Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
University of Ottawa (Philosophy and Criminology)
Class of 2022
As students, we have had the incredible opportunity to work alongside various industry leaders and small businesses.
I can sum it up in one word: community. Everyone in the program is there to support you reach your goals.
Why an MBA?
To me, an MBA is far more than a degree; it’s about building leadership and interpersonal skills. As someone who didn’t have a previous business education, I knew getting my MBA would help me grow and learn the skills needed to enhance my career.
What surprised you about DeGroote?
The level of support I received from my classmates, faculty, and administration. The program is challenging and you will face hardships; however, you will never go through them alone. Everyone is welcoming, supportive and truly wants you to succeed.
What piece of advice would you give to anyone considering doing their MBA at DeGroote?
Make yourself known – get to know your classmates personally, be engaged in the classroom, get involved in different clubs and activities, and most importantly, HAVE FUN!
What has been the highlight of your DeGroote experience so far?
Besides meeting some of my best friends, I would say one of the highlights of my DeGroote experience has been the different forms of learning and engagement. As students, we have had the incredible opportunity to work alongside various industry leaders and small businesses.
Aside from being an MBA Student Ambassador, what other extra-curricular activities have you been involved with while at DeGroote?
- VP Marketing, DeGroote’s Women in Management Association
- Program Coordinator, DeGroote Leadership Development Program (DeGroote Leader)
- DeGroote MBA Students Instagram Team
Tell us one fun fact about you!
I can speak two languages! Assyrian and English!
Meet Our MBA
Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada
University of Toronto (Honours Bachelor of Arts)
Paramaribo, Suriname, Suriname
University of South Florida (Bachelors of Science in Biomedical Sciences)