L.A. is a class of 2022 full-time MBA candidate and Forté Fellow at Rice University. In addition to her involvement with the REFS Committee, she is a member of the Consulting Association, Energy Association, Adam Smith Society, and Rice Business Women’s Organization.
Prior to business school, L.A. worked for Apache Corporation as a Petroleum Geologist in the Permian Basin. She has also published academic research and won the International Imperial Barrel Award Competition. L.A. graduated from the University of Louisiana with a MS in Geology and from North Carolina State University with a BS in Geology.
Outside of Rice, L.A. stays involved locally with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Houston and volunteers with the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences.