Our Mentors

Our mentors come from diverse backgrounds.

50+ Companies and Organizations

18 Industries

12 Graduate Programs

Our Mentor Spotlights:

Arely Sarai Lopez

Arely is currently doing a fellowship as an Assistant Program Coordinator for a Transform Health, a health consulting firm. As the APC, Arely supports a large, multi-sector, multi-stakeholder health systems transformation pilot project aimed to provide wrap around care coordinating services to the chronically homeless population. She comes from a low-income background and is a first generation student.

She is available for coffee chats and short-term mentorship.

Gene Ho

Gene Ho is a two-time graduate from UC Berkeley’s School of Public Health. Gene currently works full-time role at the LA County Public Health Department as a Data Scientist working on the county’s COVID-19 response. Additionally, he is continuing his summer research and is a Course Facilitator for the intro to biostatistics and comparative health systems courses in the Online MPH program.

Gene wants to mentor folks so that their starting line is ahead of where he started so that they can take themselves and their families even further than they could have ever hoped to do.

He is available for coffee chats and short-term mentorship.

Sona Senapati

Sona works as a Senior Consultant at Deloitte, in the Risk and Financial Advisory practice, specifically in the internal audit and assurance space. She primarily works with clients that require solutions to extend their internal audit oversight and performance, addressing IT risks as well as broader organization-wide business risks, such as cybersecurity or operational risk. She is passionate about guiding recent grads through the uncertainty of post-grad life whether it’s in the realm of career, education, finances, or overall wellbeing.

Sona hopes to provide a space of comfort to her mentees where they can discuss their personal and professional goals, apprehension around pursuing the ‘right’ career path, and navigating life as a young individual.

She is available for coffee chats and long-term mentorship.

Lily Chen

Lily currently works as an accounting associate at a small accounting firm. Her current clients are mainly start-up tech companies from all over California. Outside of work she loves to express her creativity through drawings and DIY projects.

She is available for coffee chats, short-term, and long-term mentorship.