FRG Consultants Earn SAS Programmer Certifications

Chelsea Leighton and Mat Snyder, consultants for the Financial Risk Group, have earned professional certifications from SAS. The designation proves their expertise in SAS programming.

Chelsea Leighton is now a SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS® 9. To pass the rigorous examination, she had to prove her knowledge of accessing data, creating data structures, managing data and generating reports. Ms. Leighton, a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, joined FRG in 2014.

Mat Snyder is now a SAS Certified Advanced Programmer for SAS® 9. Advanced Certification credentials confirm robust expertise on tasks such as using advanced DATA step programming statements; demonstrating efficiency techniques for solving complex problems; writing and interpreting SAS SQL code; and creating and using the SAS MACRO facility. Mr. Snyder, a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, joined the company in 2014.