Student Clubs

photo of a group of business students at homecoming cupcake cook-offThe Raj Soin College of Business offers a variety of student-lead organizations to help you explore careers in business. Each club determines its own objectives and activities for members. By participating in one or more clubs, you will meet professionals who are already successful in their business careers and network with students who are majoring in an area of business that might be of interest to you.

  • Develop Your Leadership Potential
  • Set Yourself Apart in the Job Market
  • And Meet New Friends and Colleagues

By taking on an officer position, you demonstrate to future employers that you have proven leadership and organizational skills. And you can make life-long friends during college and beyond.

Explore and join one or more of the following clubs today. All clubs are open to all Wright State students regardless of your major.

American Marketing Assoc.

The American Marketing Association (AMA) Bridge Program offers AMA memberships at a highly reduced fee for three years for young professionals who were members of their local AMA student chapter. The AMA Mentorship Program pairs students and local marketing professionals in a highly valuable professional mentoring program. Application forms and instructions are listed below.

Download: AMA Bridge Program Application Form (PDF)

Download: Mentorship Registration Form (DOC)

Download: AMA Student Membership Application Form (PDF)

For additional information contact Dr. Charles Gulas, Marketing Club Adviser.

Finance Club

Our Mission

The Raj Soin College of Business Finance Club exists to create opportunities for students interested in Finance and Financial Services to develop career and social awareness, professionalism, leadership skills, and industry contacts. This is accomplished through presentations, field trips, community service, and other activities. We also seek to establish an ongoing presence at WSU and in the community.

We also offer tutoring for our FIN 2210 and FIN 3110 courses-


FIN 2210/3110

Mon. & Weds in Trading RM:

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Nikhil Aswani)

Tues. & Thurs: In Finance Lab 296 Rike

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Nikhil Aswani)


David Grimsley

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Zachary Beck

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Jonathan Whigham

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Burhan Kawosa

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Instructor Advisor
254-C Rike Hall
(937) 775-2136

Amanda Leese

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Tiffany Boone

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Fundraising Coordinator

Scott Stafford

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Chief Strategist


Meeting Dates:
Our meetings will be held in the Trading Center from 5-6:20pm on the following Wednesdays-

9/17, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, 11/19, 12/3

Recent Speakers

  • Chris McGraw, CFA - Robert Half Management Resources
  • Michael R Scott , CFA - President, Dayton CFA Society
  • Dave Crusey - CFO, DP&L
  • Tom Mangan, JIR
  • John Borchers, Merrill Lynch
  • Teresa Marrinan, DPL, Inc.
  • Julie Smallwood, EBS


Former Finance Club Members in the American Express Building in New York

  • Learn More About Finance
  • Expand Our Cultural Experiences
  • Practice our abilities in finance in the real world
  • Raise Enough Funds to Take a Study Trip To New York
    It is our sincere hope that this three-pronged approach will help our students grow into well-rounded employees for the Dayton community and beyond.

New York Study Trip - The 2010-2011 Finance Club is planning a four-day Study Trip to New York City. Some of the places we have visited include:

  • NYSE
  • American Express
  • Former Finance Club Members in the American Express Building in New York 

  • Merrill Lynch
  • The United Nations
  • The New York Landmarks
  • The New York Theater

We gladly welcome suggestions and input from the Dayton business community to further enhance our New York experience. Suggestions could be forwarded to any of the officers who appear on the back page of this brochure.

We'd Like to Help - If your company would like to support the Finance club, please complete and return the Finance Company Sponsorship Form (PDF).

International Business Club


Our mission as the International Business Club is to serve those students of Wright State University who share a common interest in international business. We strive to accomplish this goal through the education of students in cultural awareness and global business issues through: Providing networking opportunities through seminars. Sponsoring guest speakers. Organizing field trips such as company tours and public conferences. Volunteering our services to the community.


  • International Business Club: $20
  • Miami Valley International Trade Association: $20
  • Both: $30

Download: International Business Club Membership form (PDF)

mvita logoMiami Valley International Trade Association (MVITA)

The Miami Valley International Trade Association (MVITA) is a volunteer organization that focuses on promoting international trade, both exporting and importing in the Miami Valley. It supports regional Miami Valley businesses in their pursuits to buy and sell products and services internationally.



Apply for two $500 International Business Scholarships

If you haven't applied for the Miami Valley International Trade Scholarships, please do so as soon as possible.

Download: Application Form (DOC)


Name Email Officer Position Committee Chair
Adam Laugle President  
Irene Patterson Vice President  
Samantha Caspar Secretary  
Sabrina Chandler Co-Marketing Director  
Mahmoud Wahdan Co-Director of Inter-Club Relations Guest Speakers
Amber Cumbee Co-Marketing Director Business Field Trips
Kaleigh Hayes   Community Service
Danielle Ryan Treasurer  
Andi Hodde Co-Director of Inter-Club Relations  

Contact Information