The team in Tuck's Career Development Office is dedicated to providing you with the best possible start to your post-MBA career.
Jonathan Masland, Director
Industries: Social Enterprise, Real Estate, Energy, Private Equity
Jonathan received his BA from Harvard and MBA and MA from the Wharton/Lauder Institute dual-degree program. His professional career includes corporate finance and investment banking roles with Coopers & Lybrand, Alex, Brown & Sons and Robertson Stephens, in addition to entrepreneurial endeavors with Strategic Capital Resources, Revbox, and The Endeavor Initiative in Uruguay. Jonathan also spent time cycling across the United States, coaching the Harvard squash team, and living in Cuernavaca and Durango, Mexico.
Mathias Machado T’09, Associate Director
Industries: Technology, Industrial Goods
Mathias brings a unique global perspective to the CDO – he has lived in both Germany and Argentina. Pre-Tuck, Mathias worked for gedas, an IT consulting firm in the Volkswagen Group, and at Siemens, where he worked on business development and as a bid manager in the Telecom Division. Post-MBA, Mathias worked for TomTom as a product manager for community input to improve TomTom’s maps. Mathias lives in Lebanon with his wife Melanie and his German Shorthaired Pointer and will be playing Tripod Hockey again this year, trying to keep his balance on the ice.
Stephen Pidgeon T’07, Associate Director
Industries: Consulting, Media, Healthcare
Before joining the Career Development Office, Stephen was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey in London., where he focused on healthcare consulting, with a functional specialty in org work. Prior to Tuck he worked for 11 years in television and film, directing and producing a number of television series and a movie. He lives in Norwich with his wife and two daughters.
Deirdre O’Donnell, Associate Director
Industries: Finance, Insurance, Retail/CPG
Deirdre spent 24 years of her career at Lehman Brothers in the Fixed Income Division, gaining experience as a trader, salesperson and manager. She became involved in Lehman’s campus recruiting effort at colleges and universities and ultimately became Global Head of Diversity Recruiting for the firm. After leaving Lehman in 2008 she joined the Tuck School of Business as an Associate Director of the Career Development Office, focusing on the financial services industry. Deirdre and her family live on an organic farm in Orford, NH.
Nanette Thelemaque, CDO Resources and Services
Nanette Thelemaque joined the CDO in 2004. After attending Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, NY majoring in Psychology, Nanette moved in many career paths from a Group Home Supervisor, to running her own Cleaning Service business, to Strategic Alliance and Channel Manager in the high-tech industry, to Marketing Specialist in the publishing industry.
Nicole Mody, Recruiting Manager
Nicole manages the on-campus interview and recruiting process at Tuck. She holds a B.S. from James Madison University and an M.S. in Economics from Miami University of Ohio. Prior to joining the Career Development Office, she worked for ten years as a consultant and programmer, first at PwC, and later at NERA Economic Consulting in New York. Nicole now lives in West Lebanon with her husband and daughter.
Sarah Bell Van Orman, Corporate Development Associate
Sarah Bell Van Orman joined Tuck in 2005 and is focused on new business development efforts including encouraging new companies to recruit Tuck students. Sarah received a B.S. from Virginia Tech and M.Ed. and Ed.S. in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Virginia. Prior to joining Tuck, she held a Career Development Associate position at the Darden School.
Lori Lorigo PhD, Information Specialist
Lori studied Computer Science and Operations Research as an undergraduate at Cornell University and was the first to earned a PhD in Information Science from Cornell in 2006. Lori’s professional work experience includes serving as a visiting researcher for Cornell, funded by Google, working as a programmer/analyst in Cornell’s Computer Science Department, and interning as a software engineer at Hewlett Packard. Lori has published a book chapter, seven journal papers, and numerous conference proceedings and white papers. She is currently on sabbatical in Italy.
Mariah Coley, Recruiting Programs Associate
Mariah plans all of the CDO’s recruiting-related events throughout the year, and supports a variety of career education, communications and recruiting projects. She graduated from Dartmouth College in June 2011 with a dual BA in Studio Art/Digital Media and Classical Studies, and after six years in the Upper Valley Mariah is still discovering new trails, climbing areas and great locally-produced food.
Jessica Macken TP'14, Recruiting Coordinator
Jessica assists with recruiting process logistics, special projects and general office assistance. Jessica received her BA in Mathematics from Hamilton College before moving to New York City to work in Ad Sales Research at MTV Networks. She later joined the ranks of the New York City Teaching Fellows and received her MA in Secondary Math Education from The City College of New York. For the past four years Jessica has taught math to middle and high school students, sharing her love for both math and dance with her "kids".
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