Helzberg School of Management Ambassadors

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To give you an opportunity to hear direct from current students and recent graduates of Helzberg graduate business programs, you are invited to reach out to any of the Helzberg School of Management Ambassadors listed below.

Vince Dean, Jr.

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MBA, Entrepreneurship and Finance concentration
Owner, TDH Insurance

About Vince Dean, Jr.
“In the rare occasion that I have a moment of free time, I enjoy smoking meats on my Yoder smoker.”

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Lisa Drossart-Frey

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MBA, Entrepreneurship concentration
Account Supervisor, Marketing Strategy, Callahan Agency

About Lisa Drossart-Frey
“On the side, I have an Etsy shop where I sell handmade rustic homemade décor. It’s called TheLABDecor.”

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Stefan Garrison

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MBA, Finance concentration
Area Business Manager and Senior Project Controller, Kiewit Power Constructors & Engineering

About Stefan Garrison
“I like to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors or catch a live show whenever I get the chance.”

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Leslie Hernandez

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MA, Organizational Leadership and Development concentration
Bilingual Trip Coordinator at Unbound

About Leslie Hernandez
“I love staying active. I am a Girl Scout troop leader. I mentor through Avanzando at UMKC."

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Erin Johnson

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Manager of Clinical Analytics at Saint Luke’s Health System

About Erin Johnson
“I’m always up for a good flick and for cheering on the Royals and Chiefs!”

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Roger Ngo

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MBA, Data Analytics
Technical Manager, Honeywell FM&T

About Roger Ngo
“Work on, drive, and race cars. Cook and compete in BBQ competitions. Hang out with my family.”

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Dasha Petrovic

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Account Executive at Travelers Insurance

About Dasha Petrovic
“I like to try out new recipes at home and to relax with a good book.”

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Cathy Rometti

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MBA/Data Analytics Dual Degree
Data Analyst at FanThreeSixty

About Cathy Rometti
“My biggest hobby is reading, but I also enjoy getting outside often and taking walks, and I'm always happy to find a new coffee shop.”

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Sam Roper

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Assistant Executive, Operations at Compass Minerals, Inc. (CMP)

About Sam Roper
“I love volunteering with local charities as well as my church. You can also find me running or at sporting event of any kind.”

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Brady Rothrock

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Data Analytics
Data Scientist at Sprint

About Brady Rothrock
“It’s safe to say my fascination with data science extends into my hobbies. If I’m watching sports, I’m analyzing the data. Otherwise, you might find me working on one of my Raspberry Pi’s.”

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Ann Toy

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Data Analytics
Lead Auditor at Evergy (formerly KCP&L)

About Ann Toy
“I have three young kids that take up most of my time outside of school and work. When my husband and I can get away for a date night, we love to go out to a nice meal at a local restaurant.”

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Joel Zcharia

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Data Analytics
Data Analyst at Lockton Companies

About Joel Zcharia
“In the winter, I'm always watching football and dominating my fantasy league. With the rest of my time, I love watching Netflix and reading up on investment strategies.”

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