The Consortium for Graduate Studies in Management (CGSM) is the nation's largest diversity network, linking top-tier students, leading MBA programs and corporate partners. The Berkeley Haas Consortium Liaisons work to strengthen Haas' efforts around diversity, including but not limited to curriculum, faculty and student recruitment, and partnership building.
2018-2019 Consortium Liaisons
Alex Epps, MBA 19
New York, New York
Prior Industry: Nonprofit Consulting
Future Industry: Impact Investing
Leadership at Haas: Center for Gender, Equity, and Leadership; Race Inclusion Initiative; Net Impact; Haas Impact Investing Network
Haas Dance Jam: “Let's Go Crazy” by Prince
Haas Essay Jam: “Light One Candle” by Peter, Paul and Mary
Favorite thing to do in the Bay Area: Connecting with the Consortium Family, running on paths/through parks/over hills, seeing live music, and eating the delicious food.
Breona Jenkins, MBA 19
Prior Industry: Entertainment - Industrial Engineer
Future Industry: Education
Leadership at Haas: Center for Gender, Equity, and Leadership; Education Club; Food@Haas; Emerson Cheetah Tank
Haas Dance Jam: “Attention” by Charlie Puth
Haas Essay Jam: “Walt Grace's Submarine Test, January 1967” by John Mayer
Favorite thing to do in the Bay Area: Hang out with my CGSM and Haas friends, salsa dance, eat and cook fresh food from local markets, and engage in lively and deep conversations.
Rafael Sanchez, MBA 19
Los Angeles, California
Prior Industry: Industrial Manufacturing
Future Industry: Consumer Goods
Leadership at Haas: Racial Inclusion Initiative; Center for Gender, Equity, and Leadership; Haas Sports Business Club; Haas Marketing Club; Academic Cohort Representative; Boost@BerkeleyHaas
Haas Dance Jam: “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi
Haas Essay Jam: “Dear Mama” by Kanye West
Favorite thing to do in the Bay Area: Promoting diversity and inclusion with Alex and Bree! Hiking/running/cycling/mentoring/hanging/partying/drinking/celebrating with Joe, Jose, Nan, Jamil, Pao, Michelle, Briggs, Josue, Christina, Elana, Deitrich, Andrew D, Andrew E, Tam, Neeraj, Matt, Aun, Ces, Angelica, Hugh, Renee, Jen, Christine, Catherina, Stanton, Jorge, Marie, Jake, Victoria, and Ethel!
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