Student Profiles

Dec 7, 2021

Leader of the Pack Doubles Down on Poole College

Grant Gibson, starting center and team captain for the Wolfpack football team, is pursuing his Master of Management, Marketing Analytics concentration (MMA) degree after graduating earlier this year as an undergraduate studying supply chain management.

Jun 8, 2021

Marcus Grevel on Humanitarian Supply Chain, Serving and ‘True Grit’

By employing courage, maintaining a headstrong demeanor and sense of humble servitude, Jenkins MBA student and active duty soldier Marcus Grevel is helping to strengthen the humanitarian supply chain.

Aug 21, 2020

The ‘Who’, ‘What’ and ‘Why’ of Two First-Year MBA Students

Get to know these two first-year MBA students, from their interest in supply chain to their expectations for starting a new chapter of their lives under such unusual circumstances.

May 6, 2020

Graduation Spotlight: Nikki Hensley

With a passion for sustainability and the environment, Nikki Hensley wanted to pursue a more technical education than what she might find in traditional environmental science programs. “My passion is to help corporations and businesses improve sustainable product offerings,” Hensley says.

May 6, 2020

Graduation Spotlight: Quavis Johnson

Not surprisingly, recent circumstances have presented some unexpected challenges for graduating senior Quavis Johnson. “COVID-19 significantly impacted our project,” Johnson says of the supply chain practicum project he spent his final semester working on.

Apr 17, 2020

MBA Program, Supply Chain Project Help Scientist Diversify Skill Set

Mai Doan is a part-time Jenkins MBA student at the Poole College of Management, in addition to being a full-time senior associate scientist at Biogen, a multinational biotechnology company. She says that, given her largely-scientific background, earning her MBA is […]

Mar 20, 2020

Tessa Johnson BS’20

"The thing I like most is the trust I have in my professors. Most of the professors in the department have industry experience and are able to bring students more in-depth insights to the world of supply chain."

Dec 18, 2019

US Marine-Turned MBA Student on Working With the American Red Cross

By Ahmed Retiwalla and Adam Tompkins Joseph Fischer is an active duty Military Officer for the United States Marine Corps, as well as a student in the Jenkins MBA program at NC State University. He also graduated from NC State […]

Oct 18, 2019

Daniel Gioia BS’20

by Caleb White, SCRC Marketing and Communications Student Intern Name: Daniel Gioia From: Central Valley, NY Course of Study: Business Administration, Supply Chain & Operations Concentration Year: Senior Graduation: May 2020 What made you decide to come to NC State? […]

Sep 17, 2019

Katie Aten BS’20

Name: Katie Aten From: Waxhaw, NC Course of Study: Business Administration, Supply Chain & Operations Concentration Year: Senior Graduation: May 2020 How did you end up deciding to study supply chain at NC State? When I first came to NC […]