I am currently working with an NGO in rural Sub-Saharan Africa on creating a market for soybeans to incentivize sustainable farming practices. I spent the first 2.5 years of my career leading the successful restructuring of a large bankrupt US commercial dairy farm. On the side, I’m a classical violinist and teach music at an after-school program.
Undergrad School: Cornell University
Undergrad Major: Agriculture & Animal Science
Age: 25, Ethnicity: White
Extracurriculars: Music Teacher, and a Classical Violinist.
Title: Agribusiness & Economic Developer
Industry: Nonprofit / B-Corp
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Title: Farm Manager
Length of Employment: 2 yrs, 3 mos
Big Life Wins:
Seeing a multilingual team of 7 work past their differences and overcome major obstacles together at work.
Post MBA Goal:
I’m passionate about agriculture & want to use an MBA to move into the investments side of agriculture.