Lisa Twu - Class of 2018
LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lisa-twu-60271314
Undergraduate school/major: The University of Texas at Austin / Management Information Systems
Previous Industry: Audit / Accounting
Career plans: Corporate Strategy
Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? When I met my future classmates at First Day, I knew this was where I wanted to be. The flexible curriculum, wide array of lab classes were also reasons why Booth was a fit for me
Activities: Admissions Fellow, Career Advisor, Economies of Scale, Epicurean Club, Corporate Management & Strategy Group
Use three adjectives to describe you experience at Chicago Booth: Unparalleled, transformative, whirlwind
Ask me about...: Student life, classes, recruiting, applications, moving to Chicago
What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Colorado (ski trip!), South Carolina, and Texas
Preston Grasty - Class of 2018
LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/preston-grasty-cpa-4b228b35
Undergraduate school/major: University of Texas - Austin / Accounting
Previous Industry: Private Equity, Investment Banking, Accounting/Advisory
Career plans: I plan to head back to Texas after Booth to pursue a career in middle-market private equity.
Why did you choose to apply to and attend Booth? Booth provided the opportunity to build a network with incredibly talented classmates, live in a dynamic city, and build my personal brand.
Activities: I enjoy exploring Chicago, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. I am also active in: Graduate Business Council, Private Equity Group, Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Group, Ski & Snowboard Club, Golf Club, Wine Club
Use three adjectives to describe your experience at Chicago Booth: Social, Exciting, Rewarding
Ask me about...: Living in a new city, Booth's culture, private equity, investment banking, social events, student government, being married, anything!
What city/country will you be in during the winter break? Houston, Dallas, Colorado, and Mexico