About Us

Meet the brains (brawn and beauty!) behind The Data Mashup!  Two extremely unique individuals whose friendship was formed through a shared love of data visualization and silent disco.

Ann Jackson

Ann Jackson is a cat and logic loving individual dedicated to spreading her contagious enthusiasm for data visualization to the world.  By day she spends her time as a Data Visualization Consultant partnering with data extractors and business users to define and display what is necessary to answer questions.  By night Ann is dedicated to her mission of empowering individuals in the art of data visualization through the use of Tableau.  She’s a co-leader of Phoenix, AZ’s Tableau User Group where she spends time engaging with her local community on all things Tableau.  Ann’s unyielding passion and ambition also take form through the many blog posts, video tutorials, tweets, and public visualizations she posts.  You can find out more about Ann on her personal site: JacksonTwo.com

What’s Ann’s favorite visualization?  Float Plot – invented by Ann!

Christopher Scott

Christopher Scott is a modern day renaissance man.  His interdisciplinary educational background in History, Music, and Psychology allows him to seamlessly connect Tableau’s vision of “helping people see and understand their data” to those he works with.  Christopher is currently seated in the world of Finance and Pharma where he manages a team of Tableau developers.  Not one to be a slacker, Christopher co-leads the Raleigh, NC Tableau User Group that boasts 100+ regular users.

What’s Christopher’s favorite visualization?  Bubble Charts!