Ana Parra Vera MSBA 20

Ana Parra Vera

MSBA Executive Student Assistant

I chose the UC Davis MSBA program because of its rigorous curriculum, direct access to industry-expert faculty and the opportunity to network in the Silicon Valley area. I also wanted to be a part of the Data Hackathon.”

Professional Experience

  • Software Developer, Data Science, Putnam Investments
  • Intern in Summer Professional Enrichment (SPE) Program, Evonik Corp.
  • Project Management Co-op, Thingee Corp.
  • Financial Analyst Co-op, Nomura

Student Leadership and Experience

  • Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholar
  • Member of Putnam’s Women’s Leadership Development Program
  • Lead Organizer of the Putnam Hackathon
  • Corporate Relations of Stevens Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Co-Founder and VP of Stevens Transfer Student Association (TSA)

Previous degree and university attended

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ
  • A.S. in Computer Science, Bergen Community College, Paramus, NJ

Fun facts

  • I love salsa dancing!
  • I am a licensed Zumba instructor.
  • I can also solve the Rubik’s cube.