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Swartz, Marisa

Marisa Swartz

Associate Director of Recruiting and Admissions, Executive MBA Program
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Marisa Swartz joined Georgia Tech’s Scheller College of Business in 2013 and is currently the Associate Director of Recruiting and Admissions, Executive MBA Programs. She is responsible for all recruiting activities associated with the College’s EMBA Programs in Global Business and Management of Technology, serving as the first point of contact for prospective students. She brings 12 years of experience in business development, client/account management and consulting across a range of industries.

Prior to joining Georgia Tech, Marisa worked at Bell Oaks Executive Search where she served as Associate Partner / Senior Search Consultant. Marisa was responsible for cultivating new client relationships and recruiting talent nationwide for clients across a range of industries and sizes; from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

Prior to joining Bell Oaks, Marisa worked in Washington D.C.  for the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association, Inc. (VPPPA), a non-profit association focused on employer occupational safety and health practices. At VPPPA she was the Membership and Development Director, responsible for developing and maintaining key corporate relationships as well as securing annual sponsorship and advertising revenue.

Prior to joining VPPPA, she worked at DB Consulting Group, Inc. as a Sr. Project Coordinator on the Neighborhood Networks contract for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This project established computer learning centers in low-income neighborhoods and workforce development solutions and economic opportunities for at risk communities nationwide. Mrs. Swartz began her career at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) where she served as an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Specialist for the Forest Service’s Civil Rights office.

Originally from Mexico City, Marisa obtained her B.A. in Sociology from The George Washington University. In the summer of 2011 she subsequently moved to Atlanta, GA.