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Boehly Center Team

Jad Howell
Executive Director & Assistant Clinical Professor

Jad Howell

Miller Hall 2002

Jad joined the team in April 2020. As Executive Director, Jad works closely with team members to design, develop and implement programming that furthers the Mission and Vision of the Center. Additionally, Jad engages alumni, industry leaders and employers to enlist support of William & Mary students and their efforts to prepare for and secure careers of principled achievement in finance.

Jad holds a Master of Science in Accounting and Bachelor of Arts in Finance from William & Mary and The University of Utah, respectively. He is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of numerous finance and real estate-related organizations.

Melanie Weast
Associate Director, Academic Engagement

Melanie Weast

Academic Advising, Career Prep, Club Advising, Mentor Program, Special Topic Courses

Miller Hall 2002
Tel: 757-221-2904

Melanie serves as the students' point of contact for academic advising and counseling, industry education and exploration, and overall career readiness. Melanie works closely with W&M finance faculty, the BBA Undergraduate office and Cohen Career Center to ensure students receive holistic academic support.

Melanie joined the Boehly Team in January 2020 after working with the One Year Master's Programs within the Raymond A. Mason School of Business. She has been an active student advocate and advisor throughout her career within higher education. She is eager to continue supporting W&M students as they navigate their academic and professional careers within the financial services industry.

Morgan Hutter
Associate Director, Strategic Engagement

Morgan Hutter

Alumni/External Relations, Cohen Connector, Speakers, Strategic Relationships

Miller Hall 2002
Tel: 757-221-2000

In this role, Morgan's primary focus is to enhance and expand the Boehly Center's strategic engagement with our external constituencies, our alumni and those who employ them. Morgan partners with the Cohen Career Center, employers, and alumni industry leaders to work with our talented students on discovering challenging and rewarding career opportunities in finance and the financial services industry.

While a student at William & Mary, Morgan was a member of the women's lacrosse team and Pi Beta Phi. Prior to returning to her alma mater, she received her Master's in Sports Marketing and spent 10 years in project management, event production, relationship cultivation, marketing, hospitality and development in nonprofit organizations.

Megan Branch
Administrative Coordinator

Megan Branch

Catering/Food, Event Planning, General Information, Reimbursements

Miller Hall 2002
Tel: 757-221-2865

Megan serves as the point of contact for all general information regarding the Center. Her main focuses are maintaining the website, creating promotional materials, managing purchases, and assisting with event planning. She often provides administrative support for students including room reservations, catering orders, and reimbursements.

Megan joined the Boehly Center in the fall of 2018 after graduating from West Virginia Wesleyan College with a degree in English Writing and a minor in Business. She spent four years working at the Registrar's office of WVWC and is excited to continue her higher education career at William & Mary

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General Inquiries

The Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance

The Raymond A. Mason School of Business
William & Mary
Miller Hall 2002
P.O. Box 8795
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795

E-mail: boehly.center@mason.wm.edu
Tel: 757-221-2865