Alumni News

Parker Fleming (B.S. in Economics and B.A. in Religion, 2013) is pursuing a Master's degree in Economics at the University of Montana.

Ross Cunningham (B.A., B.S., BBA, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, 2013) works as an analyst at Goldman Sachs.

Wenting Yu (B.S. in Finance and Economics, 2012) is pursuing a PhD in economics at the Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business.

Gisella Haidar (B.S. in Economics, 2012) works as an analyst at C-III Asset Management LLC.

Sidee Dhlamini (B.A. in International Economics, 2011) is pursuing a Master's degree at the University of Califronia at Berkeley.

Tara de Fonseka (B.S. in Economics, 2010) received a Master's degree in accounting from the College of William and Mary and is staff accountant at the Carlyle Group.

Laura Mason (B.S. in Economics and Political Science, 2010) works as financial analyst at ExxonMobil in Dallas.

Carlos Valera (B.A. in International Economics, 2009) works as analyst in the corporate banking division of Scotiabank in Peru.

Ambika Sharma (B.A. in International Economics and Political Science, 2008) received a Master’s degree in Quantitative Economics and Finance from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and works at Goldman Sachs.

Farah Mandich (B.S. in Economics, 2007) works as a senior research analyst at McKinsey.

Jennifer Prentice (B.A. in International Economics and Sociology, 2007) worked at the Grameen Foundation and later obtained a Master's degree in international political economy from the London School of Economics. After graduation, she was employed by the Inter-American Development Bank in her native Guatemala. She died under tragic circumstances in 2010. (read a tribute written by Dr. Garnett)

Sarah Quintanar (B.S. in Economics, 2007) received a PhD in economics from Louisiana State University and is currently an assistant professor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Joseph Blosser (B.S. in Economics and Religion, 2002) received a PhD in religious ethics from the University of Chicago and is currently an assistant professor of religion and philosophy at High Point University.

Tibor Besedes (B.S. in Economics, 1998) received a PhD in economics from Rutgers University and is currently an associate professor at Georgia Institute of Technology.

Dan Boren (B.S. in Economics, 1997) served as the U.S. Representative for Oklahoma's second congressional district from 2005 to 2013 and is currently president of corporate development with the Chickasaw Nation.

Amy Burdett (B.A. in Economics and Political Science, 1994) received a Master's degree from George Washington University and now works as the Asian Deputy Director at the Foreign Agricultural Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture in Washington, D.C.

Sam Kyei (M.A. in Economics, 1987) is Chief Economist at BNSF Railway.

Robert Shelton (B.A. in Economics, 1964) is research professor of economics at University of Tennessee at Knoxville and senior fellow at the Howard Baker Center for Public Policy.

Karl Ashburn (B.S. in Economics, 1926; M.A. in Economics, 1928) worked as assistant professor at TCU (1930-33) and later held appointments as professor at numerous institutions of higher learning, including Texas A&M University, University of Tulsa, McNeese State University, University of Dallas, and Baylor University. He died in 1975.