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.