Career & Leadership Development

Smith Career Conversations: Careers in Banking, Finance and Consulting

to EQB Building & Gailor


Five alumni of the University will be on campus to talk with students about their careers in the banking, finance and consulting industries.  Students can attend a networking lunch, panel discussion and have one-on-one time with the visiting professionals through practice interviews.  The participants are

  • Jim Folds, C'86: Senior Vice President of Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group
  • Will Harper, C'07: current student at Kellogg School of Managment at Northwestern University and former Senior Associate Consultant/Associate Consultant for Bain & Company (2009-2012)
  • Isabel W. Foster, C'06: Client Advisor in the Atlanta office of J.P. Morgan's Private Bank
  • Alex Harris, C'11: Investment Banking Analyst at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, Inc.
  • Bill Yoder, C'88: President and CEO of Southern Community Bank.

Register via TigerNet by September 9, 2013 for lunch and the practice interview slots.  Questions?  Please write or call 931.598.1121.

Schedule for Friday, September 13, 2013

Noon - 1:00 PM, Luncheon at EQB Building (by reservation on TigerNet)

1:15 - 2:45 PM, Panel Discussion, Gailor Auditorium

2:45 - 3:10 PM, Networking Break, Gailor Lobby

3:10 - 3:30 PM, Practice Interview Session I, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

3:35 - 3:55 PM, Practice Interview Session II, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

4:00 - 4:20 PM, Practice Interview Session III, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)