Session Panelists

Time Session Title Location Panelists
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Making Your Own Career Choices

Room 242


Chris Kwan, Assurant

Sarah Baker Coombs, McKinsey Digital 

Sahin Tetik, McKinsey & Company

Jana Stone, director of Professional Development and Postdoctoral Services, Georgia Tech

Fred Meyer, professor, School of Civil Engineering, Georgia Tech

Alexis Mitchell, MedTrans Go

2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Faculty Careers

Room 226

Home Park

Natalie Khazaal, associate professor, School of Modern Languages, Georgia Tech

Lerch Alexander, director of Graduate Programs, associate director in Music, Georgia Tech

Darius Carter, president’s doctoral fellow, Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Tech

Usha Nair-Reichart, associate professor in Economics, Georgia Tech

2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Ph.D. to Consulting

Room 222


Run by PhD2Consulting, Georgia Tech 
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Using Your Degree in Unexpected Ways

Room 242


Jeanene Fowler, Edward Jones

Julian Reid, The Entrepreneur's Source (TES)

Alexis Mitchell, MedTrans Go

Kevin Boutwell, Veracity Capital, LLC

Melissa Heffener, Georgia Tech Venture Labs

Judith Norback, Workplace Communications, LLC

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Research-Oriented Career Paths

Room 226

Home Park

Maribeth Colman, Georgia Technology Research Institute (GTRI)

Charles Reinke, Sandia National Laboratories

Yingying Kang, Assurant, Inc.