The heart of E@D content comes through its student staff. Selected for their passion for entrepreneurship in its many forms, they ask the questions and seek out the information that so occupies their and their fellow students minds.

Julia Allen

Julia Allen is a junior from Binghamton, NY, majoring in Industrial and Labor Relations, with minors in creative writing and business. She joined E@D to explore the startup world at Cornell. She has served on the editorial staffs of five international literary magazines, including The Adroit Journal, and appreciates the creative thinking that is needed in both writing and business. After Cornell, Julia plans to start her career in corporate finance.

Fred Kauber

Fred Kauber is a junior from Pleasantville, NY, majoring in Applied Economics and Management. Fred became a member of E@D in his freshman year to help publicize and encourage student entrepreneurship. Outside of E@D, Fred works for a quantitative trading group, plays soccer intramurals, and enjoys doing community service. After graduation, he hopes to pursue a career in technology or finance.

Catherine Wei

Catherine is a junior from Newton, MA, majoring in Applied Economics and Management. She is interested in exploring entrepreneurship and making it relatable for all students. Outside of E@D, Catherine is involved with Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity, Forte Campus at Cornell, and Campus Information and Visitor Relations. In her free time, Catherine enjoys paddleboarding, videography, and trying new eateries.

Kristi Chan

Kristi is a sophomore from Long Island, NY majoring in Applied Economics and Management, with plans to concentrate in marketing. By meeting with student entrepreneurs for E@D, she hopes to learn more about entrepreneurship and share their experiences with the Cornell community. Outside of E@D, she serves on the Student Assembly Communications Committee and enjoys playing badminton and hanging out with friends.

Christine Mbaye Muchemu

Christine is in her first year of the two-year MBA program at the SC Johnson Graduate School of Management. She is actively pursuing entrepreneurship while at the Cornell University. Her goal is to establish a family business with her two sisters. The business is a plant based personal care product company. Christine joined E@D to expand her entrepreneurial network and help create a favorable and engaging entrepreneurial ecosystem within Cornell University.

Sonia Appasamy

Sonia is a junior from Pittsburgh, PA, majoring in Computer Science, with a minor in Cognitive Science. She spends her time trying to connect her technical experience to other areas, such as social entrepreneurship and world-health applications. Sonia joined E@D to get exposure to the world of entrepreneurship at Cornell, and to share the inspiration embodied by current entrepreneurs with the Cornell student body.