Current title/organization: Senior Engineering Manager, Cisco Systems
Q: Why did you choose the NC State Jenkins MBA program for your graduate education?
A: NC State has a very respected brand in the engineering fields. I am a Raleigh resident and am often surrounded by Wolfpack members. Lastly my husband graduated from NC State and speaks highly of the professors.
Q: How did your experience in the program contribute to your professional achievements and successes?
A: While my experience in the program was not motivated by promotional or seeking a job change I have gained professional recognition for taking on the challenge and thus career advancement doors have opened up for me to explore.
Q: What did you enjoy most about your time in the Jenkins MBA program?
A: I enjoyed building new relationships with like-minded individuals seeking academic challenges.
Q: What advice do you have for prospective Jenkins MBA students?
A: Use your network within the MBA program to have meaningful conversations about your personal and professional goals to understand if there are mutually beneficial opportunities.