Brandon A. Roberts, Ph.D. is a banking industry economist and president of Premier Insights, Inc., a research-consulting firm he founded in 1995. The company is an analytical and strategic consulting firm specializing in econometric and statistical analyses for the financial industry, Fair Lending and CRA consulting, and other research and analytical services. The firm works with institutions of all sizes assisting them with addressing regulatory challenges that require statistical analysis or modeling and other data analytics. Brandon is also the president and founder of Radiant Lending Technologies, LLC, a company he launched in 2014. Radiant provides software to manage loan pricing and underwriting for community banks along with analytical tools. Brandon holds a Doctor of Philosophy from the School of Economic, Political and Policy Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas.