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Entrepreneur and Venture Club (EVC)

Amy Orr MBA Full-time 2020
amyorr@umich.edu
VP, Marketing and Events
Amy is a first-year MBA candidate. Prior to Ross, Amy spent over four years working for CEB in their Arlington, Virginia headquarters in a variety of quantitative research roles. Most recently, Amy spent two and half years living and working in Sydney, Australia where she advised heads of sales and customer service on their talent strategies. At Ross, Amy is working on a social enterprise supporting mental health in K-12 education. She is pursuing internship opportunities in tech product management where she can leverage technology and human-centered design to solve problems.
John Thomas MBA Full-time 2020
jrthoma@umich.edu
VP, Finance
John is a second year MBA focusing on finance. Prior to Ross, John worked for four years at A.T. Kearney, a global management consulting firm. At A.T. Kearney, John focused primarily on cost reduction initiatives in the Aerospace & Defense sector. John also served as a pro-bono consultant for an Internet of Things startup in Chicago. John holds a B.S. in Finance, B.S. in Accountancy, and a minor in Technology & Management from the University of Illinois.
Marissa Katz MBA Full-time 2020
markatz@umich.edu
VP, Career Development/Recruiting
Marissa Katz is a first year MBA student pursuing a career in the food industry. Prior to business school Marissa worked at Deloitte Consulting where she focused on corporate and customer strategy engagements for large companies across industries. Marissa has always been passionate about entrepreneurship and has a long term goal to start her own food business. Last year Marissa started her own food tech start up that connected home bakers to NYC buyers (like etsy).
Marissa graduated from the University of Maryland where she majored in Finance and Marketing.
Arpan Shah MBA Full-time 2020
arpan@umich.edu
VP, Corporate Sponsorships
Arpan is a first-year MBA focused on marketing and strategy. He was previously Head of Marketing at an energy-tech company in Chicago. His career focus is entering the tech industry as a product manager and is passionate on how technology can make an impact on sustainability.
Ryan Manes MBA Full-time 2020
rmanes@umich.edu
VP, Ecosystems
B.S. in Industrial Engineering with a minor in Business from Kansas State University in May 2014, and currently work in management consulting for Deloitte's Manufacturing Strategy & Ops practice.

Currently enrolled in the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business as a full-time MBA student class of 2020, and a member of the Tauber Institute for Global Operations with a focus on building supply chain software.
Puja Mehta MBA Full-time 2020
mehtapuj@umich.edu
President
Puja graduated from Babson College and started working at Liberty Mutual Insurance, where she held roles in the Property Product Research Group, Marketing Analytics Team, and Claims Strategy Department. Her passion for healthcare and customer/patient advocacy brought her to Denver to work for DaVita, where she spent most of her time bringing integrated care processes to the dialysis world and improving clinical teammate incentives.
Keshav Lalit Chaudhary MBA Full-time 2020
keshlc@umich.edu
Director of Tech Sector
Keshav is a technology and entrepreneurship enthusiast who loves to build products that people love. With a background in Mechanical Engineering, Keshav worked as a Mechanical Design Engineer at a 3000 MW nuclear power plant near Toronto, Canada. In parallel, Keshav has launched numerous entrepreneurial ventures with his last venture used by 800 unique users every day. At Ross, Keshav is looking to continue his entrepreneurial aspirations and work with other budding entrepreneurs to launch their businesses. Reach out to Keshav if you have any questions on entrepreneurship at Ross or if you have an interesting idea to work on!
Jon Fung MBA Full-time 2020
jjmfung@umich.edu
President
Jon is a second-year MBA candidate at the Ross School of Business and is interested in the intersection of technology and entrepreneurship. Prior to Ross, Jon worked in New York City in Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions for JPMorgan Chase & Co. and in Corporate Banking at HSBC covering consumer products and retail companies. Jon graduated from with a B.A. in economics from Hamilton College.
Rima Fadlallah MBA Full-time 2020
rimafad@umich.edu
VP, DEI
Rima Imad Fadlallah is a native of Dearborn, MI and a Ross MBA candidate focusing on entrepreneurship and digital media. Formerly, Rima was a secondary educator in Detroit and a Success Coach at the University of Michigan supporting first-generation students through their first year of college. Rima\'s students taught her that media can be instrumental in positively impacting the educational experiences of underserved youth; she is currently working on building a youth-driven social media platform for a digital community that wants to create and consume positive, socially conscious content.
Mimi Conley MBA Full-time 2020
maureliz@umich.edu
VP, Education
Mimi is a double Wolverine coming back to Ann Arbor from Amazon in Seattle. She worked in vendor management, marketing, and product management while at Amazon. She is a first year MBA candidate focusing on entrepreneurship and start ups while at Ross and hopes to intern with a Michigan or Chicago-based start up this summer.