Mr. Med Device Manufacturing

About Me:

Graduated from Pitt and worked in Pharma/Med device manufacturing in roles of increasing responsibility over the past 6 years. Currently working in frontline production leadership reporting to shift supervisor. In my free time, I enjoy watching Philadelphia sports teams, traveling, and spending time with my family.


Undergrad School: Pitt

Undergrad Major: Biological Sciences

GPA: 2.9

GRE: 326

Age: 28,  Ethnicity: White


Work History:

Title: Process Leader

Industry: Manufacturing

Company: Fortune 500

Length of Employment: 1 yr

Title: Production Biochemist

Industry: Manufacturing

Company: Start-Up

Length of Employment: 2 yrs

Big Life Wins:

Wrote manufacturing instructions and supporting documentation for investigation of new drug application to the FDA. Lead a 3-week product rework project of 13 employees saving the company over 200K in scrapped product.

Post MBA Goal:

I would like to gain business knowledge and become a production manager for a pharma/med device manufacturer. The skills learned and connections made would also help me to progress further in my career.


Target School: Harvard

Status: Open


The Experts Rate The Odds At: 10%

  • mbaMission | Odds Assessment: 10%

    Hi Mr. Med Device Manufacturing,
    Having a medical device background myself, it’s nice to see someone with your expertise interested in business school! This is Debbie Choy from mbaMission. I like that you come from a differentiated niche within healthcare – not many candidates have a manufacturing / production background like yourself. I also like that you’re doing well at work – leading projects and making an impact. While this will help you stand out from the crowd, it’s also important to describe in your application why you’re interested in making the pivot to the business side. For example, is an MBA a required qualification for becoming production manager? What specific skills / knowledge are you seeking at HBS? That said, your low GPA may be …

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