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Learn about the student experience from our Westchester Program Ambassadors


Undergraduate: Cornell University; Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Stern Specialization(s): Corporate Finance, Global Business, Management

Career Focus: General Management

Industry: Chemicals - Manufacturing

Current Role: Process Engineer, BASF

Stern Activities: Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Jessica:

"I chose Stern because it is the highest rated part-time MBA program in the NY area. I work in Westchester, so attending the Westchester program allows me to attend the same great classes that are offered in Washington Square with the convenience of being close to home."

Undergraduate: Villanova University; Biochemistry

Stern Specialization(s): Management, Marketing, Finance

Career Focus: General Management

Industry: Healthcare

Current Role: Biochemist, Siemens Healthineers

Stern Activities: Core Group Leader, Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Ryan:     

"I chose Stern to have access to a top-tier education while continuing to advance my career in the New York area.  Since I am working and living outside of New York City, the Westchester campus provides an excellent education with outstanding professors and a great supportive community at a convenient location."

Undergraduate: Fairfield University; Finance, Accounting and Management

Stern Specialization(s): Finance, Management, Strategy

Career Focus: Financial Planning and Analysis

Industry: Media

Current Role: Senior Financial Analyst, Product Owner for Reporting, Synapse Group 

Stern Activities: Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Lauren:

"I chose Stern because I was looking for a well-respected part-time MBA program that provided a high quality education. I chose Westchester specifically because of its proximity to Fairfield County (where I work and live)."

Undergraduate: Middlebury College; Economics

Stern Specialization(s): Business Analytics, Management, Marketing

Career Focus: Digital Marketing Strategy and Analytics

Industry: Marketing

Current Role: Vice President, Analytics Epsilon

Stern Activities: NYU Stern Student Blog Contributor, Langone Lab Orientation Leader (2015), Westchester Langone Student Government - AVP of Alumni (2016-2017) and EVP (2017-2018), Westchester Program Ambassador, Langone Scholar (2016)

Contact Pete:

"I chose Stern's part time Westchester program because it allowed me to get an MBA from a top 10 nationally ranked school right in my backyard. I live and work in Fairfield County, CT and Stern's campus in Westchester was extremely convenient. Aside from rankings, I knew Stern was a fit for me when I attended an info session on campus and met the professors, current students and other peer prospective students. Everyone came from a diverse set of professional backgrounds and had great experiences to share. I felt right at home and knew there was much I would gain over the next few years and by also working full time I could put this knowledge to use right away."

Undergraduate: Villanova University; Mechanical Engineering

Stern Specialization(s): Marketing, Strategy

Career Focus: Sales and Marketing

Industry: Manufacturing

Current Role: Senior Technical Engineer, Metallized Carbon Corporation

Stern Activities: Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Chris:

"I chose Stern because I wanted to continue working while I got my MBA and remain in the NY area. The Westchester campus made it much easier to balance work and school because I both live and work in Westchester."

Undergraduate: Kenyon College

Stern Specialization(s): Strategy, Technology & Operations

Career Focus: Strategy & Operations

Industry: Information Technology

Current Role: Sales Operations Program Manager, Gartner       

Stern Activities: Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Prita:    

"I chose Stern because I wanted to pursue an MBA from a top academic institution. Westchester was a fantastic option because I live and work in the area, and wanted to continue to work while pursuing my degree."
Undergraduate: Boston University; Finance

Stern Specialization(s): Social Innovation & Impact, Finance

Career Focus: Project Finance

Industry: Energy

Current Role: Portfolio Management and Underwriting, GE Energy Financial Services    

Stern Activities: Stern Signature Project, Social Enterprise Association, Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Nick:

"I chose Stern Westchester because this program offers access to the top-tier faculty, courses, and community of the Washington Square campus at a location that is more convenient for me. Although I live in New York City, Stern Westchester makes it easier for me to get to class from my office in Stamford, CT."
Kara Crowther

Undergraduate: Kenyon College; Anthropology, Russian and Asian Studies

Stern Specialization(s): Marketing, Management

Career Focus: Insights, Analytics and Marketing

Industry: Consumer Packaged Goods

Current Role: Business Intelligence, Heineken USA 

Stern Activities: Westchester Program Ambassador

Contact Kara: 

"I chose Stern because I wanted a top-tier MBA, but I wanted to go part-time so that I could continue to work while I got my degree. The Westchester campus made it possible for me to do all of that while living in and working in Fairfield/Westchester Counties."