Eric Cronstrom
Analytics professional with the technical skills to get the job done, statistical fundamentals to turn data into knowledge, and presentation skills to make that knowledge accessible to everyone.


Assistant Director - Evaluation Data

May 2019 - Present The Governor John Engler Center for Charter Schools Central Michigan University

  • Greatly increased the turn-around time of academic data ETL and performance reporting

Database Administrator

August 2014 - April 2019 Academic and Research Computing Central Michigan University

  • Created reports and analytics dashboards used to manage a $4.5 million library acquisition budget
  • Developed a real-time computer monitoring system to manage a 300 machine computer lab
  • Extended the use of Google Analytics to tell the story of how students conduct research online and demonstrate how the study needs of students change as they progress through their academic careers

Freelance Database Developer

June 2017 - Present Cronco Software LLC

  • Sole owner of Cronco Software LLC
  • Develops databases and applications for self publishing and local businesses
  • Designed and developed an inventory and reporting system for Lease Management INC, modernizing their workflows and use of data


August 2013 - May 2018 Central Michigan University

Courses taught at CMU

  • CPS 180 - Principles of Computer Programming
  • BIS 327 - Web Site Development
  • BIS 638 - Database Management for Business Systems


Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan

Applied Statistics and Analytics, Master of Science
Expected December 2020
Information Systems, Master of Science
Awarded May 2014
Computer Science, Bachelor of Science
Awarded May 2012

Additional Accomplishments

  • Presented at the 2018 Amigos "Wrangling Library Data" conference.
  • Chair - Libraries' Data Committee
  • Member - University's iBPM Governance Committee
  • Member - Libraries' User Experience Committee


  • Data Analytics

    • Statistics
    • Visualization Design
    • R Programming
    • SAS Programming
    • Minitab 17
    • Power BI
    • Excel
  • Data Management

    • Data Modeling
    • Database Design
    • SQL Programming
    • Microsoft SQL Server Administration
  • System Analysis and Design

    • Application Design
    • System Integration Design
    • Requirements Analysis
    • Interface Design
    • Usability Testing
  • Object Oriented Programming

    • C#, Java, VB.NET, JavaScript
    • Web Development
    • Windows Forms Development
    • Android App Development
  • Scripting and Automation

    • Python
    • PowerShell
    • SQL Server Agent
    • SQL Server Integration Services
    • Data ETL
  • Communication

    • Professional Writing
    • Presentations
    • Online Collaboration Tools
    • Class Instruction