Alison PooleDuke University | Fuqua School of Business
Alison is a second-year MBA student at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business, where she holds leadership positions in Admissions, Career Management and the Association of Women in Business. Before starting her second year, she interned at McKinsey & Company as a member of the firm’s Business Technology Office.
Prior to attending business school, Alison worked as a Software Engineer at Lockheed Martin Corporation and Wyndham Vacation Ownership. There, she led the development of greenfield sales and marketing applications and became interested in the dynamic relationship between business and technology.
Alison holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (2003) and a Master of Science in Computer Science from University of Central Florida (2007).
“The McGowan Fellowship
has given me a sounding board, a group of
peers that I can turn to when I need help.”