MBA Association (MBAA)

MBA Association (MBAA)

Connection + Insight

The mission of the MBA Association is to enhance the student experience by providing a platform to learn from experienced professionals and connect with students, alumni and community leaders.

Activities and Events

The flagship event led by the MBA Association is the annual Pacific Northwest MBA Conference. The Pacific Northwest MBA Conference seeks to become the premiere MBA networking and empowerment event. Participants will hear from subject matter experts and industry luminaries in the areas of leadership, corporate social responsibility, finance, operations, strategy, marketing, entrepreneurship and more. Ample opportunity will be provided for MBA candidates to network with recruiters and current business executives.


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MBAA Executive Committee



Portrait of Suha Tirmizi

Suha Tirmizi

President & Co-Chair


Portrait of Jeff Potter

Jeff Potter

Co-Chair & VP Finance


Portrait of Kacie Chan

Kacie Chan

VP Program Development


Portrait of Jere Tien

Jere Tien

VP Marketing












Portrait of Raghu Kalyankar

Raghu Kalyankar

Operations Manager


Portrait of Gopalika Barwal

Gopalika Barwal

Marketing Manager



Portrait of Aline Honorato

Aline Honorato

Engineering Manager