, Mr. Catalano ran the Business Intelligence department at Rosetta Stone, where he built new analytics functions into finance, accounting, sales, marketing and customer operations. He began his career as an analyst for Verizon Communications (formerly Bell Atlantic) before working as a management consultant across multiple industries. Mr. Catalano earned a BA in Economics from the University of Virginia.