October 12, 2012: Career Information Meeting

The eighth annual Career Information Meeting, hosted by the Department of Economics and the IED,  brought together sixteen MA Program alumni with current students for a panel discussion, Q & A session, and a catered reception. The panelists were John Affleck, MA ’00, International Economist – Property & Portfolio Research; Greg Brown, BA/MA ’05, Examiner – US Securities and Exchange Commission; Chanrithea Bun, MA ’11, Project Manager – Commercial Credit Analytics; Eric Cheung, MA ’07, Associate – Cross Asset Marketing team at J.P. Morgan; Brian Herr, BA ’99, Portfolio Manager – Candlewood Structured Credit Hedge Fund; Nicolai Jakobsen, MA ’11, Manager – Energy Intelligence, Power Advocate; Kristina Kelly, BA/MA ’08, Energy Consultant – DNV KEMA; Lily Li, MA ’10, Research Analyst—Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; Darren M. Lowe, MA ’10, Analyst – Nyes Ledge Capital Management, LLC; Emma Lynch, MA ’12, Catastrophe Modeling Analyst – Allstate; Vivek Mani, MA 2005, Manager – Cornerstone Research;  Jessica R. Nicholson, MA ’03, Chief – U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Division of International Technical Cooperation; Faina Rozental, BA/MA ’11, Sales and Training Officer– OECD; Gina Sverdlov, MA ’07, Consumer Insights Analyst – Forrester; Charles Tao, MA ’08, Consulting Analyst – Quintiles Consulting; and Rebecca Wildner, MA ’09, Analyst – Abt Associates, Environment and Resources Division.