Carolyn Williams

I am a MBA student at the Owen Graduate School of Management, concentrating in strategy & operations. Business school is a pivot point for me as I make a transition from the nonprofit sector to the for-profit world after graduation. Prior to Owen, I worked at nonprofit organizations in Chicago that pursued missions for educational

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Zahraa Dagher

My experience showed me the role of entrepreneurship in giving people a voice and a choice in leading their lives. I am driven towards amplifying people’s voice and contributing to their journey of potential fulfillment. Because of that, I aspire to play a part in  growing robust entrepreneurial communities. I grew up in an economy

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Rabo Garba

I grew up in Nigeria, where reliable energy has remained elusive and negatively impacts productivity. I graduated from Union University with a degree in mechanical engineering and started my career focused on energy efficiency for manufacturing facilities. I eventually took a role as an energy consultant for a large utility because I was interested in

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Hana Bacaj

Graduating in my undergrad in Economics & Statistics, I became more familiar with using quantitative approaches for solving economic problems in both the public and private sectors. Additionally, it helped me better understand the imperative role that economy plays in the sustainable development of a country or a community. I became extensively interested in education

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Tyler Skelton

MBA ’19 I grew up in Oklahoma City and received my undergraduate degree from the University of Oklahoma, where I concentrated in Accounting and Management.  Prior to Owen, I worked in corporate accounting for a major energy company for seven year, but I always wanted to do something more meaningful through my work.  This initially

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