Alumni (Fellow)

Katherine Atchison

John L. Colley Jr. Fellow
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
B.A. St. Olaf College (2010)
M.B.A. University of Virginia (2018)
Darden School of Business


Katherine Atchison is an associate marketing manager at General Mills in Minneapolis, MN. Katherine received her B.A. in English and economics from St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, and her M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at U.Va. where she especially enjoyed shaping the first-year recruiting experience as the VP of Events for the Marketing Club. Prior to earning her M.B.A., Katherine then spent six years in inventory planning at Target Corporation in Minneapolis.

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