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Making Waves: A Graziadio Original Series

Pepperdine Graziadio alumni, students, and faculty are all making a positive impact on their communities, industries, and the world. Hear first hand how the Graziadio Business School plays an integral role in the personal and professional journeys of our students, influencing their individual purpose, business acumen, and leadership skills to support their career growth and success.



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Executive DBA Student Testimonial

Learn how DBA candidate, Ana M. Brant, uses her Executive Doctor of Business Administration program to create new knowledge she directly applies to her role as global director of guest experience and innovation for Dorchester Collection.


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PKE MBA Alumni Testimonial

Chief Human Resources Officer and Presidents and Key Executives MBA alumnus, Raymond Hall, has an inspirational personal journey, starting from the military to launching a successful career. See how Raymond empowers his employees at Larry H. Miller Group of Companies, through the impactful leadership practices developed during his time at Graziadio.


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PKE MBA Alumni Testimonial

Head of School at Village Christian Schools, Tom Konjoyan (MBA '09, PKE 121), strives to impact the world positively and dedicates himself to raising a generation of students who have the desire to serve others. Learn how Tom Konjoyan channelled his experience in the PKE program to create a lasting impact on the world.


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MSOD Alumni Testimonial

Master's in Organization Development alumna, Gina Paone, values the importance of giving back, a principle that drew her to the Graziadio Business School. Learn how Gina Paone encourages others to think differently about the world.


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Part-Time MBA Alumni Testimonial

Chief Operating Officer and Fully Employed MBA alumna, Tiffany Stith, practices efficient hiring strategies at Lawry's Restaurants Inc. by harnessing the leadership and organizational development skills she developed as a student at the Graziadio Business School.


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Full-Time MBA Alumni Testimonial

See how Senior Talent Manager and Full-Time MBA alumna, Sarah Weaver, cultivates an inclusive environment at Microsoft by leveraging her leadership practices learned from her Graziadio experience.