Peter Polito is a geologist with experience in mechanical and electrical engineering. Polito helps customers solve complex problems using data analysis and visualization. Prior to joining JMP, he spent more than 10 years as an Engineering Research Scientist and Lab Director at the Flemings Research Lab at The University of Texas at Austin, where he and his staff worked with scientists worldwide to answer scientific questions through experimental design and discovery. His research has been published in numerous professional journals and featured in popular media, including The Science Show on Australian Broadcasting Corporation National Radio and the UT Jackson School’s Fueling the Future. Before joining SAS, Polito founded the men’s grooming company The Bearded Savant, where he used JMP design of experiments capabilities to help formulate grooming products.