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UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Alumni Ambassadors

Sometimes the best way to understand the challenge and opportunity that lies ahead in the Evening MBA Program is to talk to alumni. The individuals listed below have generously volunteered for you to contact them with any questions you have regarding the program. Give them a call or send them an email. Please keep in mind that they may need several days to respond, depending on their home, work, or travel schedules. If you need an answer sooner, please contact Holly Rice, Evening MBA Program Director.

Dave Buckley, Class of 2012
Sr. Manager, Contract Operations
GlaxoSmithKline
Durham, NC
Contact Dave
Maria De Los Angeles, Class of 2012
Business Consulting Specialist
Merck
Raleigh, NC
Contact Maria
Jeff Duncan, Class of 2012
Financial Analyst
Lenovo
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jeff
Stephen Farrell, Class of 2012
Business Analyst
Cisco
Raleigh, NC
Contact Stephen
John Flagg, Class of 2012
Enterprise Sales Manager
Microsoft
Raleigh, NC
Contact John
John Matthews, Class of 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Red Hat
Wake Forest, NC
Contact John
Ali Ousmanou, Class of 2012
Associate Dir. of Clinical Services
United Therapeutics
Durham, NC
Contact Ali
Derek Ross, Class of 2012
Self-employed
Durham, NC
Contact Derek
Rodney Scott, Class of 2012
Research Analyst
Peconic Partners
Raleigh, NC
Contact Rodney
Emily Smith, Class of 2012
CEO
Smith Equipment, LLC
Raleigh, NC
Contact Emily
Erika Stinson, Class of 2012
Product Manager
Genworth Financial
Raleigh, NC
Contact Erika
Brian Top, Class of 2012
Operations Manager
NC Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance
Raleigh, NC
Contact Brian
Ed Brewer, Class of 2011
Gen. Mngr. Fleet Operations
Duke Energy
Durham, NC
Contact Ed
Hardy Butler, Class of 2011
Vice President
Enterprise Distribution
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Hardy 
Jon Carlson, Class of 2011
Senior Consultant
Quintiles
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jon
Britni Coble, Class of 2011
Worldwide Marketing Manager
IBM Raleigh, NC
Contact Britni
Julia Davis, Class of 2011
Transaction Manager
Jones Land LaSalle
Washington, DC
Contact Julia
Krishna Kanakasapapathi,
Class of 2011
Senior Product Manager
Cisco Systems Inc.
Cary, NC
Contact Krishna
Patrick McGowan, Class of 2011
Product Manager
IBM
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Patrick
Tolga Musa, Class of 2011
Senior Manager of Validation
Biogen Idec.
Morrisville, NC
Contact Tolga
Rich O’Connor, Class of 2011
Program Director
IBM
Cary, NC
Contact Rich
Scott Owens, Class of 2011
Sr. Solutions Architect
EMC/Isilon
Auburn, WA
Contact Scott
Christine Stephens, Class of 2011
Senior Manager Professional Services
Allscripts
Raleigh, NC
Contact Christine
Jennifer Schneider, Class of 2010
Executive Customer Representative
Merck
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jennifer
Chris House, Class of 2010
Technology Program Manager
HTC
Raleigh, NC
Contact Chris
Karen Smith, Class of 2010
HR Generalist
Cree
Raleigh, NC
Contact Karen
Maria Powers, Class of 2009
Operations Director, Global Health Group
RTI International
Durham, NC
Contact Maria
Derrick Thompson, Class of 2009
WW Could Business Development Manager
IBM
Durham, NC
Contact Derrick
Angela Walker, Class of 2009
Business Analyst Lead
XS, Inc.
Durham, NC
Contact Angela
Toland Barfield, Class of 2008
Account Manager
GE Healthcare
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Toland
Susan Kushins, Class of 2008
Global Marketing Manager
Given Imaging
Jones Creek, GA
Contact Susan
 Jason Liner, Class of 2008
Product Marketing Director
SciQuest
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jason
Chethan Ram, Class of 2008
Managing Consultant
HCL-Axon
Apex, BC
Contact Chethan
Niranjan Thakur, Class of 2008
IT Director
Quintiles
Cary, NC
Contact Niranjan
Stuart Allen, Class of 2007
Product Management
Schwab Performance Technologies
Cary, NC
Contact Stuart
Mike Beeler, Class of 2007
Materials Manager
Burt’s Bees
Raleigh, NC
Contact Mike
Bryce Chaney, Class of 2007
Senior Account Manager
Aptuit - SSCI
Swansboro, NC
Contact Bryce
Daniel Chew, Class of 2007
Global Commodity Manager
BioMerieux
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Daniel
James Cornicelli, Class of 2007
Director of Business Development
Salix Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Apex, NC
Contact James
Jennifer Durbin, Class of 2007
Information Security Officer
RTI International
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jennifer
Rocco Ferraro, Class of 2007
CFO
Ward Leonard Electric Company
Raleigh, NC
Contact Rocco
Kevin Gracely, Class of 2007
Finance Manager
Cisco
Raleigh, NC
Contact Kevin
Russ Jenkins, Class of 2007
ThinkServer Product Manager
Lenovo
Durham, NC
Contact Russ
Christian Nimsch, Class of 2007
Senior Director Patient Engagement
Quintiles
Raleigh, NC
Contact Christian
Deidra Peacock, Class of 2007
Senior Portfolio Manager, Health Care
SAS
Youngsville, NC
Contact Deidra
Billy Phillips, Class of 2007
Supply Chain Director
BRICA, Inc.
Morresville, NC
Contact Billy
Mark Scullion, Class of 2007
Director, Functional Solutions
Quintiles
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Mark
Slava Silivra, Class of 2007
Manager Analysis and Sales Services
FedEx
Durham, NC
Contact Slava
Harris Vaughan, Class of 2007
Principal
Ekcle & Vaughn
Raleigh, NC
Contact Harris
Sumit Vohra, Class of 2007
CEO & Chief Drinking Officer
Lonerider Brewing Company
Raleigh, NC
Contact Sumit
Jai Singh Arun, Class of 2006
Director, Solutions and Portfolio
Unisys
Morrisville, NC
Contact Jai Singh
 Neil D’Cruz, Class of 2006
Medical Director
UCB-Schwarz
Chapel Hill, NC
Contact Neil
Kanton Reynolds, Class of 2006
Senior Manager
IBM
Durham, NC
Contact Kanton
Justin Helmig, Class of 2005
VP of Marketing
Strikelon
Raleigh, NC
Contact Justin
Jennifer Reel, Class of 2005
Recruiting Manager
Clarkston Consulting
Raleigh, NC
Contact Jennifer
 

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