UNC Kenan-Flagler Jewish Business Association
Annual JBA Hanukah Party
Jessica Fischburg and Ira Kaplan, both MBA 2015, wear their ugly sweaters for the Annual JBA Hanukah Party
Hanukah Themed Cakes for the JBA Annual Hanukah Party
Jewish Business Association Celebrates Passover
First and second year MBA students at a Passover social in Chapel Hill.
Mission | Leadership Team
The Jewish Business Association aims to provide Jewish Students at UNC KFBS with an environment to express their Jewish identity through social and cultural events and to be a hub of info for resources available on and off campus.
Jessie Lunk - President
Jessie is excited to be working with a great JBA leadership team this year! She is a double Tar Heel from Chapel Hill who worked in the Durham-Chapel Hill Jewish community for a few years before transitioning to the pharmaceutical industry and then returning to school. Concentrating in Healthcare and Operations Management, she is interning this summer with the Business Process Excellence team at BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina and hoping to work in the healthcare industry in the Triangle after graduation.
Jessica Fischburg -VP of Finance
Jessica is orginally from Norwich, CT and attended Boston University for undergrad. She spent 5 years working in E-commerce and Business Development for family business before coming to Kenan-Flagler. At Kenan-Flagler, Jessica is concentrating in General Management and is the MBASA VP of Communications, a Legacy Rep, and an active member of JBA and KFBS Pride.
Tal Franko - VP of Learning & Development
Tal is proud to be on the Leadership Team of KFBS’ Jewish Business Association. Born and raised in Israel, Tal served in the Israeli army and then studied for a dual degree in Materials engineering and Chemistry at the Technion-Israel institute of Technology. Prior to MBA he worked as a tech consultant for KPMG in Israel and is very interested in the technology industry. He is an avid traveler and enjoys backpacking and hiking.
Matt Schey - VP of Corporate Sponsorship
Before coming to business school, Matt worked for an investment consulting firm in Arlington, Virginia and spent 2 years living and working abroad in Singapore. Matt is focused on general management while at Kenan-Flagler.
Zach Shapiro - VP of Communications
Zach is originally from Western Massachusetts. He graduated from the University of Virginia in 2009 with a degree in Systems Engineering. After school, he worked for Booz Allen Hamilton and Fidelity Investments. He currently lives in Raleigh, and will intern with ScottMadden over the summer.
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