PACE Setters





Lindner Professional Experiences

  • Meritor
  • Crush Republic
  • UC Choice and Thought Lab
  • UC Campus Services Marketing
  • Mercy Health


Hayley Coldiron

Marvin P. Kolodzik Business Scholar
Cincinnatus Scholar

Expected Graduation Date: May 2019
Majors: Marketing, Business Economics

“I have never doubted the choice to pursue my collegiate education at UC. Living in close proximity to Cincinnati's bustling business community has provided countless opportunities for professional networking and skill-building. Apart from networking and an abundance of student organization leadership opportunities, UC's co-op program has been a huge asset. My experiences have provided real-world applications of the skills I learn in class.”

Study Abroad Experience:

Montreal, Canada

Leadership Experience:
UC American Marketing Association
Lindner Women in Business




Lindner Professional Experiences:

  • FRCH Design
  • SpiceFire, LPK Holding Co.
  • Morgan Stanley Wealth Management


Mitchell Phelps

Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS scholar
University Honors scholar

Expected Graduation Date: May 2018
Majors: Marketing, International Business

“The University of Cincinnati has helped me grow exponentially since the time I stepped on campus. Daily I am exposed to numerous opportunities to expand my personal and professional self. I have been able to experience multiple co-op opportunities, be introduced to a large network of business professionals, and join various student groups and lead my peers in and outside of the classroom. My experience at Lindner has and will continue to propel me toward much success.”

Study Abroad Experience:
Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS study abroad: Chile, Argentina and Brazil

Leadership Experience:
UC Student Government: Student Body President
Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT)
Business Fellows Leadership Circle




Lindner Professional Experiences:

  • Interbrand Corporation
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • 7-Eleven Incorporated
  • Luxottica Retail – Sunglass Hut

Samson Lewis

Carl H. Lindner Honors-PLUS scholar
Cincinnatus scholar
University Honors scholar

Graduation Date: May 2017
Majors: Marketing, International Business

“The Lindner College of Business has provided the service, work, and school experiences necessary to both create a memorable experience here at UC and prepare me for a future career. At UC, I have utilized the PACE curriculum and honors seminars within the classroom and continue to give back to Lindner through student organizations such as the Lindner Student Association and Lindner Ambassadors, giving presentations to high school juniors and seniors.”

Study Abroad Experience:
EU Honors study abroad: UK, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Italy and Latvia

Tampines, Singapore

Leadership Experience:
Lindner Student Association
Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity
Lindner Ambassadors
Club Soccer
Serve Beyond Cincinnati