Mendoza Ambassador Program


The students highlighted below are available to meet with you while you are visiting the Notre Dame campus to answer any questions you may have about the Mendoza College of Business. It is as simple as reading their bios, selecting a student whose interests or path matches yours and contacting them via their email address to schedule a time and place to meet.

An informational one-page Undergraduate Studies Program flyer is here


Melissa Riordan

Hometown
Trumbull, Connecticut/Johns Creek, Georgia
Hall
Off-Campus (previously McGlinn Hall)
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Information Technology Management
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Traveling, Journalism/Writing, Politics & Public Policy, ND Sports

Activities:  Student Employee in the Athletics Department's Media Relations Office (Co-leader of student team for 2017 football season, also work w/men's basketball team and have written for und.com), Undergraduate Admissions Tour Guide, Student International Business Council (SIBC)

ND Study Abroad Experience:  Ireland Inside Track Program August 2015 and Notre Dame's Washington DC Program Fall 2016

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  "Summer Games" Intern at Booz Allen Hamilton (The Summer Games is a 10 week intern program/competition in which teams of students work to solve real world challenges. I served as my team's web developer and project manager.)

Fall 2016:  Advocacy Intern at Signal Group (Policy consulting firm in Washington, DC-I worked on a team that focused mostly on technology, infrastructure, and retail policy issues.)

Summer 2016:  Legislative Intern at the US House of Representatives

Best Times to Meet

Mondays and Wednesdays:  Anytime subject to availability

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  After 3:15pm

Fridays:  Anytime subject to availability

Saturdays/Sundays:  Anytime subject to availability

 


Anthony Caputo

Hometown
Willowbrook, Illinois
Hall
Off-Campus (previously Dillon Hall)
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Information Technology Management
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Singing, Hiking, and Football Saturdays at Notre Dame

Activities: President of Halftime A Capella, Co-Chairman of Senior Legacy

ND Study Abroad Experience:  London, UK   Spring 2017

Internship Experience

Summer 2017: Technology Business Management Analyst at PepsiCo

Summer 2016: Business Analyst at Rent Like a Champion

Best Times to Meet

Spring 2018 Semester TBA

 

 

 


Seamus McConville

Hometown
Irvine, California
Hall
Off-Campus (previously Duncan Hall)
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Accountancy and English Double Major
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Writing, Reading, Hiking, Skateboarding, Meeting New People, Going to the Beach

Activities:  Center for Social Concerns Task Force Leader, Appalachia Seminar Leader, Urban Plunge Seminar Leader, Former kiND Club President, Co-founder of California Club, Office of Admissions Tour Guide, First Year of Studies Peer Advisor, Former Community Outreach Coordinator for Jubilee Initiative for Financial Inclusion (JIFFI), Duncan Hall Welcome Weekend Captain 2016

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  Assurance Intern at Ernst & Young San Diego

Summer 2016:  London Summer Study Abroad Program

Summer 2015:  Summer Service Learning Program Boys and Girls Club San Diego

Best Times to Meet

Mondays and Wednesdays:  1:45pm-3pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  11:00am-3pm

 

 

 

 


William Schipke

Hometown
Clemmons, North Carolina
Hall
O'Neill Family Hall
Graduation Year
2019
Major
Finance and Economics Double Major
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Investments, Grilling and Cooking, Political Economy, Baseball, Football, Weightlifting, Romantic Era Artwork, Storytelling

Activities:  Investment Management Leaders Program, Student International Business Council, ND Admissions Tour Guide, Investment Club, Interhall Baseball, Investing Portfolio

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  Long-only, Equity Asset Management in Essex, MA

Summer 2016:  Political Campaign Consultant in Winston Salem, NC

Summer 2016:  Fixed Income Asset Management in Winston Salem, NC

Best Times to Meet

Available for email questions/answers only.  William is studying abroad in London for Spring 2018 Semester.


