2017-2018 Executive Board & Committee Chair

Picture- Courtney WeirCourtney Weir

2nd Year MBA

Courtney Weir is completing her industrial engineering undergraduate degree and MBA. She has a concentration in supply chain management and experience in manufacturing, quality and supply chain. She looks forward to leading the SCOM club to become an effective organization by developing a community that will foster the growth of its members and the club as a whole.

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Ellen Ragus

Vice President, Operations
2nd Year MBA

Ellen is a 2nd year MBA candidate. She has over two years’ experience as a managing projects in marketing research, contributing her analytical skills and problem-solving ability to both quantitative and qualitative projects. She is concentrating in Supply Chain and Operations and Consulting, and has a strong interest in linking operations to business strategy. This year, she is hoping to help students build a strong network of students and business professionals in supply chain and operations, in the hopes of helping students find employment post-graduation.


Joshua Dsa

Vice President, Marketing & Case Competitions
2nd Year MBA

Joshua is a second year MBA candidate. He has more than 3 years of professional work experience in business management and operations. He is presently concentrating in supply chains and operations and hopes to attain the position of a project manager in operations upon graduation. As the VP of marketing and case competitions, Joshua will impart his experience and knowledge in the functioning the club such that the club can achieve a stronger foundation and be beneficial for the members in the future.


Alex Webber

2nd Year MBA

Alex is a second year MBA student with a concentration in Supply Chains & Operations Management. He is interested in both purchasing and analytics within the field. His prior experience comes from inventory management in a U.S. based silicone manufacturing factory. He also has experience in event operations as he has held multiple positions executing large scale events on campus such as commencement, football games, and basketball games.


Alexander Lesins

2nd Year MBA

Alex is a second year MBA student with a concentration in Supply Chains & Operations Management. He is interested in inventory management and analytics. His prior experience comes from a working at a top US food redistributor and creating his own business. He took his passion for sports and created a lacrosse mesh company where he managed everything from materials sourcing to delivery.


Mark Phillips

Recruiting Chair
2nd Year MBA

Mark Phillips is a 2018 MBA Candidate with a concentration in Supply Chains and Operations Management. He is a New York Army National Guard Officer and is serving as an Executive Officer with B Co 427th BSB located in Fort Drum, New York. Mark earned a Bachelors Degree from Syracuse University with a major in Broadcast and Digital Journalism and a minor in Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises. Upon completion of the UB MBA program Mark is interested in venturing into a career in the business world with a focus on Supply Chain Management opportunities.”

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Linh Nguyen

Fundraising Chair
1st Year MBA

Linh is a first year MBA student concentrating in Supply Chain & Operations. She hopes to build on her operational skills by being an ardent participant in the SCOM Club.