Ian Patterson is the Analytics Manager for Leadership Newark. In his role, Ian is responsible for creating effective strategies to collect data, analyze information, conduct research and implement analytics solutions for the programs and services offered by the organization. He also provides the technical support and updates for the Leadership Newark website and alumni portal. He is also responsible for sharing and recommending new industry insights and business data/models for improved methods of operations.

Ian is also a Martial Arts Instructor in the unique art form of Ving Tsun. Prior to joining Leadership Newark, Ian served as a licensed insurance professional advising and servicing a strong customer base in all aspects of the industry. He also has been engaged in community organizing focused on equity and justice of environmental issues.