Contributors from the 2011 – 2012 school year are listed below. Please note, some authors may contribute to the blog for multiple years.

To see a list of the current contributors, visit the main Authors page.

If you’re interested in a specific program, you can skip directly to Full Time MBA, Working Professional MBA, MAcc, MLHR, SMF, or MBLE authors.

Full Time MBA

contributor photo Jonathan Aplin
Undergrad Institution: University of Exeter
Undergrad Major: Bachelor of Arts, Drama
Previous Employer: Donmar Warehouse
Home Country: England
contributor photo Jen Barlette
Undergrad Institution: Texas A&M University
Undergrad Graduation: 2002
Undergrad Major: Manufacturing Engineering
Previous Employer: Bombardier Transportation
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Joe Barlette
Undergrad Institution: SUNY Fredonia; Texas A&M
Undergrad Graduation: 1996; 2000
Undergrad Major: Finance (96); Economics (00)
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Emily Blind
Undergrad Institution: University of Delaware
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Economics
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Rowan Box
Undergrad Institution: Culinary Institute of America; Kaplan University
Undergrad Major: AOS Culinary Arts; Finance
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Dan Brown
Undergrad Institution: John Carroll University
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Finance
Previous Employer: Wells Fargo Advisors
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Stephen Caution
Undergrad Institution: Kent State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Economics
Previous Employer: Stoneridge Inc.
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Khushal Chotrani
Undergrad Institution: Birla Institute of Science and Technology
Undergrad Graduation: 2002
Undergrad Major: Marine Engineering
Previous Employer: Torm A/S, Denmark
Home Country: India
contributor photo Somjeet Dey
Undergrad Institution: Jadavpur University
Undergrad Graduation: 1998; 2001
Undergrad Major: Chemistry; Food Technology and Biochemical Engineering
Previous Employer: Cognizant Technology Solutions
Home Country: India
contributor photo Archit Dhir
Undergrad Institution: University of Delhi
Undergrad Graduation: 2008
Undergrad Major: Marketing
Home Country: India
contributor photo Muzzamil Fadlalla
Undergrad Institution: Cleveland State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2008
Undergrad Major: Marketing
Previous Employer: (self)
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Stacey Forman
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Major: Civil Engineering
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Omari Gardner
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Gregg Kunes
Undergrad Institution: University of Cincinnati
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Entrepreneurship, Operations Management
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Maria Elena Legua
Undergrad Institution: Pontificia Universidad Catolica del Peru
Undergrad Graduation: 2002
Undergrad Major: Computer Engineering
Home Country: Peru
contributor photo Tingting Li
Undergrad Institution: Beijing Language and Culture University
Undergrad Graduation: 2007
Undergrad Major: Finance
Previous Employer: KPMG Advisory Ltd.
Home Country: China
contributor photo Jesse Longoria
Undergrad Institution: Duke University
Undergrad Major: Engineering, Biomedical Engineering
Previous Employer: Morgan Stanley
contributor photo Buffy Luckman
Undergrad Institution: Wellesley College
Undergrad Graduation: 2003
Undergrad Major: Classical Civilization and English
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Sayak Majumdar
Undergrad Institution: University of Mumbai
Undergrad Graduation: 2003
Undergrad Major: Computer Engineering
Previous Employer: Boston Medical Center
Home Country: India
contributor photo Prashant Mehta
Undergrad Institution: VJTI, Mumbai University
Undergrad Graduation: 2007
Undergrad Major: Information Technology
Previous Employer: IBM, Global Services
Home Country: India
contributor photo Netant Misra
Undergrad Institution: Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Undergrad Graduation: 2007
Undergrad Major: Physics
Home Country: India
contributor photo Nadine Nash
Undergrad Institution: Kent State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2009
Undergrad Major: Accounting, Marketing
Previous Employer: Limited Brands
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Brian Needham
Undergrad Institution: James Madison University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Finance, Health Services Administration
Previous Employer: OSU Medical Center
Home Country:  USA
Michelle Petrel Michelle Petrel
Undergrad Institution: Ohio University
Undergrad Graduation: 1997
Undergrad Major: Environmental Health
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Abhay Prasanna
Undergrad Institution: Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani – Dubai
Undergrad Graduation: 2008
Undergrad Major: Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Home Country: India
contributor photo Megha Tikoo
Undergrad Institution: Institute of Hotel Management and Indira Gandhi National Open University
Undergrad Major: Hospitality and Hotel Administration
Previous Employer:  IYCWorld Softinfrastructure Pvt. Ltd
contributor photo Eve Wendzicki
Undergrad Institution: Baldwin-Wallace College
Undergrad Graduation: 1994
Undergrad Major: Business Administration, Accounting
Home Country: USA

