My name is Magdalena Bunster, and I’m a transfer student from Santiago, Chile. I have been a part of Bentley for almost two years now. Currently, I am a senior at Bentley University, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be part of this vibrant community.
My academic pursuits revolve around my passion for Finance, and I have chosen to complement my major with Real Estate and Investment classes. Beyond my studies, I am deeply involved in my community both on and off-campus.
Sports have always been an essential part of my life. Back home I used to do windsurfing, water skiing, wakeboarding, ski and equestrian. Windsurfing is a sport that I have shared with my dad since I was a little girl. Nothing crazy but I still can give you some lessons! On the other hand, my mom is crazy about skiing, and she has skied along with me ever since I can remember.
I am always eager to meet new people and make connections, so please don’t hesitate to reach out to me. I look forward to getting to know each one of you and embracing the wonderful experiences Bentley University has to offer. Let’s make the most of our time here together!
My name is Louise Chanfrau, and I am a senior at Bentley University. I am originally from Paris, France. I moved to the United States at seven years old and have lived here ever since. I speak both French and English. I transferred from Wake Forest University to Bentley University spring of 2022, where I now study Management.
In terms of experience, I’ve worked at the French Consulate in Boston under the Vice-Consul, in operations in the banking industry, and in investment banking under the COO office at Citizens Bank. I recently completed a consulting internship with FTI Consulting, where I interacted with clients and worked on an M&A project and other deliverables.
I’m very excited to start working at the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center and help fellow students navigate the early start of their careers. Please feel free to add me on LinkedIn and reach out with any questions — I’m always open to discussing anything career-related or general interests! I’m looking forward to working with all of you.
Career Edge Colleague Student Manager
My name is Audrey McMillan and I am currently a senior at Bentley University. I am from Farmington, Connecticut but definitely a Bostonian at heart. I am a Marketing major and a double minor in Management and Sports Business Management. Along with my major studies, I am passionate about my community both at Bentley and beyond.
On campus I am an Orientation Leader and tour guide which allows me to lead and facilitate groups of students and represent my passion for Bentley. Additionally, as a member of the Women’s Leadership Program, I was selected to grow and develop my self-advocacy and leadership skills. This will also be my first year as the President of the Women’s Club Ice Hockey team. Finally, I am a member of the Bentley Marketing Association, Relay for Life, and Model United Nations.
Outside of Academics you will most often find me at hockey practice or with my nose in a book! I am also a huge Boston sports fan and even have a dog named after Dunkin Donuts. I am always happy to speak to new people so feel free to reach out.
Hi, I’m Isabella Ampie, CareerEdge’s Creative Blog Curator! I am a Senior at Bentley pursuing a Marketing major and a Computer Information Systems minor, and my hometown is Managua, Nicaragua. I recently did an internship in the summer at Perkins School for the Blind and it was so fun to see me use the advice in my blogs in my own work experience.
Besides my studies and working for CareerEdge, I am heavily involved in campus! I work as a Graphic Design Specialist for SP&E, an E-board member for the Kosmos dance team and Bentley Catholic community, an Alpha Phi Omega member, and a writer for Bentley’s HerCampus. I am passionate about CareerEdge and all the organizations I’m a part of at Bentley, and I hope to leave a mark on the community before I graduate in the spring.
Outside of campus life, you will most likely find me listening to music, hanging out with my friends, painting, or playing video games! I hope you get the chance to read my blogs and learn about career building alongside me!
Hi! My name is Emily Blatt, and I’m a rising senior majoring in data analytics and business studies and minoring in computer information systems and health and industry. When I’m not studying, you can usually find me in the pool as captain of the Varsity Swim and Dive team or working as a lifeguard. I love being active and trying new things, which is why I also enjoy skiing, exploring new places with friends, and going to the gym.
This summer, I had the opportunity to intern at Epsilon as a Business Systems Analyst Intern. It was a fantastic experience that taught me so much about the industry and gave me hands-on experience in data analysis and project management, which will be invaluable in my future career.
I’m incredibly excited to be a part of the Pulsifer Career Development Center and to help connect Bentley students to their dream careers. As someone who has significantly benefited from the resources and support offered by the center, I’m honored to be able to give back and assist others in achieving their professional goals.
Hi everyone! My name is Robert D’Arpino and I’m from Long Island, NY. I am a senior majoring in Finance. On campus I am a member of the Sigma Gamma Delta fraternity, and a member of Bentley Blockchain. I have had the pleasure of obtaining an internship with Aflac in the summer of 2022 as a finance intern with the help of the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center resources. I currently interning with State Street bank as a foreign exchange risk intern in their Boston office.
