Alumni Profile: Chicago Booth, Katie Thaeder

Posted by TheMBATour on 26 August 2016 / 1 Comment

Katie Thaeder, MBA '15 from Chicago Booth, uses the skills she learned at Booth in her job everyday. Previously shared by Chicago Booth, hear Katie speak to the benefits of her MBA education. 

Name: Katie Thaeder

School: MBA, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Profession: Director of Operations, Leadership Prep Canarsie Middle Academy, Uncommon Schools   


Why Chicago Booth?

How Chicago Booth helped Katie find her career:

During a trip to New York with Chicago Booth, Katie and her peers were able to meet with many different companies. Among those was Uncommon Schools, where Katie now works as Director of Operations. Katie knew that the job fit well with the skillset she had gained through her MBA program. 

The exposure to a diverse set of skills that Katie gained at Chicago Booth has helped her tremendously in her job.  From data analysis and finance, to HR and leadership skills, Katie is grateful for the lessons she learned while earning her Chicago Booth MBA. 


Hear Katie's story:


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