After running small businesses, Brenna Fleener pursued an MBA to complement her liberal arts education. Now she thrives in global brand management at Clif Bar & Company.
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Learn from Forté MBAs on the Move: women whose inspiring business careers have soared less than 15 years after earning their MBA. These diverse movers and shakers are rising in various industries—but share a connection to Forté.
Plus, original Forté profile photographs further showcase their remarkable personality and presence.
She started her career at Accenture after getting a degree in molecular biology, and now Nicole Irvin advises technology clients as a vice president at Goldman Sachs.
With finesse and a strong social network, Melissa Waters has pivoted from public relations for non-profits to tech marketing at Lyft.
As vice president of Business + Social Impact at Edelman, Emily Chan advises her clients on effectively communicating the results of their sustainability efforts.
With deep construction industry knowledge, natural leadership skills and a generous dose of optimism, Nancy travels the globe creating Airbnb’s renowned office spaces.
Whether working as writer and editor or as founder of Urban Hiker SF, Alexandra Kenin’s customized career reflects her multi-faceted interests.
She started her career on Wall Street, but Frances Messano wanted her work to align closely with her values. Now she invests in social entrepreneurs who are re-imagining education.
Whether she is leading People Operations at Asana or helping women get elected to public office, Anna Binder is doing the work she believes she was meant to do.
With street smarts and natural curiosity, Jessica combines her knack for numbers and her consulting and finance experience to develop global strategy at Apple.
Meet nine extraordinary women role models who are making meaningful contributions to their industries, careers, and/or communities.