In my pastime, I enjoy films, playing sports, hanging out with friends. I’m a big sports guy, I’m yankee, giants, Knicks and rangers fan. Which isn’t received well up in here in Boston, but I survive. I decided to apply to the career design team after all their help with getting me to my current internship, and I wanted to give back and help others whose shoes I was in not too long ago.
CareerEdge & Social Media Content Creator
Hi! My name is Dayana Gamboni. I am from Lynn, Massachusetts. I am a Senior at Bentley University as a Marketing Major with a Minor in Psychology. I am a part of the First-Gen Presidential Fellowship Program and serve on their E-board as President. I am also a part of Coming Full Circle where I am Treasurer. I love being involved in any way I can on campus and help or guide students like me!
Ridge Marel Gonzales
My name is Ridge Gonzales and I am currently a senior at Bentley University. I am from Manchester, NH. I am a Marketing and Ethics & Social Responsibility double major with a minor in Management.
On campus I am a Resident Assistant for Forest Hall as well as President of Alpha Kappa Psi Co-ed Professional Business Fraternity. Some of my other involvements include the Philippine United Student Organization, Relay for Life, Bentley Marketing Association, Alpha Phi Omega Co-ed Service Fraternity, and Delta Sigma Iota.
Professionally, I have had 6 internships throughout my college career. My most notable experiences include Product Marketing Intern for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Program Manager for RippleMatch, Associate Media Planner for Digitas, and most recently I worked as a Commercial Strategy Intern for Boston Scientifc.
Outside of my academic and professional career, you can catch me playing intramural basketball, reading Harvard Business Review, traveling to new countries, and or hosting my podcast.
I’m super excited to be a part of the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center! I hope I can help the Bentley student body with professional development both though being a Career Design and CareerEdge Colleague.
My name is Samantha Hess, and I am a junior from Nutley, NJ. I am a Finance major in the Advanced Standing in Finance Program with a minor in Computer Information Systems. On campus, I am involved in the Varsity Softball team, Phi Sigma Sigma, the Undergraduate Admissions Ambassador Program, and the Women’s Leadership Program. In my free time, I love to hang out with friends, take trips to Boston, ski, and go to the beach.
During the summer of 2022, I was a Financial Services Intern at Financial Compass Group in Wellesley. As a Finance major interested in financial planning, this was a great opportunity for me to utilize the education I have received at Bentley thus far. This hands-on experience allowed me to learn more about comprehensive financial planning at a company that provides advanced and sensible financial solutions to its clients. I am pleased to be able to continue this internship throughout the Fall 2022 semester.
This is my first year as a Career Colleague, and I am so excited to help out my peers! The CDI classes have been instrumental in my career development experience at Bentley so far, and I look forward to sharing my experiences with my fellow students.
Creative Graphic Designer
My name is Hailey Jennato and I’m a senior at Bentley from southern New Hampshire. I am majoring in Marketing with a Liberal Arts Major in Media Arts. I’m also a part of the Honors Program. As both a creative and analytical person, I knew studying marketing at Bentley would help me combine my strengths into a career.
On campus I’m a part of the Bentley Climbing Club and the Honors Council. I’m also a brother of the Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity, and this year I’ll be serving as the VP of Scholarship and Awards. I also play on the Women’s Ultimate Frisbee Team. I’m a big movie fan, and some of my other hobbies include reading, painting, kickboxing, and acrobatics.
I recently interned at Force Factor, a Boston-based vitamins company, as the Brand and Consumer Insights intern. I’ve also interned on Pegasystems’ content marketing team and at the SaaS startup Growth Channel, where I focused heavily on content, email, and social media marketing. Before college, I was a trainer at a boutique kickboxing gym!
I’m super excited to be a part of the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center! I hope I can help the Bentley student body with professional development and job hunting.
Mirabelle Jean Louis
Structured Content Creator
Hi, my name is Mirabelle Jean Louis, and I’m a senior at Bentley University from Malden, MA. My major is Economics with a concentration in Law. Even though I’m currently a business student, my strong interest in contributing to human advocacy and promoting equality through legislation has led me to consider law school.
On campus, I’m a member of Delta Sigma Pi, and I hold the position of Vice President at the Caribbean Ancestry Student Association. Apart from my studies I work as an off-campus nanny and in my free time, I indulge my passion for baking, exploring new recipes and techniques to create delicious treats.
