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SSCP student consultants have been selected through a rigorous assessment process that includes nominations by faculty, an honors-level GPA of 3.6 or above, and interviews with the program’s student managers and faculty director.  SSCP consultants include students from diverse majors and minors including business, economics, psychology, studio art, art history, computer science, sociology and dance.

SSCP Manager
Nicole Bennett 2017

Nicole Bennett

Nicole 'Nicki' Bennett is a senior Business and Spanish double major from New York City. She was a team member of the Brookhaven Golf Club consulting team in Fall 2015 and is now a consulting manager. She has interned in the Public Relations Department of jewelry startup, BaubleBar in New York City and the Fulbright Commission (La Comisión Fulbright), an international educational grant organization, in Madrid. She is also an Admissions Ambassador and the President of the Skidmore Sonneteers, an all-female acapella group.
SSCP Manager
Maya Reyes 2017

Maya Reyes '17

Originally from Tokyo, Japan, Maya is a senior at Skidmore College studying social work and business management. Maya has had professional business experience through her work with TEDxTokyo, TEDxYouth@Tokyo, marketing for a progressive beverage company in Japan, becoming a finalist in the Kenneth A. Freirich Business Plan Competition, and consulting for Brookhaven Golf Course as a Skidmore-Saratoga Consulting Partnership student consultant. After interning at IBM Japan and working on a startup incubation program in Tokyo, Maya had the pleasure of working with the new Chief Digital Officer of IBM to hone in on her marketing skills by interning a second year at IBM in their NY Office this summer. As a multiracial third culture kid, Maya speaks English and Japanese fluently. Her background has crafted a unique and international perspective, which she brings to every task making her approach to projects relevant in our globalizing society.
SSCP Consultant
Nick Brown 2017

Nick Brown

A senior at Skidmore College, double majoring in International Affairs and Management Business, Nick is from Knoxville, Tenneseee. His work experience in the the field of business has included an adminstrative assistant at Skidmore Financial Services, Social Media Coordinator for Airscrew Inc, and a Consulting Internship at CNC AG, a multinational consulting firm. This past semester Nick worked at the Berlin, Germany branch of this firm. He is excited for this semester and a chance to get hands on experience in strategic consulting.
SSCP Consultant
Rebecca Fawcett 2018

Rebecca Fawcett '18

Rebecca Fawcett is a junior Management & Business major and Media & Film minor from New York City. At Skidmore, Rebecca is a photographer for the Communications Office, Skidmore News, and Spoon University. She is excited to be a SSCP student consultant, because she wants to apply everything she has learned in the Business major to assist local Saratoga Springs businesses.
SSCP Consultant
Hadley Haselmann 2017

Hadley Hasselmann

Hadley Haselmann is a senior at Skidmore College, with a major in Sociology and minor in Business. She has a specific interest in Social Entrepreneurship; and recently studied in Amsterdam and several parts of Morocco studying social issues and how they can be improved by socially corporate responsible businesses and innovative individuals. Hadley recently worked in Vienna, Austria organizing a TEDx event based on Entrepreneurship and globally impactful speakers. She facilitated workshops in Vienna, based on Youth Activism through Social Media Storytelling for 25 international students; and interned for a social media consulting firm for small businesses called Super Social. Currently, she works for THINX, a progress charitable company and founder of the "period panties," based the Centre for Social Innovation in NYC. Hadley is very excited to be apart of SSCP this semester and is very excited to get started and make use of her experience and passion.
SSCP Consultant
Luke Hirschhorn 2018

Luke Hirschhorn '18

A junior at Skidmore College from San Francisco, California, Luke's area of study is Management & Business and Spanish. Luke has had leadership experiences at Skidmore including his role as the Treasurer of the Investment Club, a member of the Budgeting and Finance Committee, and he even has his own local radio show on WSPN 91.1. Luke's professional experience includes an internship at MTN Capital Partners which is a lower-middle market private equity firm in New York City.
SSCP Consultant
Alessandro Lannes 2017

Alessandro Lannes

Alessandro Lannes is a senior pursuing a double major in Business and Economics at Skidmore College. Originally from Duisburg, Germany, Alessandro is fluent in German and working on his proficiency in both Spanish and Portuguese. His passion for languages fuels his passion for travel. Alessandro’s past business experience includes an internship at Bosch Rexroth, a large engineering firm based in Germany.
SSCP Consultant
Mohammed Miah 2018

Mohammed Miah

Mohammed is a junior at Skidmore College originally from Bronx, NY, on a path to double major in Business and Economics. With a passion for numbers, his strict concentration is focused around mastering Finance and Accounting. While having a father who owns a small business, Mohammed has great experience acquiring skills of management and customer relations from early exposure to business. He’s passionate about helping others succeed and is extremely thrilled to join the team.
SSCP Consultant
Juliann Persina 2018

Juliann Persina '18

Juliann is a quick-witted junior from New York City. As a business major and studio art minor, she is interested in entertainment, fashion, and art. Juliann makes and sells handmade jewelry, and is looking forward to gaining an understanding in all facets of businesses in Saratoga. Other interests of hers include swimming, snowboarding, and generally staying active. She loves meeting and working with new people, and is excited to bring her creativity and humor to SSCP!
SSCP Consultant
Robert Pierce 2017

Robert Pierce

A senior from Saratoga Springs itself, Rob brings a strong local knowledge of the area. He is currently finishing up his major in Economics and minor in Mathematics. He is the President of the Skidmore Men’s Ultimate Frisbee team, and also enjoys basketball and playing music. Rob’s business experience includes a few internships, but most recently a credit assistant at Protective Industrial Products in Latham, New York.
SSCP Consultant
Kelsea Schimmel 2017

Kelsea Schimmel

Kelsea Schimmel of Skidmore College, New York, is a senior business and music double major. She has been playing the flute for ten years, and piano for six. She has performed at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center, having received first place in the Crescendo International Music Competition. As president of the Pre Law Society at Skidmore, she organizes lectures and panels on campus for her peers. She has worked as an intern for the Women's Association of New Jersey Performing Arts Center and Atlas Music Publishing. Kelsea is currently interning at the Saratoga County District Attorney's Office.
SSCP Consultant
Themba Shongwe 2018

Themba Shongwe '18

Themba is a Junior from Swaziland. He is a Management and Business Major. A believer in the need for globally minded change makers, Themba went to an international high School in New Mexico called United World College. He draws from business experiences interning for the Adirondack Trust Company. Furthermore, a start up he co founded in Swaziland called Vundzisa Company; which focus on the provision of centralized resources for Small, Medium Enterprises.  He is Passionate about the intersection between private and public entities in driving social change. He started a non for profit with his friends and have done projects ranging from literacy projects to women empowerment through provision of capital.
SSCP Consultant
Chloe Silversmith 2017

Chloe Silversmith '18

Chloe is a senior at Skidmore College with a major in business and a minor in art. She is from Brooklyn, New York. During her free time, she enjoys photography and travel. In the past, she has had internships in both profit and non-profit companies and organizations, which have given her insight of how to solve various business problems. She is hoping to utilize her creativity for a business setting.
SSCP Senior Consultant
Jack Sloan 2018

John Jack Sloan '18

A junior from Zionsville, Indiana, Jack is focused on a Management & Business and Economics double major. Jack spent his summer in Chicago, Illinois working for a startup eco friendly packaging company. Relying on many of the skills he learned through SSCP, Jack helped the company improve their social media, enhance their new website, and build a sales strategy to target new customers. Jack looks forward to another semester with SSCP as he has learned and enjoyed his past experience as an SSCP consultant for the Saratoga Juice Bar during the Spring 2016 semester.