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40 Under Forty


The Emory Alumni Association's 40 Under Forty awards program spotlights selected alumni across a variety of vocations for having made a significant impact in business, research, leadership, public service and/or philanthropic endeavors.

Emory graduates are some of the most impactful young leaders who are forging partnerships, and solving problems, in order to create stronger communities both in their professional and personal lives. The Emory Alumni Association's 40 Under Forty awards program spotlights selected alumni across a variety of vocations for having made a significant impact in business, research, leadership, public service and/or philanthropic endeavors. Each year, we cull through hundreds of applications to recognize those outstanding young alumni who represent the very best in achievement and service.

Are you or someone you know an exceptional alum?

 

Nominations for the Class of 2023 will open in January 1, 2023. Questions? Contact Emily Swan Hurtado at emily.swan@emory.edu.

Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

Calbeth Alaribe 18PH

Calbeth Alaribe 18PH

Co-Founder and CEO
Coyfish
Dallas, TX

Pascael Barclay Beaudette 09G

Pascael Barclay Beaudette 09G

Executive Director, Business Intelligence
Technical College System of Georgia
Atlanta, GA

Scott Bernard 09B

Scott Bernard 09B

Founder/Co-Founder
Scotty’s Recycling/Veriflux
Chappaqua, NY

Lee J. Brodsky 05B

Lee J. Brodsky 05B

CEO
BEB Capital
Port Washington, NY

Garrard Brown 17B

Garrard Brown 17B

Vice President, North America Controller
Visa, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

Martina Caldwell 05C

Martina Caldwell 05C

Physician-Scientist
Medical Director of Diversity & Inclusion
Henry Ford Health
Detroit, MI

Veronica Chua 18C

Veronica Chua 18C

Operations Consultant
McKinsey & Company
Miami, FL

Jonathon Cohen 03C

Jonathon Cohen 03C

Associate Professor
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Matthew Ericksen Sr. 09L

Matthew Ericksen Sr. 09L

Founder
The Ericksen Firm
Alpharetta, GA

Tyler Ewing 05B

Tyler Ewing 05B

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Switch Consulting Group
Atlanta, GA

Jake Fingert 04B

Jake Fingert 04B

Managing Partner
Camber Creek
Bethesda, MD

Pamela Hanafi 08C

Pamela Hanafi 08C

Principal
TPG
New York, NY

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Jen Hayes Lee 04B

Head of Marketing
The Bump (The Knot Worldwide)
New York, NY

Chris Hermann 19M

Chris Hermann 19M

Temporarily Retired
Founder and CEO
Clean Hands – Safe Hands
Savannah, GA

Rachel Hershenberg 06C

Rachel Hershenberg 06C

Assistant Professor
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Ashaki Noni Holmes-Kidd 05C

Ashaki Noni Holmes-Kidd 05C

Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Administrative Officer
Parkway Property Investments
Orlando, FL

Takeia Horton 07C 09PH 12A

Takeia Horton 07C 09PH 12A

Physician Assistant
Emory Healthcare
Atlanta, GA

Malaika Jabali 05Ox 07C

Malaika Jabali 05Ox 07C

Senior News and Politics Editor
ESSENCE Magazine
Milwaukee, WI

Vanessa Jeswani 08B

Vanessa Jeswani 08B

Miami, Florida
Nomad Lane
Co-Founder and Co-CEO

Shijuade Kadree 03Ox 05C 09L 09PH

Shijuade Kadree 03Ox 05C 09L 09PH

Atlanta, GA
Compass Strategies Consulting LLC
Founder and Principal

Jongdae Kim 07Ox 11C 17B

Jongdae Kim 07Ox 11C 17B

Executive Director
Re'Generation Movement
Atlanta, GA, and Seoul, South Korea

Courtney LaCroix 09C

Courtney LaCroix 09C

Diplomat, Foreign Service
Department of State
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Makda Majette 09C

Makda Majette 09C

Family Physician and HIV Specialist
Chen Senior Medical Center
Miami, FL

Michael Mashioff 09B 09L

Michael Mashioff 09B 09L

Director
Rialto Capital
Miami, FL

Angela McNeight 08C

Angela McNeight 08C

Owner and Orthodontist
Caudill & McNeight Orthodontics
Melbourne, FL

Adrienne Milner 06C

Adrienne Milner 06C

Director of Research and Impact
Utopia
London, United Kingdom

Aidan Mouat 09C

Aidan Mouat 09C

CEO and Co-Founder
Hazel Technologies, Inc.
Chicago, IL

Darah Okeke 03B

Darah Okeke 03B

Founder and President
EPIQ Consulting, Inc.
Madison, AL

Eduardo Padilla 06C

Eduardo Padilla 06C

Vice President, Strategy and News Anchor
Univision
Miami, FL

Gaurav Patel 08M 12MR

Gaurav Patel 08M 12MR

Chief, General & Transplant Anesthesiology
Emory University Hospital
Emory Clinic
Associate Professor
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Leanna Pierre 09C

Leanna Pierre 09C

Senior Counsel
Fiserv
Atlanta, GA

Willie Reaves Jr. 12C

Willie Reaves Jr. 12C

Chief of Staff
Cellino
Cambridge, MA

Lora Smothers 09C

Lora Smothers 09C

Director
Joy Village School
Athens, GA

Taylor Spicer 15G

Taylor Spicer 15G

Interim Director, Office of Sustainability Initiatives
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Jolyn Taylor 06C

Jolyn Taylor 06C

Assistant Professor in Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, Division of Surgery Quality Officer
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Garry Teekah 15Ox 17C

Garry Teekah 15Ox 17C

Fenergo
Americas Region Strategy Manager
NY,NY

Cody Telep 05C

Cody Telep 05C

Associate Professor
Associate Director
School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Arizona State University
Phoenix, Arizona

Ericka Thomas 08PH

Ericka Thomas 08PH

Senior Public Health Analyst
Consultant to Health and Human Services
Weems Design Studio
Arlington, VA

Tony Thomas 08C

Tony Thomas 08C

Director of Labor Relations
The Walt Disney Company
New York, NY

Ana-Maria Visoiu-Knapp 14PH

Ana-Maria Visoiu-Knapp 14PH

Senior Manager, Development Program Management
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
New York, NY