Alumni (Fellow)

Josh Gelfand

Peter and Eaddo Kiernan Fellow
Class: 2016
Hometown: DuBois, Pennsylvania
B.S., The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (2006); M.B.A., GSBA (2016)

Josh Gelfand was chosen to join The Raven Society, the most prestigious honorary society at the University of Virginia. In addition to his selection, he was also elected Treasurer of the Raven Council, the Raven Society’s leadership team. He also was chosen by faculty to become the student representative on the Darden Academy task force and was selected to lead the Darden tutoring program. He is also serving as a second year career coach to first year students. During the summer, he interned at General Mills in Minneapolis as an Associate Marketing Manager.

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