Stanford GSB | Mr. Two Job
GRE 330 GRE, GPA 3.63
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Analyst To Family Business Owner
GMAT 710, GPA 3.2
Harvard | Mr. FBI To MBB
GMAT 710, GPA 3.85
Chicago Booth | Mr. Overrepresented Indian Engineer
GMAT 740, GPA 8.78/10
Tuck | Mr. Infantry Officer To MBA
GRE 314, GPA 3.4
Darden | Mr. Program Manager
GRE 324, GPA 3.74
Tuck | Mr. Smart Cities
GRE 325, GPA 3.5
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Biz Human Rights
GRE 710, GPA 8/10
Harvard | Mr. Food Tech Start Ups
GMAT 720, GPA 3.5
Harvard | Mr. The Builder
GMAT 740, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Mr. International Oil
GMAT 710, GPA 3.7
Harvard | Mr. Consulting To Emerging Markets Banking
GRE 130, GPA 3.6 equivalent
Harvard | Mr. Comeback Kid
GMAT 770, GPA 2.8
Stanford GSB | Mr. Greek Taverna
GMAT 730, GPA 7.03/10
Harvard | Ms. Biotech Ops
GMAT 770, GPA 3.53
NYU Stern | Mr. Development
GMAT 690, GPA 2.5
Chicago Booth | Mr. Energy Operations
GRE 330, GPA 3.85
Harvard | Mr. Big 4 To Healthcare Reformer
GRE 338, GPA 4.0 (1st Class Honours - UK - Deans List)
Wharton | Mr. Steelmaker To Consultant
GMAT 760, GPA 3.04/4.0
Duke Fuqua | Mr. Indian Quant
GMAT 745, GPA 9.6 out of 10
Stanford GSB | Mr. Food & Education Entrepreneur
GMAT 720, GPA 4.0
Harvard | Ms. Gay Engineer
GMAT 730, GPA 3.6
Harvard | Mr. Lieutenant To Consultant
GMAT 760, GPA 3.7
Duke Fuqua | Mr. IB Back Office To Front Office/Consulting
GMAT 640, GPA 2.8
Rice Business | Mr. Future Energy Consultant
GRE Received a GRE Waiver, GPA 3.3
Berkeley Haas | Mr. Campaigns To Business
GMAT 750, GPA 3.19
MIT Sloan | Mr. Special Forces
GMAT 720, GPA 3.82

Meet Kenan-Flagler’s MBA Class Of 2018

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Dolores Navia

University of North Carolina, Kenan-Flagler Business School

Describe yourself in 15 words or less: Forever curious and inquisitive; motivated by the learning process, in and outside the classroom

Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Fun Fact About Yourself: As a toddler I had a pet duck

Undergraduate School and Major:  Miami University, International Studies and Economic Development

Employers and Job Titles Since Graduation:

The Advisory Board Company, Washington, D.C. from 2009 to 2016

  • Associate Principal, Corporate Strategy and New Product Development
  • Project Manager, Corporate Strategy and New Product Development
  • Associate Director, Product Management & Innovation
  • Senior Analyst, Product Management & Innovation
  • Senior Marketing Associate, Membership Franchise
  • Marketing Associate, Membership Franchise

Describe your biggest accomplishment in your career so far: Consistently pushing myself to gain as much exposure to the healthcare industry as possible to allow for rapid career progression across the last seven years. Before entering business school, I was responsible for conducting M&A and partnership diligence as well as developing The Advisory Board’s strategic long-term growth plan. I had the pleasure of overseeing a team tasked with identifying new market opportunities with revenue potentials exceeding $100M.

Looking back on your experience, what advice would you give to future business school applicants? Pay close attention to fit! Ask yourself: Do my values and aspirations align with the business school’s mission? Take every opportunity to get to know and connect with the student body as well as the alumni. Understand what makes the program tick and honestly evaluate if it’s the right fit for you.

What led you to choose this program for your full-time MBA? I selected UNC Kenan-Flagler for the collaborative environment and the program’s focus on leadership development.

Tell us about your dream job or dream employer at this point in your life? I look forward to entering a challenging and engaging career in finance. I seek an environment that will not only be intellectually stimulating, but will also allow me to impact high-level strategy while remaining engaged with multiple business silos.

What would you like your business school peers to say about you after you graduate from this program? Passionate about mentoring and supporting the advancement of young women in business.