This past summer, I worked as a research assistant in the SUMR (Summer Minority Research Program) hosted by the University of Pennsylvania. During this time, I was involved in various health-related projects. One significant project focused on applying behavioral economics principles to develop tools for improving medication adherence among HIV patients. Another project investigated how communication impacts maternal morbidity and mortality in the black community. This internship offered me valuable insights into the interconnected nature of economics, health, and law.
I’m excited to come back to the Pulsipher Career Development Center in my final year at Bentley. I’m looking forward to working alongside my incredible team, as we collectively guide Bentley students toward their dream careers.
Hello! My name is Ellie MacMillan, my pronouns are she/her/hers, and I am from Bangor, Maine. I am a junior majoring in Public Policy with a double minor in Business Studies and History. I am hoping to do policy work with the National Park Service in my future. On campus I am the Executive Vice President of Student Government Association, a member of Gamma Phi Beta, an Orientation Leader, and a member of Habitat for Humanity.
This past summer I participated in the Washington Center Program in Washington, D.C. through Bentley Abroad and held an internship with the non-profit RetireSafe. With this internship I did work with research and advocacy for Older Americans. I learned the value of networking while living in D.C. Outside of the classroom I love to explore and go hiking. I am so excited to start this work with the Career Colleagues. I think I will be able to grow with my fellow colleagues and I am so excited to give back to my community. Please feel free to add me on LinkedIn and come stop by the office to say hi!
Hi all, my name is Joe Montiglio, and I’m from Long Island, New York. I am a senior majoring in Corporate Finance and Accounting, planning on having a career in tax accounting. This is my second year as a Career Colleague. I completed my internship this past summer at Ernst & Young (EY) as a tax intern, focusing on the real estate industry. During the time I was applying for internships, the Pulsifer Undergraduate Career Development Center was a huge bonus to have, as they helped me with everything from applications to my resume and interviews.
Outside of school, I enjoy going to the gym, spending time with my friends, listening to music, and watching sports (Yankees/Giants/Islanders fan – Boston hasn’t changed me and never will). I am excited to continue my journey as a Career Colleague and to help others achieve their goals!
My Name is Tyler Nguyen and I am a current junior at Bentley University. I am a finance major with a double minor in Computer Information Systems and Data Technologies. This summer, I interned at Liberty Mutual Insurance as a Financial Planning & Analysis Intern on the GRS NA Reporting team.
On campus, I am a brother of the professional fraternity Delta Sigma Pi where I have held positions as the Professional Activities Chair and the DE&I Operations Chair. I am also an Orientation Leader and Tour Guide where I am able to meet new and propsective Bentley students! Lastly, I have been a part of the FDS program as a Peer Leader and Student Government as a Senator!
Outside of school, I love hanging out with my friends and I am a huge Boston sports fan. I am looking forward to seeing the Patriots and Celtics play this year!
I am extremely excited to be a part of the Puslifer Undergraduate Career Development Center. Please reach out with any questions!
Hi Everyone! My name is Arpi Sharma I am from North Andover, MA. I am a Junior at Bentley University studying Finance with a minor in Computer Information Systems.
My positions on campus include Allocation & Internal Audit Liaison, Harry’s Event Staff, and Bentley Ambassador. My other involvements include Alpha Kappa Psi, South Asian Students Association, and Bentley Investment Group.
This summer I am a Specialty Finance Intern at Liberty Mutual Insurance as a part of their Financial Internship Program. This role focuses on financial planning, analysis, and forecasting for midsize to large companies seeking insurance. Last summer, I was a Finance Intern at Flagship Pioneering a large venture capital in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This role entailed support with month-end financial statements, generated reports, and posted journal entries.
This is my first year as a Career Design Colleague and I am so excited to be in this role and support my peers.
My name is Ashley Tonini and I am a senior at Bentley, from Bedford, Massachusetts. I am a Management major with a minor in Health and Industry. On campus I am involved with Dresses to Dreams and the Women’s Leadership Program. In my free time I love to read, spend time with friends, go to the beach and travel (fun fact I studied abroad in Rome, Italy my junior year).
During the summer of 2023 I was a Management Consulting Intern at PwC in their Boston office. At my internship I was able to take what I have learned from my classes at Bentley and apply it to real world scenarios. I look forward to joining the firm full-time in the fall of 2024!
This will be my first year as a career colleague and I am excited to share my experiences as well as help my peers achieve their professional goals!