Amanda B. Carlson ’13
Amanda Carlson is the assistant dean of admissions at Columbia Business School. Prior to joining the Columbia team in 2002, she worked in campus recruitment for McKinsey & Company. Amanda holds an AB in religion from Princeton University, an MA in organizational psychology from Teacher’s College at Columbia University, and an MBA from the EMBA Global-Asia program, Columbia Business School’s partnership program with London Business School and the University of Hong Kong. Upon graduation from the EMBA Global-Asia program, Amanda was awarded the Academic Excellence Award, given to the graduating student with the highest GPA in the graduating class, and the Distinguished Service Award, an award that recognizes one member of the graduating class, selected by his or her classmates, as deserving special recognition for contributions to the spirit and achievement of the class.