Meet Our Alumni Council!

Our Alumni Council consists of incredible alumni of our GWI Summer Intensive Program from across cohorts, graduation years, and majors! They coordinate regional community-building events for our alumni, provide invaluable feedback on upcoming GWI initiatives, and advise on social media efforts.

the council

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Meagan Loyst, gwi 2016

Council Role: Co-President
Alma Mater: Boston College, ‘19
Work Experience: Private Equity/VC, Hedge Funds, Wealth Management
Hobbies/Interests: Traveling (especially Italy!), Ukulele/Piano, Spanish Telenovelas, Broadway
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Sahana Ramani, gwi 2018

Council Role: Co-President
School: University of Chicago, ‘20
Work Experience: Infrastructure Investing and Private Equity, Investment Banking
Hobbies/Interests: Bharatanatyam (Indian Classical Dance), Moot Court, Yoga, Badminton, Historical Fiction, Traveling (especially South East Asia)!
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alisha chowdhury, gwi 2016

Council Role: GWI Advisory Board Representative
Alma Mater: University of Pennsylvania, ‘18
Work Experience: Equity and Credit Research, Private Equity, Product Management, ETFs
Hobbies/Interests: Salsa Dancing, Traveling, Cooking Cajun Food, Learning Italian
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annabel ware, gwi 2017

Council Role: Co-Events Chair
Alma Mater: University of Pennsylvania, ‘19
Work Experience: Equity Research, Public Market Investing
Hobbies/Interests: French, Autobiographies, Cooking, and History
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canwen xu, gwi 2018

Council Role: Co-Events Chair
School: Columbia University, ‘20
Work Experience: Real Estate Private Equity
Hobbies/Interests: Movies, Political Philosophy, Road Trips, Skiing, Biking, Hiking
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maya gutierrez, gwi 2017

Council Role: Co-Social Media Chair
Alma Mater: Claremont McKenna College, ‘19
Work Experience: Commercial Real Estate Investing
Hobbies/Interests: Crafting, Hiking, Snowboarding Yoga, Movie Marathons, Interior Design
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rachel simpson, gwi 2018

Council Role: Co-Social Media Chair
Alma Mater: Duke University, ‘20
Work Experience: Private Equity, Sales and Trading
Hobbies/Interests: Making/Eating Jamaican food, Traveling, and Running
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