Branden DuPont is a data analyst at the Medical College of Wisconsin. His work revolves around using data and analytics to address social problems with a focus on public safety as well as criminal and civil justice policy. Branden holds a bachelor degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee. He has also finished an Executive Program in Applied Data Analytics offered collaboratively between the University of Chicago, the University of Maryland, and New York University (NYU). A couple completed projects while at MCW include developing an automated method to conduct recidivism analysis and creating an interactive, parcel-based map dashboard identifying problem properties in the City of Milwaukee.
He resides in Bayview, Milwaukee and more often than not bikes to work - even during the harsh and unforgiving Wisconsin winters.