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Careers

McCombs School of Business McCombs School of Business

Careers

Our students seek out opportunities to encourage sustainable social impact. Some pursue careers in sustainable businesses, social enterprises or government agencies; others work in impact investment groups or start their own ventures. Regardless of a student's specific professional interests, McCombs' career services department can help them connect with employers, prepare for interviews and find out more about career paths involving social and environmental innovation.

Featured Alumni

CleanTech

CleanTech

Alex Dey
SunPower
Asset Manager
MBA '15
Robert Hallenbeck
Waste Management
Senior Strategy Analyst
MBA '11
Kevin Imes
Allure Energy, Inc
President & CEO
MBA '09
Jason Linkswiler
NRG Energy
Senior Director of Strategy & Business Intelligence
 MBA '04
Cyrus Tashakkori
Open Road Renewables
President
MBA '08
Fred Wu
CLEAResult
Senior Program Manager
MBA '07
Michael Yellin
SunPower
Senior Manager, Services
MBA '11

Corporate Social Innovation

Corporate Social Innovation

Jessica Filante
AT&T
Area Manager, Public Affairs
MBA '12
Mike Hoffman
AECOM
Director
MBA '08
Rey Ocanas
BBVA Compass
Dir. of Responsibility & Reputation
MBA '04
Eric Reehl
Adaptive, Inc
Senior Advisor BBA '86 and
MBA '87
Robert Sherman
IronNeck
CMO 
MBA '13
Simone Strydom
The Clorox Company
Senior Manager,
Corporate Communications

MBA '02
Jaime Sutton
365 by Whole Foods
Marketing Manager
BBA '06 and MBA '13

Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

Claire Arthurs
SoFi
Director
MBA '15
Nathan Beckord
Foundersuite
Co-founder & CEO 
MBA '02
Amy George
Blue Avocado
Founder & CEO
MBA '00
Erin Patten
Erin Patten
Ponyride
Director, Retail and Marketing
BBA '07
Tania Rodriguez
Tania Rodriguez
Green Habitat Co.
Founder & CEO
MBA '11

Impact Investing

Impact Investing

Amy Bell
Tideline
Senior Director
MBA '03
Jacqueline Bergen
FINCA Microfinance
Holding Company

Director
MBA '97
Jean-Marc Chicco
Ashoka Support Network
Member
MBA '76
Randall Crowder
TEXO Ventures
Co-founder & Managing Partner
MBA '10
Leslie Chandler Wang
Honu Advisors
Senior Advisor
MBA '06

Public & Social Sectors

Public & Social Sectors

Josh Bailey
Kasasa
Community Financial Institution Consultant
MBA '13
Lauren Hradecky Blitzer
Dallas Women's Foundation
Dir. Econ Security
MBA '11
Cam Houser
3 Day Startup
Co-founder & CEO
MBA '10
Kate Knight
United Way of Dallas
Director
MBA '12
Tyler Markham
Central Texas Food Bank
Agency Retail Coordinator
BBA '15
Eric Nelson
US Department of State
Deputy Executive Secretary
MBA '98
Anne Bordonaro Spahr
Chemonics International
Chief of Party, USAID
MBA '02
Matt Stevens
US Small Business Administration
Strategic Initiatives Manager
MBA '12