Our MBA Ambassadors are here to help you navigate the admissions process here at Fisher and also give you more information about the programs we offer.
Feel free to contact them or schedule an appointment to meet and tour the campus at firstname.lastname@example.org and place his/her name in the subject line.
Katie Beaulieu - MBA Class of 2015
Katie completed her undergraduate degree at The Ohio State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing. Post graduation, Katie has worked as an Account Executive with boutique ad agency Cult Marketing, and as a Marketing and Operations Consultant and Sourcing Manager with pharmaceutical distributor Cardinal Health. Her roles have included managing test markets, conducting market research, developing company websites, improving hospital pharmacies' efficiency, and managing relationships and contracts with branded pharmaceutical companies including Pfizer and Shire. Katie is majoring in Marketing and Leadership & Organizational Behavior for her MBA program. Katie loves running - especially marathons - traveling to new cities, spending time with her husband, Kevin, and their mini-Aussie puppy, Remy, and of course, The Buckeyes!
Kelly Blumenschein - MBA Class of 2014
Kelly completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Dayton where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Entrepreneurship and a minor in Spanish; she also played on UD’s varsity women’s soccer team. Upon graduation, she worked with Fondriest Environmental as the company’s Marketing Specialist. Her role included sales as well as managing multiple marketing initiatives, such as the company’s advertising campaign, conference and trade show program, and quarterly news magazine. Kelly enjoys playing and watching sports (Go Bucks/Flyers!) reading, traveling, and eating ice cream.
Brian Hersey - MBA Class of 2014
Brian completed his undergraduate degree at Clark University in Worcester, MA, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management. He also played all four years on the Clark University varsity men’s soccer team and studied abroad in Scotland for his junior year spring term. Upon graduating from Clark, Brian got a position at Welch Foods in Brand Management. During his five+ years at Welch’s, Brian managed the daily business of multiple product lines, launched new line extensions, developed promotional programs and worked on the 2012 media campaign. Brian will be getting his MBA in the spring of 2014 with a focus in Brand Management. This summer he got a marketing internship at Nestle where he worked on the Lean Cuisine brand. He also enjoys playing and watching sports, hiking, cooking and traveling.
James Janis - MBA Class of 2015
James loves Ohio and loves the Buckeyes. He graduated from Ohio State in 2004 with an undergraduate degree in International Studies and Communication. After graduation, he spent two years as a legislative aide to a State Representative in Ohio. Before coming to Fisher, James lived in Washington D.C. for seven years working at the Department of Defense as a counterterrorism analyst which gave him a broader international perspective and a view of life on the east coast. Currently, James is pursuing an Operations and Logistics major at Fisher and in his free time he enjoys playing and watching sports (football, soccer, basketball, golf, tennis) and traveling the world.
Yiran Li - MBA Class of 2015
Yiran spent 5 years working as the Corporate Account Manager and Senior Sales Representative at Korean Airline Beijing Branch after graduation from Beijing International Studies University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature. During working, she led two of the most important projects of the company, managed sales channels, and implemented several marketing promotion campaigns. She would like to take Marketing and Operation concentrations in the Fisher MBA program. Yiran enjoys travelling in her vacation time, and has been to ten countries in the past five years.
Aiswarya Ramamurthi - MBA Class of 2015
Aiswarya completed her undergraduate degree in Computer Science from the College of Engineering Guindy, Chennai, India. She has more than three years of experience working at Cisco Systems as a network engineer involved in discovering, analyzing test strategies for Cisco products. She has also worked as a Stage and Production Manager and performed in an English theatre group in Bangalore, India. A certified degree holder in French, she is also the co-founder of a non-profit group that focuses on the education sector of rural areas in India. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, swimming and playing table tennis.
Graham Rouse - MBA Class of 2014
Prior to joining the Fisher MBA class of 2014, Graham spent 8 years as a high school English and journalism teacher. In addition to working as a classroom teacher and department chair, Graham founded and ran a professional photography and design company specializing in event photography. A life-long Buckeye, he earned a bachelor’s degree in English and a master’s degree in Education, both from the Ohio State University.