Graziadio Veteran's Business Society
Ash Hopp is a full time MBA candidate at Pepperdine University, Graziadio Business School. Ash served for six years as an active duty US Army medic in the 82nd Civil Affairs Battalion, Fort Stewart, completing deployments to Central America, supporting SOCSOUTH, and to Africa for OEF-HOA, supporting CJTF-HOA. Ash holds a BA from University of Maryland in criminology (2009), and an ALM from Harvard University Extension School in digital media design (2017). After completing his MBA, Ash will transition to full time employment in the financial services sector.
Alexander spent two years in the Singapore Army as a section leader in a transport platoon and then the chief administrative supervisor of an artillery battalion. After the army, Alexander got his undergrad degree in Economics and Sociology from Occidental College. Now enrolled in Graziadio's full-time MBA program, he hopes to leverage what he is learning into the non-profit space where he can help other veterans as they transition out of the military.