Author Archives | Whitney Hanlin

About Whitney Hanlin

I serve as the Assistant Director of Advancement and Alumni Relations for George Mason University’s School of Business. In my role, I seek to connect alumni and friends of the School of Business with a variety of projects and initiatives in an effort to support the mission of George Mason University.

From Military Police Soldier in Iraq to EMBA Outstanding Student

October 20, 2014

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Alumnus Dennis N. Wagner has much to be proud of. After a successful twenty-year military career filled with service and performance awards, he can now add MBA graduate to his résumé. Wagner graduated just last month with honors from George Mason’s Executive MBA Program, and was one of the first few students to receive the […]

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Working Toward Shared Goals: Classmates Make the Difference for Alumnus Matthew P. Sullivan, MS Technology Management ’04

October 16, 2014

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Taking on the challenge of a graduate degree program while working full-time is always hard, but finding camaraderie in your classmates can help your chances for success or failure. For Matthew P. Sullivan, MS Technology Management ’04, his classmates made the difference. Sullivan says, “Being part of a cohort with a group of smart, diverse, […]

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Women in Business Consortium Member, Shari Goodwin (MS Biology ’95) Uses Horsepower to Develop Business Skills

October 7, 2014

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This article originally appeared in the Fauquier Times newspaper.  Click here for an easier to read version.

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Breaking Through Cultural Barriers to Improve Business Interactions: Alumnus Seth Pickett, MS Technology Management ’05, Shares His Experience

October 3, 2014

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Technology has brought the business world closer. We are all within reach of each other, regardless of location, with a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Time zones have become irrelevant. Work days have pushed all boundaries. There are no longer standard business hours between 9 and 5, but rather the reality for global business to be […]

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Brown & Brown Distinguished Speaker Series presents Teresa Carlson, VP Global Public Sector, Amazon Web Services

October 2, 2014

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Currently the head of Amazon Web Services Worldwide Public Sector, Teresa is responsible for strategy, operations, sales and business development for Amazon’s Web Services and Cloud Computing business for governments, educational institutions and nonprofits globally.  Teresa also serves as the lead public policy advisor for worldwide government engagement. With more than 20 years’ experience as […]

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