Board Members

Lola Soyebo Harris

Vainatha Polasani
EVP of Finance

Omoye Ebhomielen
EVP of Professional Development

Geetika Gakhar
EVP of Mentorship

Akriti Anand
EVP of Strategic Partnerships

Guadalupe Hernandez
VP of Community Outreach

Chinenye Nwangwu
VP of Membership

Jen Kim
VP of Communications

Veda Chowdury
VP of Public Relations

Laxmi Ramana
VP of Logistics

Ankita Jaiswal
VP of Technology

Pooja Verma
Director of Public Relations

Shilpa Dhanda
Director of Marketing


Welcome to the University of Houston chapter of the National Association of Women MBAs. 
Please take a few minutes to read the Welcome Letter from our president, Lola Soyebo Harris.

Our Mission

The National Association of Women MBAs is a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering female business professionals, assisting women into leadership positions  in business, and enhancing the diversity of the workforce worldwide.  

UH NAWMBA Student Board members work to achieve this goal by fo
cusing programs around professional development,  community outreach and mentoring.

Our Values


National Association of Women MBAs works to educate students on the career opportunities available and the skills that are necessary to succeed by supporting local chapter programs as well as publications and events at the national level, including an annual national conference hosted by several different graduate school programs each year. 

Professional Development: 
National Association of Women MBAs encourages the continued education and professional development of women in business by supporting the development of professional chapters, an annual national conference, and the publication of Woman MBA magazine. 

National Association of Women MBAs provides networking opportunities for students and professionals in business with organizations that are committed to the development of women's roles in business. 

National Association of Women MBAs facilitates increased communication and collaboration among graduate business school programs regarding their initiatives to educate and encourage women in business. The organization's continued viability is made possible through the generous contributions from corporations that actively engage in the supporting and hiring of women MBA's.

(Polls Open Thursday, 4/14 to Midnight, 4/22)
Didn't get a chance to meet the candidates at the last meeting? 

We did it! Thank you all for your support! We raised over $10,30o for James and his family. We exceeded our goal by 42%!
For photos from the Make A Wish event: click here. 

2015 Student Chapter of the Year!!!

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