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Peer Advisors Spring 2017


Our Peer Advisors are current undergraduate business students. They play a vital role in helping to assist advising our first year students.  You may also meet with one of them during walk-in hours!  They are highly trained and very knowledgeable students who all have a variety of experiences in student groups, studying abroad, internships, and leadership opportunities.  The Office of Undergraduate Advising hires Peer Advisors every Spring for the coming academic year, please visit our Student Employment page for more information.

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Lauren B

Lauren Bayersdorfer, '18

Major: Secondary Math Education

Minor: Spanish

Hometown: Avon, CT

Campus Involvements: Secretary of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, UConn Connects, BCLC Alumni

Fun Fact: I have the same birthday as Justin Timberlake.


Billy B

Billy Burke, '18

Major: Healthcare Management

Hometown: Eastchester, NY

Campus Involvements: Peer Allies Through Honors Coordinator, VP of Internal Relations for Honors in Business Association, Healthcare Management Society, Intramural Sports Enthusiast

Fun Fact: I studied abroad in Lund, Sweden during the Fall 2016 semester.

Angela D

Angela DeFilippo, '18

Major: Healthcare Management

Hometown: North Haven, CT

Campus Involvements:  TME Mentor, Chief Education Office of Kappa Alpha Theta, HuskyTHON Corporate Sponsorship Committee, Education Abroad Ambassador, Healthcare Management Society

Fun Fact: I have traveled to 11 countries (including Italy where I studied abroad at Paderno del Grappa.

Carter J

Carter Janssen, '18

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Canton, CT

Campus Involvements: BCLC Alumni, VP of Community Service for Delta Sigma Pi, Red Cross Club Member

Fun Fact: I plan my day around the menu at South dining hall.

Sarah L

Sarah Lang, '17

Major: Finance and Psychology

Hometown: Middleton, MA

Campus Involvement: Undergraduate Business Association, Business Leadership Council, Husky WOW Leader, Intramural Volleyball

Fun Fact: I studied abroad in Australia.


Kate Morehead, '17

Major: Marketing

Hometown:  Ridgefield, CT

Campus Involvements: VP of External Affairs for Delta Sigma Pi, Intramural Polo, Social Media intern for The Office of Undergraduate Advising

Fun Fact:  I plan to move to San Francisco, California this summer and I interned for a cyber security company in Silicon Valley in 2015!

Lauren R

Lauren Russo, '17

Major: Finance

Hometown:  Woodbridge, NJ

Campus Involvements: VP of Finance for Women in Business, VP of Operations for Finance Society, Gamma Phi Beta

Fun Fact:  I am an avid country music fan and interned at


Vivek Tedla, '18

Major: Finance

Hometown:  Newtown, CT

Campus Involvements: Innovation House Learning Community, Club Golf Team, KUBE Mentoring Program, Finance Society

Fun Fact:  I am studying abroad and particpating in the UConn in London program for the Spring 2017 semester.