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Student Advisory Board - DMHP


Davidson Management Honors Program

Amir Meshki

Amir Meshki

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2020 Finance & Political Science Major

Internships:

  • International Rescue Committee, Summer 2017
  • U.S. House of Representatives, Fall 2018
  • LP Analyst & U.S. house of Representatives, Spring 2018
  • General Motors Financial, Summer 2019
  • Stonhenge Growth Capital, Fall 2019 – Spring 2020

Advisory Board Committee

Community Service Committee

Study Abroad

  • Washington D.C., United States, Fall 2018
  • DMHP Peru International Trip, May 2019
  • DMHP Croatia International Trip, May 2018

UTD Involvement:

  • DECA
  • 180 Degrees Consulting
  • Financial Leadership association
  • John Quincy Adams Society

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

Transferring into DMHP undoubtedly changed the course of my college experience far more than I could have ever imagined. The program had given me countless opportunities to excel and grow both personally and professionally. The students and staff in DMHP are amazing and welcoming and it truly feels like I am part of a family.

Sharvari Gupta

Sharvari Gupta

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Accounting and Finance Major

Study Abroad:

  • DMHP Croatia, May 2018
  • Bangalore, India, Summer 2018
  • DMHP Peru International Trip, May 2019
  • London, United Kingdom, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Recruitment and Outreach Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • PPA
  • Undergraduate Accounting Club
  • DECA
  • UT Dallas Hansini
  • 180 DC

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has given me the opportunity to gain skills, perspectives, and knowledge that aren’t taught in a classroom setting. From mock interviews tocompany site visits, DMHP has better prepared me for my business career. Additionally, through DMHP, I have gotten the chance to travel around the world and broaden my global perspective. Lastly, DMHP has allowed me to meet so many amazing people who I now call friends.

Pranay Dhondi

Pranay Dhondi

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2023 Finance Major

Advisory Board Committee

Recruitment and Outreach Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • 180 Degrees Consulting
  • Financial Leadership Association (FLA)
  • Business Professionals of America

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has allowed me to meet like-minded students and take on more rigorous courses. It has also offered unique service and professional events including Nikki Haley’s speech, Groundwork Dallas, and Strait Capital.

Francisca Li

Francisca Li

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2023 Information Technology and Systems Major

Advisory Board Committee

Communication Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Women in Technology & Business
  • UTD Archery Club

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has enhanced my UTD experience by giving me a place where I belong. Not only are the academics amazing, but the program offers so many opportunities outside of the classroom through professional networking and volunteering events. DMHP is where I have found some of my closest friends here in Dallas, and I am extremely grateful to have the opportunity to be in this program.

Cayla Kwee

Cayla Kwee

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Accounting Major

Advisory Board Committee

Social Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Peer Advisor
  • Collective Movement Dance
  • Chinese Student Association
  • EPIC Movement

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

Being a part of DMHP has opened up so many new opportunities and experiences for me. I have met many of my close friends through this program, and the professors and staff here really care about your personal and academic success. I have grown so much as a student, as a professional, and as an individual, and I am so thankful for all that DMHP has done for me.

Samuel Salazar

Samuel Salazar

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2023 Finance Major

Advisory Board Committee

Community Service Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • FOCUS
  • Financial Leadership Association (FLA)
  • Diversity Scholars
  • Tennis

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

I have enjoyed being around the other highly motivated students in my cohort. Experiencing the work of a class together and coming out the other side is something special. The professors I have had so far in DMHP have been nothing short of great.

Kiyanoush Forough

Kiyanoush Forough

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Finance and Economics Major, Political Science Minor

Internships:

  • Congressman Colin Allred, Spring 2019
  • Archer Fellowship, Fall 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Social Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Pi Kappa Phi
  • Student Government
  • The Innocence Project
  • Texas Civic Ambassadors

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has given me a network that not only serves as a professional resource but a truly tight-knit group of friends. In any academic or professional endeavor, DMHP has provided me with someone to reach out to in search of guidance or support. In return, I have had the rewarding opportunity to provide my mentorship to younger students in DMHP.

Jessica Saywell

Jessica Saywell

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2020 Marketing and Business Administration Major, Risk Management and Insurance Concentration

Internships:

  • AmWINS, Summer 2018
  • Travelers, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Communication Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • The LOTUS Project
  • Delta Sigma Pi
  • Peer Advisor
  • Gamma Iota Sigma

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP enhanced my college experience from my first day on campus, to every day after. I have formed my closest friendships, had the most fun learning, and experienced the greatest things through DMHP. I truly enjoyed every second I had with DMHP and I am very grateful for everything the program has done for me.

Nikhil Gotgi

Nikhil Gotgi

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Finance and Economics Major

Study Abroad:

  • DMHP Peru International Trip, May 2019
  • London, England, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Social Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • UTD Financial Leadership Association
  • 180 Degrees Consulting

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has given me all the opportunities and experiences I could ever want and then some. I’ve met some of the best friends as well as the best professors so far, and the challenge I get from every aspect in DMHP is something I look forward to every day.

Payal Sampat

Payal Sampat

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2020 Finance and Political Science Major

Internships:

  • Gemalto, Summer 2017
  • Dallas District Court, Spring 2018
  • Dell Technologies, Summer 2018 & 2019
  • Congressional Coalition for Adoption Institute, Spring 2019
  • Archer Fellow, Spring 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Recruitment and Outreach Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • John Marshall Pre-Law Society
  • Moot Court
  • Mock Trial
  • Collegium V Honors Program

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has allowed me to meet people that have goals and career interests which differ from mine but are pursued with the same passion that I put in. This diversity in ideas expands my understanding of what jobs are out there, how one would get there, and what I can do with my future. Without DMHP, I would not have built up the professional network I have in the business worldor pursued the same caliber of opportunities within it. Being surrounded by people that are excited to learn and grow pushes me to be just as excited.

