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Graduate Program: Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Industry: Human Resources

Graduation Year 2019

Country: United States

Languages: English


My Background: I am a goal-oriented person who enjoys interacting with people and has a passion for new ideas. I was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. In 2008, I was offered a merit based scholarship to attend the University of Arizona. Post graduation with a Bachelor's of Science in Public Administration, I decided to join the military. I've served 4 years in the United States Navy as a Machinist on a submarine. After an honorable discharge from the military, I've decided to attend a University with one of the best MBA programs in the world.

My Experience at Willamette MBA: My experience at Willamette has been magnificent. When I arrived to campus, I was welcomed with a warm and exciting attitude. The peers I have engaged with are social and intellectual as well as involved greatly around campus. The professors at Willamette care about your personal as well as your professional life. During my time at Willamette, I have made great networking connections that I know will last a lifetime.

My Future Goals: After graduating from Willamette with my MBA, I plan to work for a large company in HR/Operations. My goals consists of making every work environment that I am involved with a great place for every employee. I hope to help shape the workforce of the current and future generations to where people enjoy coming to work. Employees are the backbone of most if not all companies and should be treated as such.