Business Young Alumni Committee (BYAC)

The Business Young Alumni Committee is comprised of graduates less than 10 years post degree dedicated to serving the College of Business and its young alumni through professional programming and networking opportunities.

Membership requirements include attendance at events and regular meetings. Applications for membership are considered each summer.  For information contact

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Alumni Representatives


Kevin Adams (’09 BS)
IMC Chicago

Jawwad Akhtar (’09 BS)
RoundTable Healthcare Partners

Dominic Altobelli (’09 BS)
Merrill Lynch

Kyla Bachtell (’10 BS)
Kellogg School of Management, MBA Candidate 2017

Brie Baker (’12 BS)

Jake Beach (’15 BS)
CNA Insurance

Gina Biernacki (’13 BS)
Huron Consulting Group

Eric Bill (’08 BA)
Wells Fargo Insurance Services

Lindsay Blake (’09 BS)
Conversant, Inc.

Elissa Boswell (’12 BS)
Sprout Social

Jordan Burdinie (’08 BS)
Deloitte Advisory

Kristi Campbell (’13 BS)
Kraft Heinz

Chase Clinebell (’13 BS)
FTI Consulting

Daniel Cohen (’11 BS)
The PrivateBank

Suzanne Ekblad (’09 BS)
Trunk Club

Myles Gage (’16 BS)
The PrivateBank.

Gloria Gonzalez (’09 BS)
Conversant, Inc.

Anthony Griglione (’09 BS, ’10 MAS )

Jackie Hartz (’11 BS)



Leigha Haynes (’07 BS, ’08 MAS)
Madison Capital Funding LLC

Lonzyo Holcomb (’11 BS)

Annie Jao (’12 BS, ’13 MAS)
Plante Moran

Katie Keeley (’07 BS)
JPMorgan Chase Bank

Kelli Kluga (’10 BS, ’11MAS)
Braintree Payments

Varshini Kumar (’15 BS)
Baker Tilly Birchow Krause

Janet Lee (’10 BS, ’11 MAS)

Pamela Lins (’07 BS, ’08 MAS)
McDonald’s Corporation

Drew Mixon (’13 BS)

Mark Olson (’14 BS)
Alvarez & Marsal

Drew Osika (’11 BS)
MB Financial Bank

Diana Rechenmacher (’13 BS)
Ernst & Young

Debbie Shi (’12 BS, ’13 MAS)
Grant Thornton

Tracey Smolen (’13 BS, ’14 MAS)
GCM – Grosvenor

Kyler Thomas (’10 BS)
Northern Trust

Peter Wielocha (’08 BS)
Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

Justin Wishne (’09 BS)
Capital One

YC Wong (’14 BS, ’15 MAS)

Caroline Yoe (’11 BS)
Braintree Payments

Julie Scott (’85 BS)
CTS Holdngs, Inc.


College Representatives

Amanda Brantner
Interim Director of Alumni Affairs