HAVERFORD, Pa. – Upperclassmen from the Haverford College men's lacrosse team got the chance to meet with the team's alumni and received valuable professional advice for their blossoming careers on Wednesday evening.
Hosted at Curalate, a technology start up in the city of Philadelphia where Max Hjelm '11 is employed, the team's juniors and seniors got career advice from 13 men's lacrosse alumni during an hour and a half presentation that was followed by a question and answer period.
The presentation touched on career advice, interview tips, and other topics on how to navigate the professional world after Haverford. Even after the presentation, the conversation carried over to a dinner setting between the team and alumni.
Haverford College alumni in attendance at the event included:
Ray Lemisch '79 (Partner, Klehr, Harrison, Harvey, Branzburg, LLP)
Marc Geffroy '84 (Managing Partner, Seneca Properties, Inc.)
Ben Braslow '89 (Emergency Trauma Surgeon, University of Pennsylvania)
Bruce Andrews '90 (Deputy Secretary, Department of Commerce)
Eric Carlson '08 (Vice President, Arcadia Land Company)
Matt Handel '08 (Vice President, Alliance Partners HSP)
Matt Thorne-Fitzgerald '08 (Product and Quality Manager, Peak Beam Systems, Inc.)
Zac Arbitman '09 (Associate, Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, LLP)
Max Hjelm '11 (Manager, Strategic Partnerships, Curalate)
Scott Kelley '11 (Sales Operations Manager, McMaster Carr)
Jason Leeds '11 (Head of Store Development, Nuts.com)
Jake Maldonado '13 (Leasing and Acquisitions Associate, Alliance Partners HSP)
John Schipper '13 (Head Trader, Conestoga Capital Advisors, LLC)