Graduate Programs
Graduate Ambassadors

 Our Ambassadors are here to help you navigate the admissions process 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.

BOOKING CALENDAR LINKS TO SCHEDULE WITH A GRADUATE AMBASSADOR BY PROGRAM:

MBA:

MBA Remote Meeting  or  MBA In-Person Meeting

Meetings with Grad Student Ambassadors are typically for Fisher on-campus programs. You can also email us set up an appointment for any of our programs:

- MBA (part-time or full-time)  mba@fisher.osu.edu
- Master of Accounting (MAcc) fisher_macc@fisher.osu.edu
- Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM) - fisher_mhrm@fisher.osu.edu
- Specialized Master in Finance (SMF) - fisher_smf@fisher.osu.edu
- Specialized Master in Business Analytics (SMB-A) fcob-smb-a@fisher.osu.edu
- Master of Supply Chain Management (MSCM) mscm@fisher.osu.edu

Haven't decided on a program? Email fishergrad@fisher.osu.edu

Highlighted Ambassadors:

MBA Ambassadors Specialized Master's Ambassadors

Salma TibaSalma Tiba | MBA Ambassador

Area of Interest: Marketing
Hometown: Ohio
Undergraduate College: The Ohio State University
Pre-MBA Industry/Function: Registered Dietitian
Post-MBA Industry/Function: Marketing for the food and beverage industry
Email Salma   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Salma

    Why did you choose Fisher? I chose Fisher for the opportunity to utilize personalized pathway in accordance with my career goals.
    What surprised you the most about Fisher? Expansive alumni network
    Class you are most looking forward to at Fisher? Looking forward to Marketing courses.
    Advice to prospective candidates? I advise prospective candidates to begin their MBA application early to meet deadlines for scholarships and fellowships.


Celina BontigaoCelina Bontigao | MBA Ambassador

Area of Interest: Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Undergrad college: California State University, Fullerton
Pre MBA-Industry/Function: Bradley Legal Fellow at The Buckeye Institute
Post-MBA Career Goals: Corporate Finance in Financial Services
Email Celina   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Celina

    Why did you choose Fisher? Besides its generosity, Ohio State not only has a top-notch business school but also a top-notch law school. I'm grateful that I didn't have to compromise on one or the other.
    What surprised you the most about Fisher? I was most surprised by how well they prepare candidates prior to even starting the program. As someone who did not pursue a business degree in undergrad, I was thankful for all the preparations I could get. They truly care about their students' successes.
    Class you are most looking forward to at Fisher? I'm excited to take Prof. Bailey's class. I had met him during a prospective candidates workshop and loved his energy and passion.
    Advice to prospective candidates? Talk to as many current candidates and alumni as possible. Don't take one person's word but try to engage with as many perspectives as possible.


ShagunShagun Singh | MBA Ambassador

Area of interest: Business Development / Analytics
Hometown: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Undergraduate College: Marshall University
Pre MBA-Industry/Function: Regional Director - Forums Asia Pacific
Post-MBA Career Goals: Business Development / Analytics / Marketing
Email Shagun   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Shagun

    Shagun Singh is an incoming Fisher MBA student. After receiving her undergraduate/engineering degrees from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), she gained competence in the space of business development and strategy through her 7 years of work experience. In her spare time, Shagun enjoys playing the ukulele and going for hikes.


Jimena MartinezIlse (Jimena) Martinez Lopez | MBA Ambassador

Area of interest: Strategy/Business Analytics/Brand Management/Consulting/Project Management
Hometown: Mexico City / Miamisburg, Ohio
Undergraduate College: University of Illinois
Pre MBA-Industry/Function: Sales Administrator
Post-MBA Career Goals: Brand Manager
Email Jimena   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Jimena

    Jimena Martinez Lopez is an incoming Fisher FTMBA student interested in brand management programs post-degree. As an international student and a former D1 student-athlete, Jimena is interested in encouraging diversity and inclusion in all aspects of campus life.


Amar WaliaAmar Walia | MBA Ambassador

Area of interest: Operations and supply chain
Hometown: Bangalore, India
Undergraduate College: Manipal Institute of Technology
Pre MBA-Industry/Function: Operations and client management in ed-tech & manufacturing
Post-MBA Career Goals: Operations in e-commerce
Email Amar   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Amar

    Why did you choose Fisher? I chose Fisher because of the small class size for a personalized experience and classes centered on practical application of skills including Business Lab, Social Impact, etc. Additionally, my passion for Operations and the college's excellent faculty and resources were a major deciding factor.

    What surprised you the most about Fisher? The large alumni network and how approachable alumni of the college are. I had reached out to alumni on advice on applications and settling into the United States and people were always forthcoming and provided guidance on how I can navigate the job market.

    Class you are most looking forward to at Fisher? Classes including Six Sigma, Supply Chain Management, Strategic Global Sourcing and Matching Supply & Demand are some of the courses I'm interested in.

    Advice to prospective candidates? Start your application at the soonest. Be sure to reach out to alumni to learn about the college & the opportunities the college has to offer.


Pooja IkharPooja Ikhar | MBA Ambassador

Area of interest: Product management
Hometown: Nagpur, India
Undergraduate College: Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology
Pre MBA-Industry/Function: Software Development 
Email Pooja   Remote Appointment    In-Person Appointment

  • About Pooja

    Why did you choose Fisher? I chose Fisher as it aligned most with my past background and my career goals. Also, having prior 5 years of corporate experience, the hands-on experiences that I will receive to solve real world problems in divergent programs such as GAP and Business Lab challenges appealed to me.

    What surprised you the most about Fisher? The diversity of the culture as well as the congeniality of people around me. It has been extremely easy and effortless for me to gel in with peers here.

    Class you are most looking forward to at Fisher? Organizational Behavior as it offers deeper insights to employee nature, as well as Economics as it offers a fundamental understanding of customer rationale.

    Advice to prospective candidates? Do not hesitate to reach out to alumni and network as much as possible to get a better understanding of the program.