Alumni award winners

2021 Fuqua Alumni Award Winners

Recognized for their incredible contributions to the Fuqua community and beyond, we are proud to announce this year's award winners.

Alumni Q&A

Afreen Allam MBA '15

Afreen Allam
"You have access to a vast network through your Fuqua connections—not only your immediate classmates, but alumni from all programs and classes."
Fuqua Students, Alumni, Staff, and Faculty

Thank You To Fuqua's Loyal Volunteers and Donors

Your Network

24,470 living alumni

13% live outside the United States

29% women

46 median age

1,100 new alumni each year


Join the Fuqua Alumni LinkedIn Group

With more than 14,000 members, the Fuqua Alumni LinkedIn Group is a great way to make new connections and seek input from the Fuqua alumni community. Whether you're looking for business advice, hoping to connect with fellow alumni in your industry, or re-connecting with classmates and friends, this closed group is a great place to chat among friends near and far.


Alumni Q&A

Rodney Schulz MBA '89

Rodney Schulz
"Something I believe most people overlook is that when you earn a Duke MBA you get an education that applies to a broad range of endeavors. The Fuqua experience has opened many opportunities for me."

Alumni Q&A

Rob Wertheimer MBA '02

Rob Wertheimer
"Fuqua opened up huge opportunities that have made my life more successful and enjoyable. The talents and capabilities of my classmates were an inspiration, and the knowledge that hard work and self-direction can get you anywhere was hugely impactful."

Congratulations to Fuqua's Duke Alumni Association 2020 Award Winners

Jonathan Chou MBA ’99, P '18
Caitlyn Clarke MMS ’11
Echo Hindle-Yang MBA ’10
Blake Long AB ’82, MD ’86, MBA ’15, HS ’92-’92, P ’09, P ’12, P ’14
Amy McKeag AB ’98, MBA ’06
Uche Osuji BSE ’95, MBA ’01
Kathleen Scheessele MBA ’95, P ’93, P ’97
Molly Germanese AB ’11, MMS ’12

Duke OneLink: One Login for Fuqua and Duke Resources

Alumni will now use the Duke OneLink system to access the Fuqua alumni directory, class notes, career webinars, and other password-protected sections of the alumni website. You can also use your new OneLink account to save time on Duke’s online giving page and to join a regional group, volunteer with Duke, explore affinity and industry groups, and more on the Duke alumni website!

Fuqua Lifetime Email Addresses to Retire June 30

On June 30, 2021, Fuqua will retire its alumni email address ( If you have a Fuqua alumni email address, ensure that you don’t miss any emails when this transition takes place by visiting our FAQ page.

Alumni Q&A

Raja Gosula MBA '99

Raja Gosula
"Team Fuqua means respect earned from working hard together during classes, getting together online or in person with the same camaraderie that we had from being all over the world together, and celebrating each other's success and fulfillment."
Bill Boulding
Recording now available

Fuqua School Update with Dean Bill Boulding

Alumni Q&A

Rhea Norwood MBA '08

Rhea Norwood
"Because of the knowledge, experiences, and friendships I got out of Fuqua, I seek to ensure other individuals who may look like me or grew up like I did also get the opportunity to experience the same thing."