Pepperdine University | Seaver College

Alumni Destinations

After the successful completion of our program, our students go on to work with major companies and organizations, pursue graduate degrees, attend law school, or start their own entrepreneurial ventures. For the most recent information on our 2014 graduates, see the first-destination report below. 

2014 First-Destination Report 

 

Facts About The Class of 2014:

  • 50% of our students were employed at graduation. That is 20% above the national average.
  • 15% of our graduates are headed to grad school. 
  • 73% of our graduates participated in an internship during their time with us.
  • 65% of our graduates gained valuable experience as student employees.
  • 2014 graduates of the Business Administration Division have been hired by: Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LinkedIn, T3 Micro, Globanet, Tek Systems, Verizon, SAP, Sky Toxicology, W Hotel, XPrize Foundation and more.

 

2013 First-Destination Report

 

Noteworthy grads from previous years:

 

Class of 2010

Sarah Guillen
Auditor
KPMG, LLP
 '10 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Diane Holland
Audit Associate
KPMG, LLP
'10 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Cindy Tran
Auditor
Ernst and Young, LLC
'10 (BS, Accounting; BS, International Business, Seaver College)

Class of 2009

Courtney Ball
Audit Associate
KPMG, LLP
'09 (BS, Accounting; Minor, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Seaver College)

Class of 2008

Daniel R. Johnson
Research Analyst
Vanderbilt University
'08 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

John Marshall
Investment Analyst

Pepperdine University, Office of the Treasurer
'08 (BS, International Business, Seaver College)

Ryan McKillip
Assurance Associate
PricewaterhouseCoopers
'08 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Kline Oliver
Financial Analyst
Amen Properties, Inc.
'08 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Lindsay Reeder
Assurance Associate

PricewaterhouseCoopers
'08 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Sang Yoo
Financial Advisor
Independent Capital Management AIG Financial Advisors

'08 (BS, International Business, Seaver College)

Class of 2007

Danny Nakada
Analyst
Duff & Phelps, LLC

'07 (BS, Finance, Seaver College)

Avreeayl Womack
Athletic Director and International Baccalaureate/ESL Teacher
Fudan International School, Shanghai

'07 (BS, International Business, Seaver College)

Derek Zobrist
CEO of Enovative Kontrol Systems
'07 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Class of 2006

Darren Aiello
Ph.D Program, UCLA

'06 (BS, Business Administration; BA, Economics, Seaver College)

Angela Arthur
Master of International Affairs Degree Candidate
Columbia University School of International Public Affairs
'06 (BS, International Business Administration, Seaver College)

Jessica Haynie
Commercial Operations Coordinator
ESPN
'06 (BS, Marketing, Seaver College)

Ryan Huddleston
Ocwen Financial Corp.
'06 (BS, Finance, Seaver College)

Class of 2005

Gina Marotta
Advisory Campus Recruiter
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Member, Business Advisory Council 
'05 (BS, Business Administration; Minor, Nonprofit Management, Seaver College)

Michael Putnam
Professional Golfer
PGA Tour

'05 (BS, Business Administration Division, Seaver College)

Class of 2004

Julie Fulford
Master of Business Administration Degree Candidate
Harvard Business School

'04 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Christiane Lienhard
Financial Analyst

The Boeing Company

'04 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Class of 2003

Eric Wilson
Marketing Communications Manager
Volkswagen Group of America

'03 (BS, Business Administration; Minor, Marketing, Seaver College)

Kirk Fernandez
Owner & CEO
Solutionz Conferencing, Inc.

'03 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Class of 2002

John Jorden
Financial Management Program Analyst
General Electric, Consumer and Industrial
'02 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Class of 2001

Lyon Kassab
Senior Director of Worldwide Sales, Strategy, Finance and Analysis
Herbalife International

EMBA Candidate, Graziadio School of Business and Managemement
2001 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Class of 2000

Nathan Gebhard
Co-founder & Creative Director
Roadtrip Nation

'00 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Previous Years' Classes

Michael Busch
President, Burling Bank
Member, Business Advisory Council
'90 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Robert Jan Ctvrtlik
First Vice President, United States Olympic Committee
1988 Olympic Gold Medalist, Men's Volleyball

'85 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College) 

Ben Erps
President, All Pro Championships, Inc.
Member, Business Advisory Council
'83 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

 

Amy Johnson
CEO, Go Make A Difference Ventures (GoMaD)
Executive in Residence, Pepperdine University
Member, Business Advisory Council
'90 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

 

Grant Johnson
Mezzanine Investor, Newstone Capital Partners, LLC
Member, Business Advisory Council
'96 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Robert KatchFounder & CIO, Manchester Financial
Member, Business Advisory Council
'84 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

John Eldon Kindt, Jr.
Senior Strategist, Blue Stone Strategy Group
Founder, Prime Time Shuttle

’80 (BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Will Ohman
Pitcher, #77
Chicago White Sox
(BS, Business Administration, Seaver College)

Paul Reim
Founder, Reim Advisors, LLC.
Member, Business Advisory Council
'83 (BS, Finance, Seaver College)

 

Dee Anna Smith
Chief Executive Officer
Sarah Cannon Research Institute (SCRI)
'86 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)

Julie Vichot
Partner, Norpac Office of the NPPD
Deloitte & Touche, LLP
Member, Business Advisory Council
'87 (BS, Accounting, Seaver College)


Keith Winter

President & CEO
EmSense Corporation
'83 (BS, Business Administration; BA, Industrial Psychology, Seaver College)

 

 

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