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Students

Katarina McGuckin, President

Major: Finance, with a minor in German and concentration in Analytical Consulting and International Business

Graduation Year: 2018

Hometown: Long Beach, IN

Best Advice She’s Ever Received: Always have a goal to work toward.

Coolest Internship Experience: “Learning about German culture in my purchasing internship with Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America.”

Kaitlyn Frawley, Communications

Major: Strategy and Organizational Management

Graduation Year: 2020

Hometown: Long Beach, CA

On Her Boilermaker Bucket List: Riding the Boilermaker Special

Goals for the 2017-18 Year: “This year, my goals are to figure out my degree plan and make new friends.”

Joshua Groh, Operations

Major: Industrial Management and Finance, minor in Spanish, concentration in International Business

Graduation Year:

Hometown: Lafayette, IN

Favorite Quote: “Let us, then, be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Three Words That Describe Him: Ambitious, Driven, Passionate

Ruby Zheng, Operations

Major: Marketing, Finance, Management

Graduation Year: 2020

Hometown: Solon, OH

Coolest Internship She Ever Had: “I had an internship at ANZHENG Fashion Group, a Chinese fashion company. Besides doing market research, I had the opportunity to make my own designs.”

Favorite Motivational Quote: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.”  - Nelson Mandela

Colleen Louie, Professional Development

Major: Supply Chain, Information and Analytics

Graduation Year: 2019

Hometown: Coto de Caza, CA

Favorite Purdue Tradition: Fountain Runs

Activities Involved in at Purdue: RA of McCutcheon Hall, PSUB member, KLA Executive Board

Chase Walter, Professional Development

Major: Finance and Accounting

Graduation Year: 2020

Hometown, Fort Wayne, IN

Transformational Experience: Study Abroad trip to Florence, Italy

Favorite Purdue Tradition: Fountain Runs

John Brock, Finance

Major: Finance and Management

Graduation Year: 2019

Hometown: Littleton, CO

Leadership Role Model: Elon Musk

Favorite Krannert Memory: “Getting to know my learning community, where I met some of my closest friends.”

Khyaati Balaji, Diversity and Inclusion

Major: Supply Chain Information and Analytics (MIS concentration)

Graduation Year: 2019

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand

Favorite Management Class: MGMT 390 Consulting Tools and Skills

Activities Involved in at Purdue: KLA Board, Krannert Mentoring Program, Jane Brock-Wilson Women in Management Center student worker, Purdue Foundation Student Board, Ann Tweedale Cooperative

Nate Gollmer, Marketing

Major: Finance and Accounting

Graduation Year: 2019

Hometown: Frankton, IN and Shelbyville, IN

On His Boilermaker Bucket List: The Windsor Challenge: stay in Windsor Dining Court from the time it opens to the time it closes.

Transformational Experience: “Attending the Doster Leadership Conference as a freshman really helped me understand what it means to be a Krannert student.”

 Activities involved in at Purdue: Krannert Leaders Academy Executive Board