Alumni Spotlight: Jada Poller '96
MBA, Eastern University
Supplier Diversity Specialist
The Boeing Company
My Widener Experience
why did you decide to major in management?
I chose to major in management to help people reach their personal and business goals. During my studies at Widener I learned how to develop a strategy to help an organization reach its goals within budget and within a reasonable amount of time.
what is your favorite memory of widener?
I have many favorite memories during my time at Widener. However, my fondest memories were participating on the women's soccer team and learning the benefits of health and wellness that will always remain a part of my life.
My Professional Experience
how has widener prepared you for life after college?
Widener taught me the importance of developing a plan to achieve business and personal goals and the value of working in teams.
what advice would you give a prospective student considering your major?
Make a plan that includes the type of skills you will need and job experiences you want to have. Believe in yourself, obtain a mentor, and request input from your professors at Widener to give you guidance on your educational and career plan. Always seek advice from available resources and people to stay on track and reach your goals.