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UNC Kenan-Flagler Health Care Club

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Mission

Our mission is to give MBA students – pursuing a variety of functional roles – education, networking opportunities, and job-finding skills, so they can succeed in the health care industry.

Leadership Team

Taylor Henning Taylor Henning - President

Taylor Henning is pursuing a concentration in operations and an enrichment in health care. Prior to returning business school she worked in health care consulting, implementing initiatives to save costs and improve efficiency in hospitals across the country. Taylor is a "double Tar Heel," having earned her Bachelor's of Science in Health Policy and Management from UNC'S Gillings School of Global Public Health. She is incredibly excited to work with a passionate and talented team to help equip UNC Kenan-Flagler students with the resources, opportunities, and support necessary to be successful in the health care industry.

Contact: Taylor_Henning@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


FinckeHannah Fincke - VP of Learning & Development

Hannah is pursuing general management at Kenan-Flagler after spending 4 years in Practice Operations at Iora Health in Boston. After graduation, Hannah intends to be in a general management role at a health care company where her work touches patients directly. Graduating from Bates College in Maine, Hannah is excited to be in a new area of the country, but spends her time outside of class dreaming about lobster rolls and bright fall foliage.

Contact: Hannah_Fincke@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


DeMarcusGlenn DeMarcus - VP of Finance

Glenn DeMarcus is studying finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship in health care. Before business school, he worked for Aon Hewitt where he consulted with large employers on a wide variety of health care and employee benefit issues which sparked his interest in finding ways to make health care work better. He graduated from Vanderbilt University with majors in Human & Organizational Development and Political Science.

Contact: Glenn_Demarcus@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


HargroveOriana Hargrove - VP of Communications

Oriana is attending Kenan-Flagler because the school’s health care focus supports her goal of improving patient care after school. After spending her childhood in central Virginia, she completed undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia and spent seven years in communications consulting in Washington, D.C. This year, she is excited to enhance the Health Care Club’s communications platforms and help her classmates succeed.

Contact: Oriana_Hargrove@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


KernSteve Kern - VP of Alumni and Corporate Relations

Steve has spent the past 6 years in health care and is continuing his studies in Health Care and Marketing. After obtaining a Biomedical Engineering degree from UVA, Steve joined Epic Systems as an implementation consultant. After 3 freezing winters in Wisconsin, Steve transitioned to then-startup Privia Health in Washington, DC where he led the market entry into NY State. Steve will be joining Amgen’s Commercial Leadership Program internship this summer. In his free time, Steve enjoys live music, golf, and scuba diving.

Contact: Steven_Kern@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


VeraDelphis Vera - VP of International Experience

Delphis Vera is from Lima, Peru and completed his MD degree at Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Delphis is a public health specialist and he holds a master of science degree in Clinical Epidemiology with a focus on quantitative methods from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia and a post-graduate diploma in Applied Statistics from Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru. Prior to Kenan-Flagler, Delphis worked for the US Naval Medical Research Unit No. 6 leading the Biomedical Informatics Department and then worked for Roche Pharmaceuticals as the Country Study Manager for Chile, Peru and Ecuador. Delphis is pursuing a double concentration in marketing and operations with an enrichment in Health Care. In his free time, he enjoys playing the drums and spending time with his family.

Contact: Delphis_Vera@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


WinsteadHill Winstead- VP of University Engagement

Hill Winstead is pursuing general management with an enrichment in health care, as well as an MSPH in Health Policy and Management from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. After graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill with a degree in History, Hill worked for three years for a health insurer as an internal management consultant. Last summer, after his first year of Public Health School, Hill completed an internship in federal government affairs at a health insurance trade association in Washington, DC. A North Carolina native, Hill spent two years working as an EMT with Wake County EMS in Raleigh, NC and is a licensed private pilot.

Contact: Hill_Winstead@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


KhouryKristen Khoury - VP of Diversity and Student Engagement

Kristen joins the UNC Kenan-Flagler class of 2019 in the Operations Management concentration with an enrichment in Health Care and Entrepreneurship. She spent the last few years working in Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs for medical imaging devices at GE Health Care. Kristen graduated from the University of Miami in 2013 with a Masters and Bachelors in Biomedical Engineering. She is using her time at UNC to learn more about the start up world and switch out of a career in engineering.


DolanTJ Dolan - VP of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

TJ Dolan is exploring his passion for the intersection of business, technology, and science by pursuing concentrations in consulting, entrepreneurship, and an enrichment in health care. Prior to business school, TJ spent four years at Deloitte Consulting where he helped federal organizations streamline their business processes and improve user experience on a global scale. He graduated from Loyola University Maryland in 2013 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Systems. TJ loves all things about Philadelphia, ice hockey, and podcasts.

Contact: TJ_Dolan@kenan-flagler.unc.edu


HarrikissoonDamion Harrikissoon - Co-VP of Health Care Case Competition


Damion Harrikissoon is pursuing a concentration in operations and an enrichment in health care. Prior to Kenan-Flagler, Damion worked in the market research industry where he focused on helping health care clients further their strategic business and communications objectives using data-driven insights. He graduated from Columbia University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics.


KenyonSarah Kenyon - Co-VP of Health Care Case Competition

Sarah Kenyon is pursuing a concentration in corporate finance with an enrichment in health care. Prior to UNC Kenan-Flagler, Sarah worked as a congressional aide for Congresswoman Adams in Washington, D.C. Sarah graduated from Wake Forest University in 2014 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics.




Taylor BogartTaylor Bogart - Co-VP of Health Care Conference

Taylor Bogart is pursuing a concentration in corporate finance with an enrichment in health care. Prior to pursuing a MBA, she worked as a consultant for EY identifying performance improvement strategies for health care clients. Taylor is a double Tar Heel, where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Policy and Management from the Gillings School of Global Public Health.




Morrow HeardMorrow Heard - Co-VP of Health Care Conference

Morrow Heard is pursuing a concentration in marketing and an enrichment in health care. Prior to pursuing an MBA, she spent 2 years working in reputation management for HCA Health Care in Nashville, TN. She graduated from the University of Alabama in 2015 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Management.



Membership Benefits

The Health Care Club puts on the largest, student-run conference at UNC Kenan-Flagler each year and sponsors a variety of networking and company events. We also seek to understand student interests each year and find compelling speakers and education events to match those interests. Membership benefits include, but are not limited to:

  • Annual UNC Kenan-Flagler Health Care Conference: annual conference and alumni awards dinner with over 400 attendees and 12 sponsoring companies.

  • NJ-area career trek: student-led trip to visit 3-4 health care companies in and around New Jersey and Philadelphia.

  • RTP-area career trek: student-led trip to visit 3 health care companies in and around the Research Triangle Park area in Durham, NC.

  • Recruiting preparation: book of previous year’s internship opportunities, strategy sessions, 1:1 support, interview-preparation student panel, office hours to prepare for specific companies.

  • Function-specific company speakers: lunchtime guest speakers and panels from companies that hire MBAs. We focus sessions on one specific functional area including marketing, consulting, finance, general management, and operations.

  • Health Care Entrepreneurship speakers: lunchtime guest speakers from local start-ups, VC firms, and related organizations that talk about getting into health care entrepreneurship.

  • Case competitions: annual participation in 2-4 health care case competitions, including the Humana Health Care Case Competition (http://www.humanacasecompetition.com/).

  • Company tailgates and happy hours: social events hosted by companies that recruit MBAs.

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