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mbaMission Consultant Spotlight: Erin Schuhmacher

Erin SchuhmacherHaving been admitted to several top MBA programs, Erin Foley Schuhmacher ultimately chose to attend HBS. While at HBS, she completed an independent study for a national retail franchise and served as an ambassador for the admissions committee, hosting prospectives, leading campus-wide information sessions and participating in Q&A conference calls for newly admitted students. Before business school, Erin was a research associate for Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette and Banc of America Securities, where she authored and edited white papers on the retail industry. Most recently, she worked at Financial Risk Management, a London-based fund of hedge funds company, where she performed due diligence on hedge fund investments and produced qualitative research reports used by the firm’s investment committee and institutional clients. Erin was a founding member of the NYC Young Professionals Council of Upwardly Global, a nonprofit organization devoted to serving the needs of legal, professionally trained immigrants, and she currently volunteers at Covenant House.

Quick Facts:

Received MBA from: Harvard Business School
Undergraduate field of study: Economics/fine arts
Fields worked in before mbaMission: Finance
Working style: Direct, “tough” love

What Past Clients Are Saying:

“I would highly recommend mbaMission and Erin Schuhmacher. From the initial brainstorming session to the final edits, the service was first class.”

“I worked with Erin at mbaMission and had a terrific experience. Erin provided top-notch editing skills, served as a sounding board for my essay ideas and also provided great suggestions for making my themes clearer. I would highly recommend mbaMission to anyone.”

“I recently got into my target school, Michigan Ross, and I don’t think this would have been possible without Erin’s help.”

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