MBA Class of 2018
Bio: After serving in the U.S. Peace Corps, Josh spent five years as a Recruiter and Program Manager with USAID’s Office of Transition Initiatives, executing multi-million dollar programs focused on promoting reconciliation and jumpstarting local economies in West Africa and Central Asia. He looks forward to applying his finance, project management, and organizing skills to a career in Clean Tech and Renewable Energy.
Concentration: Finance, Project Management, Energy and Environment
Career Focus: Renewable Energy: Project Development and Finance
Achievements/Awards: Awarded UConn graduate assistantship with full-merit scholarship; USAID/OTI Washington Team of the Year Award: Africa Team (2015), Afghanistan & Pakistan (2014); USAID Contracting Officer’s Representative Level II Certification; Returned Peace Corps Volunteer (Mali 2009-2011) and AmeriCorps NCCC Alum (New Orleans 2007-2008).
Previous Employer(s): U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), U.S. Peace Corps, Partnership for Supply Chain Management, AmeriCorps
Undergraduate Institution/Major: University of Connecticut, B.A. Political Science (Honors)
Clubs/Organizations: UConn Graduate Consulting Club, UConn Graduate Net Impact