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Career Exploration Series: Spark Your Future! Business and Computer Science

Tue, April 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT

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This episode will feature Staples High School alumni working in the fields of business and computer science.  Panelists include:

Georgia Fox - SHS Class of 2016
Georgia graduated from Brown University in 2020 with a degree in Economics. Georgia currently lives in New York and is a Wealth Management analyst at Morgan Stanley.

Steven Sobel - SHS Class of 2014
Steven studied Operations Research and Financial Engineering at Princeton University. There, he played club soccer, minored in Computer Science and Finance, and participated in way too many intramural sports. Steven lives in Manhattan and works at PGIM Fixed Income - an institutional asset manager based in Newark, NJ - where he interned in 2017 and started full-time in 2018.

Jake McCambley - SHS Class of 2011

Jake is a software engineer working remotely from the White Mountain National Forest. After graduating from Wake Forest ('15), Jake spent a few years working in wilderness therapy before hiking the Appalachian Trail. After spending the next few years working seasonally at both a therapeutic ranch in Vermont and in the High Mountain Huts of the White Mountains, Jake decided to learn to code and is about to start work as a Software Engineer at Zencare.co.

Megan Root - SHS Class of 2015
Megan graduated from Amherst College in 2019, with a double major in Law, Jurisprudence and Social Thought and Computer Science. She didn't plan to be a software developer, but really enjoyed her junior year internship at Ab Initio in Lexington, MA and returned there to work as a developer after graduating.

Find out about the paths, the opportunities, and even the detours that led to their current positions.

Please register here for the April 5 program.

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Date:
Tue, April 5
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT
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