Integrity. Innovation. Impact.

The Tippie Wall

Get to know Tippie alumni, students, and faculty. Discover The Power of I through their eyes and see for yourself how Integrity, Innovation, and Impact make a difference in life on campus and across the globe.

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Katie Lyon She knows a great learning environment when she sees one.


Laura Desmond Oversees one of the largest brand communications groups in the world.


Cindy Goody Works with one of the biggest fast food chains in the world to promote healthy, balanced diets.


Lance Golinghorst MBA group projects prepared him for daily challenges at Target.


James Draper Jim chose Tippie when he realized in order to advance his career he would need to gain a broader view of the business world.


Gonca Paul A sense of adventure brought her to Tippie. Dedication and determination delivered her career.


Meggie Scott She originally wanted to be in brand management at a CPG company, and that's exactly where she is now.


Ashish Singru This Microsoft marketing exec merges marketing and science every day.


Gabriella Siefert "Tippie allows you to find a community to learn and grow in."


Miles Kirkpatrick He went from Tippie to Microsoft.


Rogelio Rebolledo International alum combined quantitative course work with marketing under the Iowa MBA program.


Tara From Business associate with United Airlines


Adriane Downs She partially credits her success to Tippie's extracurricular offerings.


Bill Bremner Combined his knowledge of operations and global marketing.


John Murry Corporate branding experience adds depth to classroom teaching.


Doug Yoder He's leading consumer insights in global marketing.


Clint Landis Considers earning his Tippie MBA the smartest thing he's ever done.


Nicolle Thompson Her MBA degree opened doors to new opportunities and a career change.


Zach Bromert Former Hawkeye is making great strides as a Nike training shoe marketing executive.


Larry Menke MBA degree gave him the business skills to succeed.


Lorraine Hart A 30-year finance career started with a Tippie MBA.

Nate Roelfs As a full-time MBA student, Nate Roelfs also ran a small, sustainable lawn care business.

Justin Taiber Built skills and relationships that prepared him for a career in financial analysis.

Carl Schumacher Carl Schumacher received two degrees from Iowa.

Yannis (John) Volanis MBA alum chose Tippie College because of case-study approach to teaching in the United States.

Spencer Anderson The Tippie Alumni Network helped him get his dream job with the Indiana Pacers.

Mark J. Smith Established a scholarship at Tippie.

Larry Hershberger Alum returns to lead insurance program at Iowa.

Todd Nelson Considers the Tippie Full-time MBA Program the gem of the Midwest.

Jennifer Meents Relies on everything she learned from her MBA degree when making tough business decisions.

Nick Johnson Relished the rare opportunity to meet Warren Buffett.

Todd Houge Professor Houge explains the Krause and Henry Funds

Erik Lie His academic research influenced how the world does business.

Cara Wick Her graduate assistantship at Tippie guided her toward a career she's passionate about.

John Spitzer Real-world experience brought to life in the classroom.

Chavdar Rissin Advice of Iowa alumni proves invaluable.

Jared Marks Ready for a summer finance internship at Ford Motor Company.

Tom Kloet His career includes more than 20 years of international business opportunities.

Iana Stahov Gained essential finance experience through the Henry Fund.

Jason Carlson His highly sought-after internship in Citigroup's consumer bank evolved into a full-time offer.

Tanner Scott He was able to develop a strong network while at Tippie.

Samantha Lane Internship gave her experience and self-confidence.


Navin Gopal International experiences expanded his learning.

Jeff Ohlmann Explores the realm where professional sports meet the science of mathematics.

Jennifer Johnston Torrez Sought an MBA program to prepare her for an innovative career.

Chris Buckner Leveraged his engineering background and business training to succeed in his new career.

Valery Salyamov Alum returns to homeland and becomes a leader in his field.

Loren Trimble Good things come to those who wait. But it's possible better things come to those who innovate.

Cody Myers Cody took advantage of multiple experiential learning experiences to help him land his ideal position.

Rob Johnston He got all that he wanted from his Tippie MBA.

Jon Finley Finley converted internship into career

Matt Lane Credits his Tippie MBA with creating opportunities he wouldn't have had without it.

Ann Campbell Professor's research enhances disaster relief efforts.

Tiffani Orange Applied what she learned in class on Tuesday to land a job on Wednesday.

Barrett Thomas Partners with Iowa industry leaders to bring Lean concepts to the MBA program.

A.J. Honoré A.J. Honoré traded a Midtown Manhattan job for a college radio station while studying for his MBA degree.