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Student Spotlight: Special Agent and MBA@UNC Student Scott Swantner

From protecting our nation’s and other nation’s leaders to building cases and testifying against counterfeiters and computer criminals, Secret Service agent and MBA@UNC student Scott Swantner is constantly on the move. A member of the most elite law enforcement organization in the world, he must be available to travel anywhere in the world, quite often with little notice.

 

How One Physician Is Using His MBA to Improve Patient Care

MBA@UNC student Adam Brown is the regional medical director with EmCare's North Division, covering the D.C. and northern Virginia area. He is also a medical director at United Medical Center, and system chief of emergency medicine at Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, working as an emergency medicine attending physician at both. He is also an adjunct assistant professor of emergency medicine at George Washington University and senior scholar at the Office of Clinical Practice Improvement at GW. In this interview, Adam Brown speaks about the benefits he has reaped at MBA@UNC.

Q&A with MBA@UNC Student Mike Szalkowski

With a background in Accounting, Mike Szalkowski addresses why he chose to pursue an MBA, and how MBA@UNC has contributed to his success investing assets for S Partners, LP.

Why Anesthesiologist Vanessa Olbrecht Decided to Earn an MBA

Vanessa Olbrecht, a pediatric anesthesiologist and pain physician at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, continued her education with MBA@UNC, an experience that she says has given her a “new perspective on medicine.

Pursuing an MBA While Living Abroad

As a current student at MBA@UNC, Salmon is able to live abroad while also earning a degree that will help make her dreams possible.

Dual Perspectives: Kate Schaefer’s Journey as a Teacher and an MBA@UNC Student

Working as a high school teacher while pursuing an MBA certainly is not an easy feat, but Kate Schaefer has found the experience to be deeply rewarding.