Julia Vollmer

Professional MBA - Evening, Class of 2021

Hometown: Houston
Home State: TX
Home Country: United States
Previous Institution & Degree: Baylor University, BBA - Marketing

Pre-MBA Industry: Professional Services - HR
Pre-MBA Company: G&A Partners
Pre-MBA Title: Marketing Manager
Desired Post-MBA Industry: CPG or Healthcare
Desired Post-MBA Function: Marketing or Operations Management
Student Organization Membership:

  • Consulting Association
  • Rice Business Women's Organization/Men as Allies Wine Club

What about the Rice MBA program has surprised you the most?
Becoming friends so quickly with people completely outside of my industry and professional background.

What has been your favorite moment of your Rice MBA experience so far?
Ending the first semester with a team dinner.

What is your favorite thing about and/or favorite spot in Houston?
How diverse and ever-changing the city is. My go-to spot is Eleanor Tinsley Park.

In a sentence, what is the one piece of advice you have for prospective students?
Your personality and attitude are equally as important as your grades and scores.