Alexandra (Allie) Medack is an M.B.A. candidate at the Darden School of Business. Prior to coming to Darden, she spent over four years at General Motors in various public policy roles, including as senior manager for self-driving vehicles and chief of staff for global public policy. She also previously worked for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs. Allie graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with highest honors from the University of Texas, Austin, where she received a B.A. in Middle Eastern studies and Plan II Honors, with a minor in Arabic.