University of Alberta

 

The student team 2021

 

Mindy Tan

Mindy was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta. She is a fourth-year Bachelor of Commerce student majoring in Business Economics and Law. Mindy is heavily involved with various student organizations on campus by serving as VP internal for the U of A Financial Literacy Club and VP External & Marketing for the U of A Relay for Life. Outside of academics and campus involvement, Mindy enjoys immersing herself in music by playing instruments or simply listening. When possible, she plans to continue travelling internationally to further expand her worldview.

Keilin Morrison

In her 4th year of Marketing with a minor in International Business, Keilin (pronounced KAY-lin) is honoured to join the U of A’s ROCA team. Active in her school community, she is a part of her faculty’s student association and loves to help others find a sense of belonging. Keilin is an avid music lover and musician, and also likes to bike, hike and snowshoe. She is so excited to meet the other ROCA participants and can’t wait to reach new heights with her team.

Johnny Zhong

Johnny was born and raised in Southern China, coming to Canada in 2017 as an international student at the University of Alberta. He is entering his fifth year majoring in Operations Management and recently completed a work term with the Workers’ Compensation Board of Alberta focusing on Quality Assurance. Johnny is involved in many extracurricular activities on and off-campus, including intramurals, volunteering and case competitions. His involvement in several case competitions sparked his interest in case solving and consulting in general. He then served as the Co-President at the Interdisciplinary Consulting Association of which purpose is to bridge the gap between the consulting industry and students coming from all disciplines. Johnny enjoys working out, watching and playing sports as well as doing charitable work in his spare time.

Kate Yaroslavtseva

Kate was born and raised in Kazakhstan. About 3 years ago she immigrated to Canada with her family and settled in Edmonton. Kate is a third-year Bachelor of Commerce Co-op student at the University of Alberta concentrating in Finance and Accounting. Kate gained case experience through participating in various case competitions on campus. She is also a VP Finance for the Rocky Mountain Business Seminar, Director Tax for the University of Alberta Accounting Club and Director Events for the Financial Literacy Club. She is also a Teaching Assistant for the Introduction to Canadian Business course at the faculty. In her spare time, she enjoys being active and going hiking with her friends and family.

 

The coach

 

The University of Alberta coach is Doug Leong.