Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
Why have you chosen McCourt? I chose McCourt for its emphasis on quantitative skills, practical experience of full-time and adjunct faculty, strong alumni network, and international reputation.
What's the best part of your experience so far? I've loved the opportunities to apply theoretical coursework into real-life applications. I serve as a Data Manager for MPiP (McCourt Policy in Practice), and I love getting to use my skills to benefit an organization on-the-ground and get to know other students by working together. Working with my classmates has been so rewarding and created so many good friendships.
What internships did you have during your time at McCourt?
CARE: Business Development Intern
World Bank: Intern, Doing Business project
Evidence Action: Intern, New Program Development
FHI 360: Program Management Intern
Student organization involvement while at McCourt: I serve as Data Manager for MPiP (McCourt Policy and Practice) and Treasurer for Afrika, the African Policy Student Association.
Undergraduate Degree and University: BA, International Relations. Brigham Young University.
What are your hobbies/ interests? I love listening to podcasts, trying new restaurants, and exploring the DMV.