Poets & Quants profiled Katherine Neebe (MBA '04), chief sustainability officer and vice president of national engagement and strategy for Duke Energy and president of the Duke Energy Foundation, whose career has included top sustainability posts at Walmart and the World Wildlife Fund.
3 Opportunities to Improve the Health Care System and the 5 Traits Industry Leaders Need to Seize Them
A recent Leadership Unscripted event hosted by Darden featured Dr. Patrick Conway, CEO of Care Solutions at Optum, in conversation with Vivian Riefberg, Professor of Practice and David C. Walentas Jefferson Scholars Foundation Chair at Darden.
Darden alumnae and members of the Darden School Foundation Board of Trustees Martina Hund-Mejean (MBA ’88) and Carolyn Miles (MBA ’88) offered guidance for leading through uncertainty and strategies for sustainable professional growth.
In partnership with an alumna and the nonprofit she serves as a board member, three UVA students took the lead in distributing thousands of masks made by female artisans in Guatemala.
Professor Vivian Riefberg, who previously co-led consulting firm McKinsey & Company’s U.S. health care services practice and its American public sector practice, and Darden colleague Andrew C. Wicks analyzed the recent Johnson & Johnson-Merck deal to speed vaccine production.
A new course at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business will bring together leaders from the business, public policy, health care and energy sectors for in-depth classroom discussions on a host of complex global issues.