Elisabeth Goodman

Name: Elisabeth Goodman

Graduation Year: May 2019

Undergrad institution and degree: UNC Charlotte - Psychology

Favorite Place in Charlotte: Discovery Place

Hometown: Charlotte, NC    

Dream Job:  Human Resource Management and Non-Profit Founder

Master of Science in Management
M.S. in Management alumna, Elisabeth Goodman, says she enjoyed watching her colleagues grow throughout the program. “We started out as strangers and ended up as family.”

What degree did you pursue and why?

I pursued a Master of Science in Management degree to supplement my psychology degree with business management skills.

Why did you choose the Belk College of Business over others?

UNC Charlotte has provided a safe haven for me to grow and become the best I can be.

What activities were you involved in when not working/studying?

Volunteering with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools; obtaining certifications (BB&T Emerging Leaders Certification; CPCC Non-Profit Development Seminar Series)

What was the best part of your academic experience? Is there a particular “a-ha moment” that stayed with you after you graduated?

The people I came in contact with were so passionate and motivated to make things better in various ways.

How would you describe the Belk College of Business to someone considering a master’s program?

I would describe Belk College of Business as a place where amazing people and ideas come together.

Is there a faculty member who serves as your mentor and who positively influenced your path?

Dr. Carol Stivender; Dr. Sunil Erevelles

How has the Belk College of Business assisted in your career growth?

It has given me the tools I can use to succeed moving forward.

What is your most important piece of advice to an incoming graduate student?

Stay focused and show integrity at all times.

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