Connect with a Student Ambassador

MBA Ambassadors - Class of 2023

Ambassadors are current MBA students selected to represent Marshall and be a resource for future students. They are here to help applicants learn more about Marshall MBA programs, answer questions about the student experience, and much more. 

We encourage applicants to contact our ambassadors as it is one of the best ways to learn about USC Marshall! Click on any of the links below to view their profile and contact information.

EJ Barrios

Previous Industry & Function: Corporate Finance (FP&A)
Intended Industry & Function: Consulting
Hometown: Oxnard, CA

Rehan Bholat

Previous Industry & Function: Education - High School Social Science Teacher
Intended Industry & Function: Strategy Consulting
Hometown: Torrance, California

Sai Sreeja Chalamalasetty

Previous Industry & Function: Fin-Tech Industry - Software Engineer
Intended Industry & Function: Technology - Product Management/Strategy
Hometown: Hyderabad, India

Kara Dismuke

Previous Industry & Function: Aerospace (Finance); Education (High School Teacher)
Intended Industry & Function: Consulting/Strategy/Finance
Hometown: Orange, CA

Karthik Ezhilvannan

Previous Industry & Function: Retail & CPG - Data Science
Intended Industry & Function: Technology - Product Management
Hometown: Pondicherry, India

Aaron Farkas

Previous Industry & Function: Corporate Finance - Valuations
Intended Industry & Function: Investment Banking
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Fabian Flatz

Previous Industry & Function: Software (Startups) & Operations and Product Management
Intended Industry & Function: Venture Capital, Investment Banking or Strategy in Startups
Hometown: Feldkirch, Austria

Gayatri Ganapathy

Previous Industry & Function: Human Resources, Tech and Non-Profit
Intended Industry & Function: Healthcare or Consulting, Strategy
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Alexis Geh

Previous Industry & Function: Luxury Retail - Buying
Intended Industry & Function: Sports - Corporate Partnerships
Hometown: San Francisco, CA

Tomas Hilliard-Arce

Previous Industry & Function: Professional Soccer Player
Intended Industry & Function: Sports Industry/Tech
Hometown: Charlotte, NC

Jill Johnson

Previous Industry & Function: Real Estate & Operations
Intended Industry & Function: Tech & HR
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ

Wangying (Wayne) Lin

Previous Industry & Function: Consulting, Business Operation
Intended Industry & Function: Consulting or Investment
Hometown: Shanghai, China

Rui (Linda) Luo

Previous Industry & Function: Ecommerce, Accounting
Intended Industry & Function: Consulting
Hometown: Shanghai, China

Yifan (Anna) Ma

Previous Industry & Function: Investment Management/Equity Analyst
Intended Industry & Function: Healthcare/Corporate Finance
Hometown: Shijiazhuang, China

David McGarey

Previous Industry & Function: Healthcare Software, Technical Solutions Engineer
Intended Industry & Function: HealthTech, Product Manager
Hometown: Flagstaff, Arizona

Zhixing (Simon) Meng

Previous Industry & Function: Tech Industry, Software Engineering
Intended Industry & Function: Tech Industry, Product Management
Hometown: Shaoxing, Zhejiang Province, China

Leigh Miller

Previous Industry & Function: Financial Services - Global Risk Management
Intended Industry & Function: Hospitality or Retail - Organization Development or Transformation/Change Management
Hometown: Fort Myers, Florida

Nopparat (Memie) Monsintorn

Previous Industry & Function: Family Business: Packaging Manufacturer; Finance (M&A) and Legal
Intended Industry & Function: Packaging or Logistics, Finance
Hometown: Bangkok, Thailand

Renu Mulay

Previous Industry & Function: Professional Services - Tax Consulting, Auditing, Accounting
Intended Industry & Function: Financial Services - Corporate Finance
Hometown: Pune, Maharashtra, India

Patrick Kerr Nogueira Mendes

Previous Industry & Function: Strategy Consulting & Venture Capital
Intended Industry & Function: Venture Capital
Hometown: Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

Nkem Nwogu

Previous Industry & Function: Government/Non-Profit
Intended Industry & Function: Consulting/Strategy
Hometown: Abuja, Nigeria

Adewale Oduye

Previous Industry & Function: Law, Education
Intended Industry & Function: Education, Entertainment, Entrepreneurship, Technology, Venture Capital
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY

Brody Patterson

Previous Industry & Function: Local Government/Community Development
Intended Industry & Function: Consumer Packaged Goods / Brand Management
Hometown: Fresno, CA

Hongmei Qin

Previous Industry & Function: Manufacturing, General Management
Intended Industry & Function: Strategy Consulting
Hometown: China

Allison Siu

Previous Industry & Function: Retail & Merchandising
Intended Industry & Function: Technology & Product Strategy/Product Management
Hometown: San Francisco, CA