Students at the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics have almost 30 unique student groups that they can choose to join. In each installment of this series, an executive member of one of these student groups shares their first-hand experience choosing, participating in and eventually leading their group.

Accounting Student Association - Jeel Patel, Class of 2022 accounting major with minors in trust management and economics, is the president of the Accounting Student Association at the Lerner College. Patel shared why she joined the Accounting Student Association, what makes this group unique and more!
Alpha Kappa Psi - Jill Sawyer, Class of 2022 economics and marketing double major, is the president of Alpha Kappa Psi at the Lerner College. Sawyer shared why she joined Alpha Kappa Psi , what makes this group unique and more!
Blue Hen Economics Club - Ilana Rosen, Class of 2022 marketing and management double major, is the marketing chair of the Blue Hen Economics Club (BHEC) at the Lerner College. Rosen shared why she joined the BHEC, what makes this group unique and more!
Blue Hen Marketing Club - Cait Krystall, Class of 2021 management and marketing double major with minors in international business studies, professional selling and sales management and advertising, is the president of the Blue Hen Marketing Club at the Lerner College. Krystall shared why she joined the Blue Hen Marketing Club, what makes this group unique and more!
Blue Hen Toastmasters - Amara Galileo, Class of 2024, is the vice president of Blue Hen Toastmasters at UD. Galileo shared why she joined Blue Hen Toastmasters, what makes this group unique and more!
Club Managers Association of America - Carter Vaughan, Class of 2022 hospitality business management major, is the treasurer of Club Managers Association of America (CMAA) at the Lerner College. Vaughan shared why she joined CMAA, what makes this group unique and more!
Delta Sigma Pi - Carly Cooper, Class of 2022 marketing and management major, is the president of Delta Sigma Pi at the Lerner College. Cooper shared why she joined Delta Sigma Pi, what makes this group unique and more!
Hens of Wall Street - Matthew Cooper, Class of 2023 finance major with a minor in business analytics, is the president of Hens of Wall Street at the Lerner College. Cooper shared why he joined Hens of Wall Street, what makes this group unique and more!
Hospitality Club - Megan Peters, Class of 2021, hospitality business management major with a minor in event management, is the president of the Hospitality Club at the Lerner College. Peters shared why she joined the Hospitality Club, what makes this group unique and more!
Lerner International Student Association - Ishits Sarkar, Class of 2021 in the M.S. in business analytics and information management program, is the president of the Lerner International Student Association (LISA) at the Lerner College. Sarkar shared why she joined the Lerner International Student Association, what makes this group unique and more!
Lerner Student Advisory Board - Jessica Gittleman, Class of 2021 hospitality business management major with a minor in entrepreneurship, is the chairwoman of the Lerner Student Advisory Board (LSAB) at the Lerner College. Gittleman shared why she joined LSAB, what makes this group unique and more!
MBA Student Association - Finn Reese, Class of 2021 M.S in business analytics and information management program, is the president of the MBA Student Association (MBASA) at the Lerner College. Reese shared why he joined the MBA Student Association, what makes this group unique and more!
Professional Convention Management Association - Molly Thames, Class of 2021 hospitality business management major and event management minor, is the president of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) at the Lerner College. Thames shared why she joined PCMA, what makes this group unique and more!
Public Relations Student Society of America - Rachel Ornstein, Class of 2022 communication major with journalism and advertising minors, is the president of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) at UD. Ornstein shared why she joined the PRSSA, what makes this group unique and more!
Student Center for Public Trust - Daniel Powell, Class of 2021 finance and operations management major, is the president of the Student Center for Public Trust at the Lerner College. Powell shared why he joined the Student Center for Public Trust, what makes this group unique and more!
The Blue Hen Investment Club - Will Haskell, Class of 2022 finance and operations management major, is the president of the Blue Hen Investment Club at the Lerner College. Haskell shared why he joined the Blue Hen Investment Club, what makes this group unique and more!
The Future Professionals of the Sport Management Industry - Alexis Garhart and Patricia Louis, student leaders of the student group The Future Professionals of the Sport Management Industry at the Lerner College, shared why they joined this group, what makes it unique and more!
The Private Markets Club - Will Wallace is the Co-founder and Vice President of the Private Markets Club at the Lerner College. Wallace shared why he joined PMC, what makes this group unique and more!
Women in Business - Meredith McNamara, Class of 2021 accounting and finance double major, is the president of Women in Business (WIB) at the Lerner College. McNamara shared why she joined WIB, what makes this group unique and more!
Women in Economics - Kyra Giakas, Class of 2022 finance and economics double major, is the vice president of finance of Women in Economics at the Lerner College. Giakas shared why she joined Women in Economics, what makes this group unique and more!