Stanley Sayanka, Nakuru (Kenya) is an undergraduate student at Egerton University, Nakuru. He is an aspiring machine learning researcher, passionate about using data and artificial intelligence in solving societal challenges. He is particularly interested in using data and modeling to solve challenges related to education and financial access in Kenya. He is currently a research intern and model developer at Consuldata and Research Centre (CRC) where he partners with businesses to aid data-enabled decision making. As an EquiTech scholar he hopes to explore applications of new datasets (like data from social media and voice data) to address policy-relevant questions.