Admissions Ambassadors

Our Admissions Ambassadors are ready to help you learn more about the Owen experience! Feel free to contact them with questions.

To contact the student of your choice, just click on his or her name.




Marketing Concentration

Dan Fisher 

Dan Fisher

Hometown: Stony Brook, New York
Undergrad Institution:
University of Rochester
Concentration: Marketing & Strategy
Emphasis: Consulting
Summer Internship: Cognizant Business Consulting
Owen Clubs: Executive Vice President, Owen Student Government Association; Cork & Barrel, Owen Consulting Club, Vanderbilt Marketing Association, Owen Culinary Society, Golf Club
Fun Fact: My grandfather helped bring merengues music from the Dominican Republic to the US in the mid-20th century.

Landon Franklin 

Landon Franklin

Hometown: New Orleans, LA
Undergrad Institution: Louisiana State University
Concentration: Strategy and Marketing
Summer Internship: Dell - Marketing Strategy (Commercial Marketing)
Owen Clubs: VMA, Owen Black Student Association, Owen Consulting Club, Owen Sports Club
Fun Fact: I appeared in the New York Times for my video submission to become “P. Diddy’s Assistant.”

Leiya Hasan 

Leiya Hasan

Hometown: Dallas, TX
Undergrad Institution: University of Texas - Dallas
Concentration: Marketing & Strategy
Summer Internship: Nashville Entrepreneur Center - Jumpstart Foundry
Owen Clubs: President, Owen Texas Club; VMA, Owen Bridges Mentor, Owen Buddy
Fun Fact: I co-founded a tech startup, Boomalang, during my MBA.

Catalina Lizarralde 

Catalina Lizarralde

Hometown: Quito, Ecuador
Undergrad Institution: The Ohio State University
Concentration: Marketing and Strategy
Specialization: Brand Management
Summer Internship: Crown Royal - Associate Brand Manager
Owen Clubs: President, Owen Student Government Association; Cork & Barrel Owen Culinary Society, VMA
Fun Fact: When I was 7 I got lost for 30 hours on a forest.

Kristina Long 

Kristina Long

Hometown: San Clemente, CA
Undergrad Institution: Santa Clara University
Concentration: Marketing and Strategy
Specialization: Healthcare
Summer Internship: Johnson & Johnson - Medical Device Marketing Intern
Owen Clubs: Vanderbilt Health Care Conference Board, Vanderbilt Marketing Association, Cork & Barrel, Women in Business Association, Campus Visit Coordinator
Fun Fact: I rode an elephant while in Cambodia with Project Pyramid last year.

Alex VanVliet 

Alex VanVilet

Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Undergrad Institution: University of Missouri
Concentration: Marketing and Strategy
Specialization: Brand Management
Summer Internship: Target Corp. -Merchandising Buyer Intern
Owen Clubs: VP External Affairs, Owen Student Government Association, VP Career Dev, VMA; Owen Golf Club, Owen Sports Club, Cork & Barrel
Fun Fact: I attended two summer welcomes at two different undergraduate institutions…but only attended one.