Katarina Kurtts

Hometown
Elberta, Alabama
Hall
Off-Campus (previously Pasquerilla East - PE Pyros!)
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Finance and Studio Art Minor
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Anything to do with the ocean (swimming, paddle boarding, snorkeling), Traveling, Scavenger hunts, Black Mirror

Activities:  CIO for Mendoza Student Leadership Association, Social entrepreneurship projects and 2017 Social Entrepreneurship Director for Student International Business Council, Irish Football Recruit Ambassador, Teaching Assistant, Office of Admissions Tour Guide

Internship Experience
Summer 2017:  BMO Harris Investment Banking Summer Analyst
Summer 2016:  Business Development Intern at Diona (Ireland-based tech startup)

Summer 2015:  Manager at a Paddle Boarding Company

Best Times to Meet

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  Anytime subject to availability

Friday:  Anytime subject to availability

Saturdays and Sundays:  Anytime subject to availability

 


Andrew Puetz

Hometown
Dakota Dunes, South Dakota
Hall
Keenan Hall
Graduation Year
2019
Major
Business Analytics Major with Concentration in Finance and Financial Accounting
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Watching Movies, Trying New Places to Eat, Hiking, and Going to My Friends' Sporting Events

Activities:  Keenan Hall President, Undergraduate Admissions Tour Guide, Appalachia Service Project

ND Study Abroad Experience: Dublin, Summer 2017

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  PwC Elevate Leadership Program

 

Best Times to Meet

Spring 2018 Semester TBA

 


Carly Meacham

Hometown
Overland Park, Kansas
Hall
Lyons Hall
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Management Consulting, Business Intelligence Concentration and Psychology Major
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Traveling, ND Sports, binge watching Grey's Anatomy, anything chocolate

Activities:  Lyons Hall RA, Athletic Marketing Department Employee, Undergraduate Admissions Tour Guide, The Shirt Project Marketing Chair, Appalachia Service Project Leader, Intramural Flag Football

ND Study Abroad Experience:  London, UK   Spring 2017

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  Customer Experience Strategy Consultant at West Monroe Partners in Chicago

Summer 2016:  Surgical Marketing Intern at Stryker

Summer 2015:  Brand Analyst Intern at Gear for Sports, a large collegiate apparel company

Summer 2014:  Bank of America Student Leader at Youth Volunteer Corps, leading service projects across the greater Kansas City area  

Best Times to Meet

Mondays and Wednesdays:  11:00am-2pm and 3:30-6pm

Tuesdays:  2:00-3:15pm 

Thursdays: 3:30-6pm

Fridays: Anytime subject to availability

Saturdays/Sundays: Anytime subject to availability

 


Bethany Boggess

Hometown
South Bend, Indiana
Hall
Ryan Hall
Graduation Year
2019
Major
Marketing with Minor in European Studies
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Attending concerts, traveling, hiking, Game of Thrones

Activities:  Student Union Board Concerts Committee Lead Programmer, Student Government Member of Dept. of Communications, University Policy Dept., Orientation Steering Committee member, Leprechaun Legion Board Member, Office of Admissions Tour Guide

ND Study Abroad Experience:  London Summer Study Abroad, 2017

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  Programming Assistant, ND Office of VP for Student Affairs

Summer 2016:  BottleRock Music Festival, Napa Valley

Best Times to Meet

Mondays and Wednesdays:  12:30-6pm

Tuesdays:  2:00-3pm

Thursdays:  2:00-6pm  

Fridays:  9:00am-4pm

Satudays/Sundays:  Anytime subject to availability

 

 


Shannon Kronenberger

Hometown
Cincinnati, Ohio
Hall
Lyons Hall
Graduation Year
2018
Major
Accountancy and Economics Double Major
Interests & Activities

Interests:  Reading, writing, travel, dance, Cincinnati and Notre Dame Sports, cooking, TV (especially Game of Thrones and House of Cards) 

Activities:  Beta Alpha Psi, Notre Dame Club of Cincinnati Student Liaison, Lyons Hall Council, ND Ballroom Dance Club, Interhall sports

ND Study Abroad Experience:  Ireland Inside Track, Summer 2016

Internship Experience

Summer 2017:  Tax Accounting Intern at Ernst & Young (Louisville, KY)

Summer 2016:  Transportation and Warehousing Logistics Finance Intern at Procter & Gamble (Cincinnati, OH)

Summer 2015:  Finance and Accounting Intern at VEGA Americas, Inc., an engineering company specializing in radiation and nuclear measurement technologies (Cincinnati, OH)

Best Times to Meet

Tuesdays and Thursdays:  Before 2pm

Wednesdays:  Before 3:30pm

Fridays: Anytime subject to availability 

Saturdays/Sundays: Anytime subject to availability