Brock Burgess
TMT Sector Leader

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Brock joined the UOIG during the winter of his sophomore year. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, along with a minor in Economics. During the summer of 2015, Brock interned at Adobe where he was a member of the Adobe Sales Academy, specializing in B2B sales for their Digital Marketing Cloud. Last summer, Brock interned at BlackRock as a member of BAS, their alternatives specialist group. Within this group, his primary focus was on Real Estate investments and he will be returning there after graduation. In his free time, Brock enjoys playing football, watching the Toronto Maple Leafs, and cheering on The Ducks.

Jordan Shimabuku
Consumer Goods Sector Leader

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Jordan joined the UOIG in winer term of 2016. He is currently a Junior double-majoring in Economics and Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and minoring in Computer Science. Jordan is also a member of the UO Financial Management Association. He is currently looking to gain more experience in the financial world through summer internships. Outside of finance, Jordan enjoys programming, playing music, traveling and cooking.

Jelena Hoffart
Healthcare Sector Leader

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Jelena joined the UOIG in the fall of 2015. She is an incoming junior pursuing a double major in Economics and Political Science. Jelena is also a student in the Robert D. Clark Honors College. During the summer of 2016, Jelena completed an equity research internship with Height Securities LLC in Washington DC. After graduation, she plans to pursue a career in investment banking. Jelena is also involved on campus as the Vice President of Finance for the University of Oregon’s Women in Business chapter. Outside of school, Jelena enjoys following politics, hiking with friends, and country music.

Stephen Paul
Financials Sector Leader

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Stephen joined the UOIG in winter of his sophomore year. He is currently a junior pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance while in the Business Honors Program and Clark Honors College. After graduation, Stephen hopes to work in investment banking. He enjoys biking, watching the NBA, and trying to keep his car running.

Nick Miller
IME Sector Leader

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Sophomore

Nick joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016 and is a member of the Lundquist College of Business Honors Program. He is currently pursuing Bachelor of Science degrees in both Business Administration with a concentration in finance and Economics and a minor in Computer Information Technology. Nick is currently working as an intern for Sapient Private Wealth Management in Eugene. After graduation, Nick hopes to work in Wealth Management or Investment Banking. In his free time, Nick enjoys golfing with his friends and family and playing jazz trombone.

Nishan Senthirajah

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Nishan joined the UOIG winter term of his sophomore year. He is a student in the Lundquist College of Business Honors Program, pursuing a major in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, and minor in Economics. During the summer following his sophomore year, Nishan interned with IBM in the United Kingdom on their Financial Analysis team. This past summer, he interned as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst for KeyBanc Capital Markets in New York City, where he will be returning upon graduation. Outside of finance and his academics, Nishan enjoys Indian cuisine, analyzing the NBA, international travel, and playing a few rounds of Blackjack.

Rebecca Katzen

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Becca joined the UOIG in the fall of 2014. She is pursuing a major in Business Administration with a focus in Finance and a minor in Economics. During summer 2015, Becca worked in equity research with Height Securities LLC in Washington D.C. and worked at RBC in New York City during the summer of 2016 as an investment banking analyst where she will return to work full time following graduation. Outside of the classroom, Becca is a goalie for The University of Oregon Division 1 Women’s Lacrosse Team.

John Braunlin

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

John joined the UOIG in the fall of his junior year. He is pursuing a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Economics. This summer, he interned for Prometheus Real Estate Group as a part of their Finance Team in San Francisco. Outside of school, John enjoys snowboarding, producing music, and exploring Oregon’s many hiking trails. Upon graduation, John hopes to continue his professional experience in real estate investments.

Ben O’Connor

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Ben is a Senior enrolled in the Lundquist College of Business Honors Program. He joined the Investment Group in the fall of 2015. He is studying business administration with a concentration in finance with minors in mathematics and economics. During his free time, he enjoys playing golf, windsurfing, and University of Oregon football.

