UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Shaping Leaders, Driving Results

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Meet Our Students



Chau Mai

MBA 2012

Raised in: Southern California

"UNC Kenan-Flagler was a safe place, in which I could take risks, fail, and learn from those mistakes in order to succeed after graduation."

Anthony Lewis

MBA 2010

Raised in: New York, NY

"When you come to a place that's genuine, that means something. It's the Kenan-Flagler way."

Christian Robinson

MBA 2011

Born in: Ft. Gordon, Georgia

"I am excited about the resources here at UNC Kenan-Flagler such as the Applied Investment Management class, Capital Markets Lab and Investment Management club to help me prepare for a position within a portfolio management capacity."

Maital Guttman

MBA 2013

Born in: Israel

Raised in: North Carolina

"The UNC Kenan-Flagler experience extends beyond the two years at school, and instead is a lifelong community. "


Zac Frost

MBA 2010

"UNC Kenan-Flagler was very welcoming to me and my family. I felt like we had a support network, and it started before we even arrived."

Maggie Wu

MBA 2011

Born in: Zhengzhou, China

"The Leadership Initiative opportunity for feedback from executive coaches provides an excellent platform for students to learn and prepare to lead more effectively."

Jeb Terry

MBA 2011

Born in: Dallas, Texas

"One of the great things about UNC Kenan-Flagler is that you are encouraged to explore career options. I am currently exploring Private Wealth Management, Private Equity and Venture Capital, Real Estate Development and Investment and Entrepreneurship. "

Juan Lopez

MBA 2010

Born in: La Coruna, Spain

"I was initially very attracted to Kenan-Flagler's curriculum design. The variety of elective courses allows me to tailor my choices when looking at post-MBA career goals."


Spencer Hall

MBA 2010

Born in: Knoxville, Tenn.

"The entrepreneurship program is excellent and offers top-notch training and opportunities."

Preetesh Kantak

MBA 2012

Born in: Toronto, Canada

Raised in: Fargo, North Dakota

"UNC Kenan-Flagler seemed unique in that I felt no one would micromanage my education, and that my experience would truly be a function of what I made it."

Jen Tackett

MBA 2010

"UNC Kenan-Flagler has changed me. I’m more confident as a woman. It taught me how to identify my intrinsic marketing talents and to develop and employ my network in the job search."

Aeisha Williams

MBA 2010

Born in: Kansas City, MO

"I truly was amazed by the culture here. The caliber of the class is phenomenal, and there’s so much to learn from our peers."


Annie Evans

MBA 2011

Born in: Baltimore, Maryland

Raised in: Jacksonville, Florida

"I chose UNC Kenan-Flagler because I want to dedicate my career to developing communities that embody the triple bottom line: profitability, sustainability, and social responsibility."

Jeremiah Myers

MBA 2013

Raised in: Columbia, South Carolina

"Leaders of today must have skills beyond the technical, and UNC Kenan-Flagler’s leadership platform is the best at building those other critical abilities."

Michel Lusakueno

MBA 2010

Born in: Congo

"You need the kind of teamwork we are exposed to here in order to get through the rigor of this experience."

Ying Wu

MBA 2010

Born in: Shanghai, China

"The Career Management Center helps the international students with one-on-one consulting and getting accustomed to the area and U.S. culture."


Daniel Valenzuela

MBA 2012

Raised in: Huntington Beach, California

"UNC Kenan-Flagler excels at providing students a flexible curriculum with specific courses and career opportunities unique to the school, such as in Real Estate and Sustainable Enterprise. "

Tracy Xiang

MBA 2013

Raised in: Shandong, China

"As an international student, I benefited significantly from the culture sessions designed to help us learn the American culture and adjust to the new environment easier."

Micaela Maxwell

MBA 2010

Raised in: Keene, N.H.

"As I have explored my career options, I have had the chance to engage with alumni and have found the alumni community invaluable."

Alena Pisarcyk

MBA 2011

Born in: Russia

Raised in: Minsk, Belarus

"The alumni and current student network has been invaluable. Meeting with alumni makes me feel a part of a big supportive UNC Kenan-Flagler community."


Keith Beverly

MBA 2011

Born in: Washington, DC

"The network undoubtedly is a differentiator for UNC Kenan-Flagler. Alumni frequently return to campus to share their experiences during events such as Securities Industry Day or The Alpha Challenge. They often describe their time at UNC as 'one of the best experiences' of their lives."

Ellen Pennow

MBA 2013

Raised in: Green Bay, Wisconsin

"I had many reasons for choosing UNC Kenan-Flagler, but the biggest draw for me was the quality of the student body. When I visited campus as a prospective student, every UNC Kenan-Flagler representative I met was exceptionally friendly, intellectually curious, and motivated to make a difference on a large scale."

Kristin Wong

MBA 2010

Born in: Boston, Mass.

Raised in: Chapel Hill, NC

"As part of the Premier Fellows Program, I have access to networking, recruiting, and leadership activities that have opened many doors for me."

Caitlin Leary

MBA 2012

Raised in: Buffalo, New York

"I found both my internship and full-time position through Kenan-Flagler alumni, and look forward to being a resource to future students as I start my career."