R. Chase Sawyer is a supervisory survey statistician in the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey Office. In this role, Chase ensures data users have the best possible information about the American Community Survey (ACS) through his presentations to varying audiences, providing customer support, and creating data visualizations about ACS data. He received various awards for his data visualization work at the Census Bureau, including first place at the recent Census Viz-a-thon.
Chase earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University-Idaho. He also has a master’s degree from Arizona State University in public administration and a master’s certificate in project management from George Washington University.