Corporate Relations

Corporate Relations plans as many recruiting opportunities as possible with the aim of exposing members to an array of different businesses and industries. They also notify members of relevant, local professional seminars and meetings and invite professional organizations and chapters to speak to WIB.
Anna Smedsrud, Director (Fall)
Graduating: May 2017 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: --
Words to Live By: --
Allie Newell, Associate
Graduating: May 2017 (Sophomore)
Majors/Minors: Marketing & Management & International Business/Spanish
Words to Live By: "Live your life in a way that if anyone were to speak badly of you, no one would believe it."
Ellie Bonanno, Associate
Graduating: May 2016 (Sophomore)
Majors/Minors: Accounting and Finance
Words to Live By: "I believe everything happens for a reason."


Conference

The Conference committee plans a day-long conference in the spring from start to finish. They develop a theme, invite speakers, and plan activities that develop professional skills and reveal insight into the business world.
Caroline Dusenberry, Co-Director
Graduating: May 2015 (Senior)
Majors/Minors: Accounting & Technology Management
Interesting Fact:"I find the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have" -T. Jefferson
Gretchen Kohler, Co-Director
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Economic Consulting & Public Policy Analysis & Technology Management
Words to Live By: "Clear Eyes, Full Hearts, Can't Lose."
Jamie Baer, Associate
Graduating: May 2017 (Sophomore)
Majors/Minors: Accounting & International Business/Spanish
Words to Live By: "Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment." Oprah Winfrey
Elizabeth Settle, Associate
Graduating: May 2017 (Sophomore)
Majors/Minors: Finance
Words to Live By: "Not all of us can do great things but we can do small things with great love."


Alumni Relations

The Alumni Relations committee seeks to maintain and develop relationships with Women in Business alumni and other female Kelley School graduates, as well as organizing a mentor system between alumni and WIB members.
Kaitlin Herd, Director
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Operations Management & Marketing / Minoring in Apparel Merchandising
Words to live by:: "A life loved for others is a life fully lived."
Ellie Farquharson, Associate
Graduating: May 2015 (Senior)
Majors/Minors: Accounting & Finance
Words to Live By: "What this world needs is a voice, not an echo."

Dustin Groesbeck, Associate
Graduating: May 2015 (Senior)
Majors/Minors: Finance & International Business
Words to Live By: "Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly"


Professional Development

Professional Development hosts regular events to guide members through their job search and business education. Events in the past have included an etiquette dinner, mock interviews, skill-building workshops, and tutorials.
Laura Milton, Director
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Marketing & Operations Management & Professional Sales
Words to Live By: "Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you." - Dr. Seuss
Ellen Ernstberger, Director
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Marketing & Legal Studies & Operations Management/History
Words to Live By: "Though she be but little, she is fierce."
Lauren Deitch, Associate
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation & Marketing
Words to Live By: "Believe you can and you're halfway there." -Theodore Roosevelt
Brooke McDonough, Associate
Graduating: May 2016 (Junior)
Majors/Minors: Entrepreneurship & Corporate Innovation & Marketing
Words to Live By: “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!” -Audrey Hepburn