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Sarah Hsi, MBA - GB 2015, assistant general manager of information technology and CIO at MARTA.
Sarah Hsi Works to Enhance MARTA from the First to Last Mile
As the assistant general manager of information technology and chief information officer for the ninth largest rapid transit system in the U.S., you could say that all of Sarah Hsi’s, MBA - GB 2015, initiatives are mission-critical.
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Ashley Vanderpoel helps women in developing countries through Coca-Cola's 5by20 program.
Ashley Vanderpoel Chronicles the Economic Empowerment of Women in Developing Nations
Elizabeth lives in one of the poorest sections of Naivasha, Kenya. The mother of three operates a thriving business operating a water kiosk and selling vegetables and charcoal to her neighbors. She is a participant in The Coca-Cola Company's 5by20 program, which aims to empower five million female entrepreneurs by the year 2020.
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Antoine Wade, MOT 2015
Scheller's MBA Program Helped Antoine Wade Meet Each of his Professional Goals
Scheller alumnus Antoine Wade, MOT 2015, looks back on his time as an MBA student with satisfaction in what he accomplished and gratitude for the support of his "second family" at Georgia Tech during a difficult time.
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Debby Turner is associate professor of accounting and holds the John and Wendi Wells Professor for Teaching Excellence in the Scheller College of Business.
Faculty Profile: Professor Deborah Turner finds ‘Work Worth Doing’ in Teaching
For accounting Professor Deborah Turner, it was always teaching. Turner held her first class in the basement of her parents’ home in Atlanta. Equipped with a chalkboard and lesson plans, she would teach her neighborhood playmates day after day.
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Michael Smith teaches several classes, including Spreadsheet Modeling 4803, which was developed in response to the needs of both students and employers.
In the Classroom with Michael Smith
Michael Smith uses his Georgia Tech education and experience to reach students in the classroom.
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Bobby Henebry, ME 2003, MBA 2006
Hard Work Put Bobby Henebry in the Right Place at the Right Time
The secret of success in life, to quote Benjamin Disraeli, is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. For Bobby Henebry, ME 2003, MBA 2006, opportunity came in the form of a guest lecturer at one of his MBA classes — and he was ready.
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Ashley Vanderpoel, 2007 MBA Alumna
For Ashley Vanderpoel, MBA is Key to Global Positive Impact
Ashley Vanderpoel's initial encounter with the MBA curriculum at Scheller College of Business was a marked contrast to her undergraduate studies in communications and Spanish.
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Dr. Jeffrey Hales, Professor of Accounting
Dr. Jeffrey Hales Appointed to Advisory Council for FASB
The Board of Trustees of the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has appointed Dr. Jeffrey Hales to the Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council (FASAC).
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