Veteran Spotlight: Isaac Olsen, 2-Year Full-time MBA, Class of 2022, United States Army

Isaac Olsen 22FtMBA, U.S. Army

Isaac Olsen is a full-time MBA candidate at Goizueta Business School (GBS) and currently serves as President of the GBS Veterans Association (GBSVA). After serving 10 years in the U.S. Army, Isaac chose to transition from active duty military service in order to pursue a career in strategy and management consulting. He will serve this summer at EY as a summer associate in Atlanta, Georgia.

Background: “Originally from Presque Isle, Maine. I completed my undergrad degree at Liberty University in Virginia. I then spent 10-years as an Engineer Officer in the Army, mostly at Fort Bragg, NC and Fort Campbell, KY along with a few trips to Afghanistan.”

Why Goizueta: “I was really attracted to the smaller school with a focus on community, the incredible assortment of opportunities in Atlanta across all types of industries, and proximity to family.”

Career Goals: “I’m excited to intern as a summer associate with EY’s Atlanta office in summer of 2021, and I hope to pursue consulting full time post-graduation.”

Hobbies/Other Interests: “I’m the President of the GBS Veteran’s Association and really excited to grow our veteran community. I love exploring the Atlanta beltline and parks with my two kids and wife and living an active lifestyle in and out of the gym.”

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