Spotlight on our Part Time MBA Student Ambassadors

Christopher DeWitt
Chris is a student in the DC Evening program and is expected to graduate in December 2018. For the past six years, Chris has been employed at International Business Machine (IBM) as a Software Client Leader, promoting IBM Cloud and Cognitive capabilities. Focused solely on our US Federal Government, Chris is responsible for developing, managing and delivering enterprise cloud solutions. Chris’ professional areas
of interest include business development, team management, and leadership. In his spare time, Chris enjoys working out, gardening, and jigsaw puzzles.

Ashley Duelks
Ashley is a DC Evening student and is expected to graduate in December 2018. She is rapidly approaching her 10 year anniversary at Accenture this upcoming July. Accenture is a global professional services company, providing services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations to clients in over 40 industries with nearly 400,000 employees. Upon graduating from Georgetown University with a degree in psychology, Ashley joined the firm as a campus recruiter. During her tenure, Ashley has had the opportunity to travel the world and serve in a variety of roles within the HR and Human Capital functions focused on creating an engaging environment for employees where they can thrive, develop and reach their potential. Ashley currently serves in an internal change management role implementing a brand new global performance management process.

Trevor Fells
Trevor Fells is the VP of Outreach for the Baltimore Campus, Part Time Liaison to Smith Vets Student Body Association, and a 2018 MBA/MS Finance candidate. He obtained a Bachelor’s in Finance from UMUC in 2012 while deployed to Doha, Qatar. Currently, he serves as an active-duty Navy Senior Chief with 17 years of experience in Operations Planning.  His assignments  include Japan, Afghanistan, California (his home state) and various other countries.  His current assignment is as an Information Warfare Training Center Director, managing 6 learning sites composed of 120 military and civilian personnel across the DC Metro area with an annual budget of 5 million dollars. Trevor lives with his wife in Odenton, Maryland and when not studying enjoys hiking, wine, and experiencing local Naval heritage.

Daniel Fox
Daniel Fox is a student in the Evening PT MBA program at the Baltimore campus. He is expected tograduate in May 2018. Daniel currently works as a Sales Representative for a medical company known as Stryker Corp. (SYK).  He plans to use his education to further his career path within his current organization as well as make himself more marketable should he want to change career paths in the future.  Daniel is happy to help any prospective student or anyone considering graduate school.

Kinjal Patel
Kinjal is a second year student at the Smith School Of Business with plans to graduate in Fall of 2017. She currently works in the hotel industry and has worked in the area of hospitality for over 6 years now. Kinjal has a record of excellence in implementing productivity and cost improvements that contributed to the financials as well as aided in improving guests services. Prior to her time in the hospitality industry, Kinjal was working  for a healthcare management office for 5 years.