Meet the Class of 2024

Erick Jara

Hometown: New York, NY
Majors:  Finance & Strategic Management

Activities & Honors:

  • Vice President – Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity
  • Project Lead – Daily Pennsylvanian  Consulting
  • Chair-Faith Fund
  • Member -JIB Board (Judicial Inquiry Board)

Hobbies: Soccer, Basketball, Spikeball, Biking
Favorite Book: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
Favorite Movie: I like a lot of movies but if I had to pick one I’ll say The Theory of Everything
Favorite Food: 
Rice, Beans, and Chicken
Favorite Quote: “They say nothing lasts forever, but they’re just scared it’ll last longer than they can love it.” ~ Ocean Vuong

Plans After Penn: I will be pursuing a career in finance in New York City.