UNM Anderson School of Management Celebrates EMBA Class of 2018
Leading New Mexico Business Professionals Graduate
Albuquerque, NM – September 15, 2018 – The Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) program at the Anderson School of Management is proud to announce the graduation of the Class of 2018. The 41 business professionals celebrated the completion of the 25-month, accelerated MBA program with over 500 friends, family, staff and faculty in attendance.
The Class of 2018 entered the program with over 496 years of cumulative work experience from inside industries such as government labs, financial, healthcare and law. The ceremony included speeches by Dean Craig White, Audrey Arnold, Gina Urias-Sandoval and the class speaker chosen by his peers- Ryan Saylor. The Valedictorian for the cohort was Carol Mayo Cochran who proudly led her class in while presenting the Anderson banner.
The Executive MBA program is designed to provide high quality, actionable business education to New Mexico's working professionals. In addition to an AACSB accredited business education, students are able to immerse themselves in the expansive network of New Mexico business leaders. Additionally, all EMBA students take part in a 10-Day International Residency, in which students have the opportunity to travel internationally and meet with global business leaders, government executives, and educators to learn international business practices. The Class of 2018 traveled to Portugal and Spain for their International Residency.
The staff of the Executive and Professional Education center is extremely proud of these spectacular students and wishes them the best on their continued journeys.
Clark Gage Kemsley
Carol Mayo Cochran*
Gilbert Danny Salazar
* indicates Valedictorian
† indicates 4.0 or higher GPA