A dual-degree graduate of Kellogg’s MMM Program, Caryn earned both an MBA and an MEM (Masters in Engineering Management) at Northwestern University. Her academic concentrations were Management and Strategy, Marketing and Biotechnology. Caryn was selected by the Kellogg Admissions Committee to interview prospective applicants, first as a student and later as an alumna. Since then, she has advised a range of applicants targeting top-tier schools. Caryn began her career in equity research at Lehman Brothers as a real estate stock analyst. Subsequently, she focused on life sciences strategy consulting at Oliver Wyman for pharmaceutical clients with emphasis on healthcare reform. Caryn played a key role in MBA recruiting efforts for employers. She holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. She has studied abroad in the UK and traveled extensively in India.