Kelly Goldstein is an MBA2 at the Ross School of Business, passionate about entrepreneurial innovation and the power of venture capital to provide the platform and resources required to enable world-changing brands to thrive. At Ross Kelly serves as the co-president of the Women Who Launch club, a consultant to Ashoka (measuring the impact of their social entrepreneurship bootcamp), a member of the Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Club, and a participant in the Michigan Investment Challenge. Most recently, Kelly joined the Harlem Capital Partners team as a 2019 Winter Venture Intern.
Prior to business school, Kelly spent seven years in global brand development and marketing with Edelman, the world’s leading communications marketing firm, serving global brands such as Unilever and HP Inc. in the US as well as Asia. Kelly also serves as a consultant to Rebelhouse Studios, a social impact startup and production house known for acclaimed documentaries such as Soufra and Waiting for Mamu. A former college volleyball player, Kelly is passionate about health & wellness and serves as a RYT-200 yoga instructor in her spare time.
Kelly graduated as a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar from Bowdoin College where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Economics. This summer she interned with Partners Group in as a Summer Associate in Denver, CO and Zurich.
Rachel Skolnick is an MBA2 and co-president of Women Who Launch. She has been passionate about female entrepreneurship ever since serving as the Director of Marketing at a female-founded early stage startup, GoodWorld, which was named by Fast Company as one of the World's Most Innovative Companies in Social Impact. During that time, Rachel was also selected by General Assembly as a "Woman on the Rise". In this capacity, she was fortunate enough to be chosen to travel to Silicon Valley for a week of workshops and meetings with some of the most powerful women in tech.
Rachel is active in the entrepreneurship community at Ross, and is a recipient of the Mayleben Venture Shaping Grant to work on her own business idea. Prior to Ross, Rachel held various digital marketing roles working with nonprofits, startups, and Fortune 500 clients. Rachel received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Lehigh University. This summer she interned with Honest Tea as a Mission Intern in Bethesda, MD.
Danielle Lomax is an MBA2 committed to amplifying Michigan’s technology ecosystem and strengthening the student experience. In addition to WWL, she holds leadership roles with the Black Business Student Association. She also leads the Michigan pod for Contrary Capital, a university-focused venture fund that invests exclusively in student-run startups.
During her MBA summer, Danielle interned at Google as a member of the emerging markets user operations team in Mountain View, CA. Prior to business school she founded a digital marketing company advising small and medium sized-businesses on social media optimization. She then pivoted to management consulting as a member of Deloitte’s strategy and operations team and later as a founding member of CapTech’s Atlanta office.
Danielle graduated from Howard University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Sports Management. In her free time she enjoys traveling, practicing yoga, and discovering new podcasts. This fall she will be interning with Harlem Capital, a venture capital firm committed to investing in 1,000 diverse founders over the next 20 years.
Amy Orr is an MBA2 and VP of Education for WWL. Prior to Ross, Amy spent over four years working for CEB in Arlington, Virginia in a variety of quantitative research roles. Most recently, Amy spent two and half years living and working in Sydney, Australia where she advised heads of sales and customer service on their talent strategies. At Ross, Amy is working on a social enterprise supporting mental health in K-12 education. She is pursuing a career in tech product management where she can leverage technology and human-centered design to solve problems. This summer she interned with Zillow as a Product Manager Intern in Seattle, WA.
Sheetal Singh is an MBA2 and VP of Community for WWL. As VP of Community, she is tasked with bringing launchers across the UofM network together. Sheetal brings 4.5 years of digital marketing experience at Google and is passionate about impact-related work. She currently serves as a member of the Social Venture Fund, Net Impact, and Emerging Markets Club, and is pursuing a career dedicated to investing in social enterprises. She is a pup-lover, so you can bet on finding her anywhere with dogs. This summer she interned with the Financial Health Network as a Summer Associate in New York, NY.
Brooke Burton is an MBA2 who is passionate about creating a strong and vibrant community of female entrepreneurs at Michigan and is excited to join WWL as the VP of Programming. Prior to Ross, Brooke was working in the education sector in Chicago where she served as a Teach for America Corps member and later transitioned to an edtech start-up developing curriculum for high school students struggling with literacy. This experience is what brought Brooke to Ross where she aims to transition more formally into tech. She is a lover of art, culture, and music and is currently working on an app that connects users with events tailored to their interests and makes planning activities with friends effortless. This summer she interned with Grub Hub as a Product Manager Intern in Chicago, IL.