Student Clubs of HBS, Inc.
Women’s Student Association | Leadership




Amanda Burlison –

After completing a B.S. in Human & Organizational Development and an M.Ed. in Organizational Leadership from Vanderbilt University, Amanda worked as a consultant for Deloitte in Atlanta, GA for four years. Specializing in “Human Capital” consulting, she partnered with some of the world’s largest organizations to align their business strategies and their most important assets – people. In addition to her role on campus as one of the WSA Co-Presidents, Amanda is a member of several clubs, including the Management Consulting Club, the Marketing & CPG Club, and the Retail & Luxury Goods Club – all of which helped her prepare for a summer internship at Nike’s world headquarters in the Corporate Strategy & Development group. In her free time, Amanda is an avid runner, yogi and traveler.


Alexandra Daum –

Prior to HBS, Alexandra ran Sasha Rhett, a women’s accessories business she founded as an undergraduate at Harvard College. Sasha Rhett is sold in 40 retailers across the United States and has been featured in more than 30 national media outlets including InStyle, The Today Show, Gossip Girl and New York Magazine. Alexandra’s experience in the retail industry also includes two years in Corporate Merchandising at Ralph Lauren Corporation and a summer internship in Buying at Gilt Groupe. During her MBA summer, Alexandra followed her life-long passion for gender equality to a White House Internship with the White House Council on Women and Girls.


Chief Financial Officer:

Rachel Virany –

VP of Academics:

Jessica Zhang –

VP of Admissions:

Mhoire Murphy –

VP of Alumni:

Jessica Kramer –

VP of Conference:

Lauren Lockwood –

VP of Conference Keynotes:

Stephanie Puzio –

VP of Conference Operations:

Fumi Tamaki –

Co-VPs of Conference Marketing:

Anddria Clack –
Naa-Sakle Akuete –

Co-VPs of Conference Panels:

Julie Finkelstein –
Kine Seck Mercier –

VP of Community Building:

Liz Rider –

VP of Male Involvement:

Tara Hagan –

VP of Mentorship:

Clara Nguyen –

Co-VPs of Professional Engagement and Development:

Stacie Smith –
Gretchen Tonnesen –

VP of Online Communications:

Linda Leung –

VP of Speakers:

Preethi Krishnaswamy –

VP of WSA Reps:

Danielle Imperato –