UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Shaping Leaders, Driving Results

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Meet Our Alumni



Annie Bing

Evening MBA Class of 2010

Title: Director, Strategic Development

Company: PPD, Inc. - Morrisville, NC

"Before the program, most of my work involved individual research. Now, I’m leading teams! I’ve also led multiple strategic planning projects at both the corporate and business unit level."

Dennis Docherty

Weekend MBA Class of 2005

Title: Director, Worldwide Marketing Services, Construction and Forestry Division

Company: Deere & Company - Moline, IL

"Earning my MBA was one of the most challenging experiences of my life – and one of the most rewarding. The folks at UNC understood that business is about managing relationships."

Marty Uczen

Weekend MBA Class of 2009

Title: Corporate Strategy Director

Company: Duke Energy - Charlotte, NC

"When I looked around at others in my organization who were successful in their careers, I realized there were some gaps I needed to fill - particularly in finance, strategy and operations. Earning an MBA helped me round out those areas."

Avi Bhagtani

OneMBA Class of 2010

Title: Manager, Global Software Services

Company: Broadcom Corporation - Raleigh, NC

"If you look at today’s globalized business world, there’s no way you can have a single-dimensional approach. OneMBA made sense to me."


Ryan Yorkery

Evening MBA Class of 2011

Title: Program Manager

Company: Fidelity Investments - Cary, NC

"I really liked UNC’s curriculum. I was specifically drawn to the plethora of elective courses they offer. And the faculty was amazing."

Mike Harley

OneMBA Class of 2010

Title: Group Director, Business Development

Company: The Coca-Cola Company - Atlanta, GA

" I learned more from working with global teams than I ever expected – from setting up a global conference call to understanding the impact of cultural differences."

Amit Singh

Evening MBA Class of 2003

Title: Founder and CEO

Company: Spectraforce Technologies, Inc. - Raleigh, NC

"This was a life-changing experience for me. When I arrived, I was reluctant to speak up, but the leadership development class helped me change how I interact with others."

Tesa Oechsle

OneMBA Class of 2006

Title: CFO

Company: Lord Corporation - Apex, NC

"As CFO, you’re sitting at the table with all the players - technical, legal, human resources, marketing, sales, and operations. My MBA gave me the skills and confidence to lead all these different business functions toward financial success."


Patrick McGowan

Evening MBA Class of 2011

Title: Product Manager

Company: IBM LotusLive - Research Triangle Park, NC

"Every time you have the chance to apply an assignment to your work, take it! When you apply what you learn to your job, it benefits everyone. "

Gianluigi Moroni

Weekend MBA Class of 2011

Title: Senior Director, Business Development

Company: bioMerieux SA - Lyon, France

"The MBA gave me exposure to the aspects of business. This helped me develop a more strategic approach to problem solving, and expanded my career options."

Connie Benton

Weekend MBA Class of 2010

Title: Exchange Negotiator

Company: ExxonMobil - Washington, D.C.

"Pursuing my MBA demonstrated my ability to successfully manage multiple situations: work, family, and EMBA. Just prior to graduating, I was offered a promotion. The UNC MBA was definitely a solid investment."

Ed Robinson

OneMBA Class of 2009

Title: Vice President, Operations Analytics & Support

Company: Genworth Mortgage Insurance Corporation - Raleigh, NC

"In OneMBA, I learned to look at business more strategically. I no longer just analyze the numbers and facts. I think about where we want to go and how we can build a solid roadmap to get there."