Sallie Keller, Ph.D., is Division Director of Social and Decision Analytics, Distinguished Professor in Biocomplexity, and Professor of Public Health Sciences at the University of Virginia. Prior positions include Professor of Statistics and Director of Social and Decision Analytics Laboratory at Virginia Tech; Academic Vice-President and Provost at University of Waterloo; Director of IDA’s Analyses Science and Technology Policy Institute; William and Stephanie Sick Dean of Engineering at Rice University; Head of Statistical Sciences group at Los Alamos National Laboratory, and Professor of Statistics at Kansas State University. She served as member of National Academy of Sciences Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications; Committee on National Statistics; and chaired the Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics. She is fellow of AAAS, elected member of ISI, fellow and past president of the ASA, and member of the JASON advisory group. She holds a Ph.D. in statistics from Iowa State University.