Sam Royston

Sam Royston

Director of Engineering

Sam Royston led the design and development of the original VoteShield MVP and before that, held positions as a Machine Learning Engineer at Breather Inc. and at R/GA NY. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Lewis & Clark college and an MS in Computer Science from the Courant Institute at NYU where he completed research in VR data visualization and applied machine learning for mobile health.

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