Interaction with alumni is vital during both your academic and professional career. You will have numerous opportunities to form valuable relationships with Executive MBA alumni both inside and out sideof the classroom.
In addition to the more than 1,200 alumni of the Carlson Executive MBA program, you'll become part of the Carlson School's impressive alumni network of more than 53,000 members in 95 countries.
A Powerful Alumni Network
When you join the Executive MBA program, you join a powerful network of alumni.
Carlson MBA Alumni
|Chicago||Fernando Palacios||EVP & Chief Integrated Supply Chain Officer||MillerCoors||1995|
|New York||Annie Young-Schrivner||CEO||Godiva||2003|
|CT||Prathibha Varkey, MD||President & CEO of the Northeast Medical Group/SVP of Yale New Haven Health||Yale Medical Group||2013|
|MN||Richard Olson||Chairman & CEO||The Toro Company||2010|
|MN||Jed Gorlin, MD||Medical Director||Memorial Blood Centers||2005|
|MN||Trevor Bynum||President & CEO||Welch's||2003|
|MN||Trevor Putrah||President||KGP Companies||2006|
|MN||Chet Rihal, MD||Chair, Cardiology Department||Mayo Clinic||2000|
|MN||Baxter Stephenson||President & COO||Fraser Steel||2003|
|MN||Rahul Koranne, MD||SVP & Chief Medical Officer||Minnesota Hospital Association||2008|
|MN||Michael Duggan||CEO||United States Distilled Products||2004|
|MN||Tom H. Sween||President & COO||E.A. Sween Compani/Deli Express||2007|
|SF Bay Area||Jason Bates||Chief Supply Chain Officer||Specialized Bicycle Components||2011|
|SF Bay Area||Gangesh Ganesan||CEO||PeerNova, Inc.||2001|
|Italy||Victoria Spadaro-Grant||CTO||Barilla Group||2000|
|Chile||Milena Oliveira||Country Manager||3M Chile||2013|
|Switzerland||Bethany Quam||Sr. VP & President of Europe/Australasia Region||General Mills||2001|
Alumni will be present throughout your MBA journey. They answer questions from prospective students, welcome new students at orientation, guest lecture in your classes, set up site visits on international residencies, and attend various events throughout the year.