Alumni Profiles

Ken Glass, M&T '82

Hometown: 
Mercer Island, WA
Engineering Major: 
Systems Science Engineering
Wharton Concentration: 
Management of Entrepreneurship

WHAT ARE YOU CURRENTLY DOING?

Angel Investor.  Also spend some time with nonprofits.

how did m&T prepare you for your current role or life after graduation?

In several ways: 1)  giving me cred with both technical and business folks immediately; 2) allowed me to apply technical decision making skills to business challenges and vice versa; 3) enabled me to fulfill both specialist and generalist roles.

how do you connect with the M&T community?

Volunteering with the staff, guest lecturing and staying in touch with alumni and students via LinkedIn and Facebook.

What was your favorite part of the M&T Program?

The people – especially fellow students and Dr. H.

What activities did you take part in while at Penn?

Penn Ultimate Frisbee Team, M&T Club, the MNDC social club and probably some others I’ve since forgotten.