The Ambassador Program is designed to allow prospective students to connect with graduates of the online Master of Science in Human Resource Management program. Our alumni Ambassadors are proud Trojans who excelled in their studies and have volunteered for the opportunity to speak with prospective students about their unique experience at USC.
After reviewing our Ambassadors’ profiles, if you would like to request to speak with an Ambassador, please click the “Request to Connect” button and fill out the form. You will be put in contact with an Ambassador within two business days.
Our Ambassadors can speak directly about their experiences in the program. If you have questions about admission to USC Bovard College or the application process, please contact our Admissions team directly here, or by calling 877-426-8273.
Matt Barron ’18
Location: San Francisco, CA
Job Title: Manager, HR Business Partner
“The professors and my classmates pushed me to think more strategically and encouraged me to look internally at the employee and teammate I wanted to be. Each week I learned something that I could apply that advanced the practice of HR at my organization – a new process, program, or philosophy that added value right away.”
Lisa Frazier ’19
Location: Washington, D.C.
Industry: Human Capital Consulting
Job Title: Senior Human Capital Consultant
“I wanted to change careers without having to start at the bottom. This degree allowed me to do that. The program also helped me identify areas of strength that I was able to leverage when making the transition.”
Denise Ibarria ’19
Location: Irvine, CA
Industry: Consumer Goods
Job Title: Human Resources Manager
“Within the MSHRM program, I have met some amazing like-minded professionals who are always willing to collaborate and extend their network. We take pride in being Trojans and contributing to the success of us all. I highly recommend this program for those seeking career and leadership growth, along with benefiting from a supportive community.”
Jenna Kravetz, SHRM-CP ’19
Location: San Diego, CA
Job Title: HR Operations Business Partner Advisor
“The MSHRM program had a significant impact on my career. It offered me the opportunity to expand my leadership skills as I gained knowledge in strategic HR concepts and applied the information learned immediately to my profession. The program also offered a strong sense of community, enabling me to network and build lifelong friendships with other students in my cohort.”
Crystal L. Montoya, SPHR ’18
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Industry: Chemical Manufacturing
Job Title: Human Resources Manager
“The MSHRM program prepared me to guide organizational development and change management initiatives which translated into a lot of meaningful and impactful results at my organization. Within months of beginning the program, I accepted a promotion and since moved on into management, where I continue to lead talent development and strategic people initiatives.”
Mark Morgan, J.D. ’19
Location: Flint, MI
Job Title: Director of Human Resources and Compliance
“My time at USC was nothing short of incredible. At USC Bovard College, I was able to interact with top-tier HR practitioners, build an excellent network of HR professionals, and attend one of the best universities in the world. The degree also propelled me to advance in my career. My time at USC Bovard will continue to pay dividends as I move forward in the future.”