The forum will connect attendees with current students and alumni from business schools across the Boston area to discuss how teams are better, communities are stronger, and inclusion is necessary when involving more diversity in business.
During the admissions-focused sessions, you'll have the chance to hear from top business schools in the Boston area and learn to best present your application in the admissions process. You'll also have the opportunity to connect with individual schools in virtual networking sessions.
This event is open to all, focusing on uplifting the talents of Black, Indigenous & People of Color candidates.
Meet our team
Evelyn Tate oversees recruiting and admissions for the Full-time MBA, Part-time MBA, specialized masters and graduate certificate programs.
She joined the D'Amore-McKim School of Business in April 2005. She returned to Northeastern University after having served four years as Director of Graduate Admissions and Financial Aid at Boston University's School of Management and nearly four years as Assistant Director of Admissions for Northeastern University's School of Law. Ms.
Evelyn earned her MBA from Bentley College and her Bachelor's degree in History and Sociology from Brandeis University.
Dena Snyder is an Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions at D'Amore-McKim. Dena specializes in recruiting graduate students for the MS in Finance (Quantitative Finance) and MS in International Management programs. She recruits many international candidates and enjoys developing relationships with them to help them select the program that best fits their educational needs and professional goals. Dena spends a significant amount of time reviewing applications and making admissions recommendations. As part of her role, she leads informal “Ask Me Anything” admissions events where she counsels prospective students in a small group setting on the application process, understanding degree program components, and funding options.
Dena began with D'Amore-McKim in 2011 in a recruiting and admissions role supporting all graduate business programs. During this time, she enjoyed traveling and recruiting students to join the D'Amore-McKim MBA program.
Prior to coming to Northeastern, Dena worked in graduate admissions at Boston University Questrom School of Business. Before coming to higher education, she served in non-profit and government roles at the National Council of Jewish Women and SmithBucklin.
Kellianne Frankel is a recruiting specialist in graduate admissions, she develops strategies to bring awareness to the unique features and benefits of the Graduate School of Professional Accounting programs. As part of her role, she manages new student recruitment and the admissions process for the MS in Accounting and MS in Accounting/MBA programs.
Before working with the Graduate School of Professional Accounting, Kellianne began with D'Amore-McKim in 2018 as an operations assistant for graduate admissions. She supported the Full-Time MBA, Part-Time MBA, and specialty master's programs with application processing, marketing fulfillment, event planning, and prospective student outreach.
Prior to coming to Northeastern, Kellianne held roles in public relations and marketing, working with clients in the travel and tourism and consumer products industries, including Princess Cruises, Bermuda Department of Tourism, Bioré, and Bath & Body Works.
Fernando Antonioli is an Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions at D'Amore-McKim. He specializes in recruiting students for the Graduate Certificate and MS in Management programs. As a member of the Admissions team, he reviews applications and communicates with and interviews applicants. He also enjoys forming connections with prospective students by hosting admissions events and workshops and representing the D'Amore-McKim School of Business at admissions fairs and forums.
Prior to joining the team at D'Amore-McKim, Fernando worked in admissions at other institutions, where he spent time interviewing and recruiting domestic and international students.
Fernando began working in higher education in 2018 as an Admissions Assistant with Boston-based company Shorelight working closely with the Latin American region. He continued his work in the education industry as an Admissions Advisor at IE Business School.
He is originally from Caracas, Venezuela, where he worked in corporate finance.