Taha Ahmed

Taha Ahmed

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Business Administration Major

Internships:

  • MobileUX Technologies, Summer 2018
  • AmeriCloud Solutions, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Recruitment and Outreach Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Muslim Student Association
  • Toastmasters
  • Business Professionals of America

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has elevated my college experience to a level I would never have expected it to. Everything in it has a purpose, from educational/social/volunteering events, to the coursework and staff, to the outside experiences. I am so grateful to be part of the environment that DMHP creates to create better professionals for the future.

Taylor Kyes

Taylor Kyes

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Marketing Major

Internships:

  • Jackson Durham, Summer 2018
  • Chancey Charm, Fall 2018-Current

Study Abroad

  • Vienna, Austria, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Social Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • JSOM NOVA Ambassadors
  • UTD FOCUS
  • Collegium V Honors Program
  • McDermott Scholars Program

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has not only given me the academic challenge that I was looking for inmy business classes, but it also has given me professional development opportunities, ways to grow, and people to support me along the way. I absolutely love volunteering with DMHP students, attending events, competing, and pushing each other to be even better and to serve UTD more. This community has become like a family to me!

Joseph Molinar

Joseph Molinar

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Healthcare Management Major

Advisory Board Committee

Community Service Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Delta Sigma Pi
  • Cultural Scholars
  • HOSA

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

Joining DMHP was the best decision I could have made, and I am grateful to have been able to join. DMHP has provided me the opportunities to better myself and my community through the events it hosts. DMHP has also introduced me to a diverse group of students with whom I have forged countless friendships.

Priya Mekala

Priya Mekala

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Healthcare Management and Biology Major

Study Abroad

  • Sydney, Australia, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Recruitment and Outreach Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Healthcare Management Association
  • Toastmasters
  • Molding Doctors
  • Collegium V Honors Program

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has provided me with more opportunities than I imagined from connecting with business professionals to building great friendships. I have been able to grow both personally and professionally through this program, and my college experience would not be complete without it.

Brandon Reed

Brandon Reed

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Finance and Information Technology and Systems Major

Internships:

  • Peregrine Investments, Spring, Summer, and Fall 2019

Study Abroad:

  • DMHP Peru International Trip, May 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Community Service Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • 180 Degrees Consulting
  • FOCUS

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has been the highlight of my time at UTD. Not only has it been essential in preparing me academically and professionally, it has surrounded me with an amazing group of people and friends.

Shumpei Yasuda

Shumpei Yasuda

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Marketing and Supply Chain Management Major

Advisory Board Committee

Communication Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • 180 Degrees Consulting
  • Comet Marketing
  • Business Professionals of America
  • Chinese Student Association

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has helped me tremendously in navigating through my freshman year.Both the professors and my peers motivated me to have a positive mindset throughout the school year, prompting me to take opportunities that I otherwise would not have taken. I appreciate DMHP for its excellent staff andall the great friends I’ve made in this program.

Jay Trivedi

Jay Trivedi

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2020 Finance and Healthcare Management Major

Internships:

  • Fidelity, Summer 2018
  • VMG Health, Spring 2019
  • Medtronic, Summer 2019

Advisory Board Committee

Communication Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • University Emergency Medical Response
  • Healthcare Management Association

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

DMHP has given me so many amazing opportunities in addition to some of my closest friends. The classes from DMHP have been the ones that have brought the most memories, teaching me how to differentiate yourself at an exceptional level. This experience for me has become special and I wouldn’t trade anything for it.

Varika Pinnam

Varika Pinnam

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2021 Marketing Major and Computer Science Minor

Internships:

  • Vivid Marketing, Summer 2018
  • Anschultz PR, Fall 2018
  • Perot Museum, Spring 2018

Advisory Board Committee

Social Committee

Study Abroad:

  • Hong Kong, China, Summer 2019

UTD Involvement:

  • Association for Computer Machinery
  • 180 Degrees Consulting
  • Colloquium for the Advancement of Free-Enterprise Education
  • Blackstone Launchpad

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

Within DMHP, I’ve found a constant and community in an ever-changing college environment. Being a part of such an amazing, supportive cohort is very special to me and has defined my JSOM experience because it is what I had wanted before even entering college. The experiences I’ve had, whether it be volunteering or a trip, and the friends I’ve made have left a lasting impact on me -all because of being a part of this program.

Christy Chinn

Christy Chinn

Advisory Board Member, Class of 2022 Finance Major

Internships:

  • Vistra Energy, Summer 2020

Advisory Board Committee

Community Service Committee

UTD Involvement:

  • Orientation Leader
  • Greek Life
  • Dean’s Council
  • NOVA Ambassador
  • Cultural Scholar

How has DMHP enhanced your UT Dallas experience?

Joining DMHP was the best decision I could have made; this program has provided me the opportunities to better myself and my community in a variety of ways. DMHP has also introduced me to a diverse group of students with whom I have forged countless friendships. Whether it be professionally or personally, the aim of the program is to make its students better. My honors classes are always my favorite, while they are also my most challenging. Outside of academics, I am provided with opportunities to network with and learn from some of the best in the business, and I will be forever grateful for all the encouragement and growth that this program has brought to me.

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