Carnegie Mellon University

Jess Kaplan

Jess Kaplan

Full-Time MBA Student, Class of 2021

Get to Know Jess

"Prior to Tepper, I worked in public relations for a strategic communications firm in Washington, D.C.

I came to Tepper to explore my career interests in entrepreneurship, marketing, strategy, and business development. My interests including long-distance running, hiking, traveling, yoga, and bouldering."

  • Concentrations: Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Organizational Behavior, Strategy
  • Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
  • Clubs: Business & Technology Club, Graduate Entrepreneurship Club (GEC), Marketing Club, Net Impact, Tepper Women in Business (TWIB)
  • Post-MBA Career Focus: Entrepreneurship; Corporate Social Responsibility