Alex Summers

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Alex joined the UOIG in the fall of 2015 and is entering his senior year. He is currently pursuing a Bachelors of Science in Accounting with a minor in Russian literature. Alex is also a student consultant in the Oregon Business Consulting Group (OBCG), and an analyst for the UO seed fund. He worked at PwC in their transaction services practice during the start of 2016, and now works at Fortissimo Capital. Alex enjoys playing tennis, riding motorcycles, and grilling.

Alex Marcinkowski

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Senior

Alex is a student in the Honors Business Program, pursuing a major in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, and a minor in Economics. He played men’s tennis for his first two years at the University of Oregon before deciding to focus on academics and join the Honors Program. During his junior year, Alex was an investment management intern for Journey Tree Financial Planning in Eugene. This past summer he worked in Chicago doing investment banking for Duff & Phelps. Outside of school, Alex enjoys playing sports, and hanging out with his 1 friend, Phoebe, and being a die-hard Duck Fan!

Pruthvi Nannapaneni

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Pruthvi joined the UOIG in fall of 2015. He is currently a junior and majoring in Economics and Finance. He is part of both the Lundquist College of business and the College of Arts and Life Sciences. Pruthvi is also Vice-Chair of research at the Economics club and is part of the steering committee. Pruthvi’s future aspiration is to be an equities researcher or an Investment Banker either on Wall Street or in London along with earning CFA (Certified Financial Analyst). Outside of school, Pruthvi loves to read, code, play golf and bike exploring every corner of Oregon and the world.

Justin Worthy

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Justin joined the UOIG in winter term of 2016 during his sophomore year. He is currently pursuing a degree in Accounting with a minor in Economics. During the school year Justin also works as a financial controller for the ASUO Finance Office as a senior contoller. Outside of school Justin enjoys competitive online gaming and playing chess.

Thomas Gagen

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: MBA

Thomas joined UOIG in the Spring term of 2016. He is currently in the second year of the Masters of Business Administration program with a specialization in finance and securities analysis. Over the previous summer Thomas intern at UBS with an Institutional Consulting team where he assisted with investment strategy for clients. Currently, he is serving in a finance role for a start-up focused on personal services for college students. In his free time, Thomas enjoys watching and playing basketball and soccer as well as visiting new cities and countries.

Devin Au

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Devin joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016. He is currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration and minoring in Economics. He is also a member of the professional business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi, and the head of the academic development committee. Outside of school, Devin works part time as a server at Valley River Inn. In his free time, he enjoys racing in triathlons and competing in badminton tournaments.

Michelle Bodart

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Michelle joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with minors in Spanish and Math. Michelle works part time at the Allan Price Science Commons and also as a tutor at the math library. She is also a member of the U of O club soccer team. After graduation, her dream job is to own her own restaurant alongside her twin sister. Outside of school, Michelle spends time snowboarding, playing frisbee golf, hiking, cooking, and doing ceramics.

Brian Strang

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

Brian joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016 and is a member of the Lundquist College of Business Honors Program. He is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in both Computer Science and Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and also a minor in Mathematics. Brian is currently working at the University as a Class Encore Discussion Leader for BA 101 courses. He is also the Philanthropy Chair of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity and one of the Vice Presidents of the UO Sales Club. After graduation, Brian hopes to start up his own Financial Advising/Investment Management firm or work as an Investment Banker. In his free time, Brian enjoys skiing, hiking, golfing, running, and traveling.

Anisha Malynur

Senior Analyst

Class Standing: Sophomore

Anisha joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016 and is currently pursuing a degree in Computer Science with a minor in Multimedia. In the future, Anisha would like to combine her interest in investing and computer science to build automated option trading programs. Outside of school, Anisha likes to rock-climb, run, ski, and seize any opportunity she can to explore the Pacific Northwest.

McKenzie Igo

Junior Analyst

Class Standing: Junior

McKenzie joined the UOIG in the fall of 2016. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Business Administration with a concentration in Finance. He is also a member of the international fraternity, Phi Gamma Delta, and on the executive board concerning external communications. After graduation, McKenzie hopes to work in Investment Banking or Private Equity regarding Mergers and Acquisitions. In his free time he enjoys hiking, golfing, cooking, traveling, and spending time with his kitten.