Working Professional MBA

contributor photo Melissa Carter
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Agribusiness and Applied Economics
Current Employer: The Ohio State University South Centers
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Sarah Chait
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2007
Undergrad Major: Industrial Engineering
Current Employer: METTLER TOLEDO
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Ani Jayanth
Undergrad Institution: Kettering University
Undergrad Graduation: 2008
Undergrad Major: Industrial Engineering
Current Employer: Emerson Climate Technology
Home Country: India
contributor photo Karie Toporowski
Undergrad Institution: Ohio University
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Current Employer: Nationwide Insurance
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Carl Wolford
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2005
Undergrad Major: Spanish, International Relations
Current Employer: Nationwide Insurance
Home Country: USA

Master of Accounting

contributor photo Alyssa Charron
Undergrad Institution: Mount Holyoke College
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Economics
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Bambee Dela Paz
Undergrad Institution: University of Cincinnati
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Industrial Management
Home Country: The Philippines
contributor photo Andrew Fast
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: Current BSBA/MAcc student
Undergrad Major:  Accounting, Finance
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Wenqi Gao
Undergrad Institution: Beijing International Studies University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Financial Management
Home Country: China
contributor photo Elina Gidalevich
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: Current BSBA/MAcc student
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Jeffrey Howard
Undergrad Institution: University of Kentucky
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Accountancy
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Audra Johnson
Undergrad Institution: Mount Mary College
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Nii Kpakpo-Oti Ankrah
Undergrad Institution: University of Ghana
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: Ghana
contributor photo Andrew Lineback
Undergrad Institution: University of Cincinnati
Undergrad Graduation: 2009
Undergrad Major: International Affairs, History
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Fiona Pan
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: Current BSBA/MAcc student
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: China
contributor photo Zhongwen Qie
Undergrad Institution: Troy University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: China
contributor photo Marina Ramos
Undergrad Institution: University of Notre Dame
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Accountancy
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Rachel Rutledge
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: Current BSBA/MAcc student
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Evan Strong
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Marketing
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Wan Sun
Undergrad Institution: Beijing Forestry University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Digital Media Art
Home Country: China
contributor photo Simeng Yan
Undergrad Institution: University of Oregon
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Accounting
Home Country: China

Master of Labor and Human Resources

Garren Cabral Garren Cabral
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Public Affairs Journalism
Home Country: USA
Eric Dosch Eric Dosch
Undergrad Institution: University of Sioux Falls
Undergrad Graduation: 2007
Undergrad Major: Business Administration
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Kristen Guarnieri
Undergrad Institution: Bowling Green State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2009
Undergrad Major: Interpersonal Communication
Home Country: USA
Shawn Henderson Shawn Henderson
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Major: Communication
Home Country: USA
Kim Hill Kim Hill, Jr.
Undergrad Institution: Eastern Michigan University
Undergrad Graduation: 2009
Undergrad Major: Management
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Austyn Johnson
Undergrad Institution: Johnson & Wales University – Charlotte
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Marketing
Home Country: USA
Wesley Lin Wesley Lin
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2006
Undergrad Major: Psychology
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Shuhan Luo
Undergrad Institution: Auburn University at Montgomery; Central South University of Forestry and Technology
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Human Resource Management
Home Country: China
contributor photo Meghan Murphy
Undergrad Institution: Vanderbilt University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Human and Organizational Development
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Stacey Myers
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Business Administration, Human Resources
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Upasana Sarma
Undergrad Institution: Gauhati University
Undergrad Graduation: 2005
Undergrad Major: Management
Home Country: India
Amber Stephens Amber Stephens
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 1996
Undergrad Major: Journalism; Minor in English
Home Country: USA

Specialized Masters – Finance

contributor photo Nick Donadio
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2009
Undergrad Major: Finance
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Alex Douglas
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: International Studies: World Economy & Business
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Ben Hoffmann
Undergrad Institution: Xavier University
Undergrad Graduation: 2003
Undergrad Major: Theology
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Hongfei Jiang
Undergrad Institution: Shandong University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Finance
Home Country: China
contributor photo Ryan Ramseyer
Undergrad Institution: Oklahoma State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Agricultural Economics, Accounting
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Jonathan Rice
Undergrad Institution: University of Tennessee
Undergrad Graduation: 2010
Undergrad Major: Finance, Psychology
Home Country: USA
contributor photo Jiachen Wang
Undergrad Institution: Central University of Economics and Finance
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Mathematical Economics, Mathematical Finance
Home Country: China
contributor photo Tian Xie
Undergrad Institution: Iowa State University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Finance, Accounting
Home Country: China
contributor photo Kate Zou
Undergrad Institution: Shenzhen University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Finance, Banking
Home Country: China

Master of Business Logistics Engineering

contributor photo Wendy Zhou
Undergrad Institution: Southeast University
Undergrad Graduation: 2011
Undergrad Major: Logistics Management
Home Country: China

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