Meet the Class of 2021

Julie Chen

Friar Name: Friar Shark Tank or Friar Jul
Pittsburgh, PA
Majors: (M&T) Computer Science, Operations Information & Decisions, Entrepreneurial Management

Activities & Honors:

  • 3-year Lead Venture Partner/Chief of Staff  – Contrary Capital (College VC firm)
  • 3-year VP of External Affairs – Class Board 2021
  • 3-year VP of Social Committee – M&T Board
  • Founder – (non-profit for high school students to connect them with scholarships, summer programs, awards, study abroad programs, college fly-ins, and internships)
  • Member – Chi Omega Fraternity
  • Business Developer – Hack4Impact 
  • Member – Bell and Hexagon Senior Societies

Hobbies: Making Spotify playlists, going to concerts, working out, community building
Favorite Movie: The Farewell
Favorite Foods: Spicy hot cheetos, Distrito’s super nachos & margs 🙂
Favorite Quote:If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.”  ~Shirley Chisholm

Plans After Penn: Up in the air