Congratulations to Belk College's December Graduates

Friday, January 17, 2020
On Dec. 13, 2019, over 700 undergraduate and graduate Belk College students received their degrees

Last month, 156 undergraduate and 550 graduate Belk College of Business students received their degrees from UNC Charlotte, increasing our powerful alumni network to 32,741. 

We reached out to some of our recent graduates to gain insight into how the Belk College impacted their experience at UNC Charlotte and their next steps now that they have obtained their degrees.


Andrew Fiorentino, International Business

Next steps: Andrew has been accepted to the Peace Corps as a Sustainable Agriculture Systems Agent in Benin, West Africa. In the meantime, he is actively seeking job opportunities as a business or policy analyst.

Baylee Harward, Marketing 

Next steps: Baylee plans to join a church plant in Nashville, Tennessee, and seek a role in marketing.


Erin Norton, MBA

Next steps: Erin will continue her role at Belk as an associate buyer.

Evan Shirreffs, MBA

Next steps: Evan, the former Charlotte 49ers quarterback, plans to travel internationally and return to Charlotte in the late spring to start a job in a field related to his studies.

Anna Lonergan, M.S. in Economics

Next steps: Anna will continue her role as a model validation analyst with Ally Financial in Charlotte.

Danielle Avery, M.S. in Mathematical Finance

Next steps: Danielle will leverage her degree to transition into a quantitative finance role.


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We wish all of the Class of 2019 graduates the best of luck and hope to see them at future alumni events. Congratulations again to the UNC Charlotte 2019 graduates!