Executive Board

 

Andrew Childs
President

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Andrew is a Junior studying Finance and Computer Science at the University of Wisconsin and is the current president of FIS. This Fall is his fifth semester in the organization and he previously served on the Executive Board as Segment Chair. Andrew recently completed a financial analyst internship at Dell in Austin, Texas.

Contact: childs3@wisc.edu

Kirsten Opichka
Segmentation Chair

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Kirsten is a junior majoring in Finance and Risk Management & Insurance. This is her fifth semester in FIS and first serving on the executive board. She is also the Vice President of Advocacy for UBC and a member of Women in Finance and Accounting. Kirsten spent this past summer interning in Milwaukee for Merrill Lynch.

Contact: kopichka@wisc.edu

Alex Lunde
Social Coordinator

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Alex is a Junior majoring in Finance and Real Estate. This is his fifth semester in FIS and fourth semester serving on the executive board. Alex has previously served as the Internal Relations Chair, Treasurer and Segment Chair. He is also in Pi Kappa Phi fraternity and a member of Real Estate Club. Last summer, Alex interned for a real estate developer in the greater Madison area, T. Wall Enterprises.

Contact: lunde2@wisc.edu

Paige Hon
Communications Chair

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Paige is a senior majoring in Finance, Investment, and Banking. This is her fifth semester in FIS and second semester serving on the executive board. Paige is also a member of the Wisconsin Consulting Club, UBC, and Women in Finance and Accounting (WIFA). In past summers, she was a management consulting intern with Accenture Kuala Lumpur and a process improvement/analytics intern with Guardian Life Insurance Company of America.

Contact: phon2@wisc.edu

Jake Johnson
External Relations Chair

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Jake is a junior double majoring in Finance and Economics. This is his third semester in FIS and this is his first semester on the Executive Board, although he served as BBA Senator for the club last semester. He is interested in investment research and has interned at North Star Asset Management the last two summers. This summer, he is looking for an internship in investment research at a larger company.

Contact: jjohnson52@wisc.edu

Collin Kufahl
Internal Relations Chair

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Collin Kufahl is currently a sophomore at UW-Madison planning to major in Finance and Japanese. This will be his third semester in Finance & Investment Society and his first serving on the Executive Board. Collin is also a member of the Institute of Management Accountants, Japanese Student Association, and Delta Theta Sigma Fraternity. This past summer, Collin worked for Milwaukee County Parks where he split his time between serving patrons at a beer garden and constructing cash reports at the Parks’ administration building.

Contact: ckufahl@wisc.edu

Isaac Surges
Treasurer

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Isaac is a Sophomore double majoring in Finance and Real Estate. This is his third semester in FIS and second semester serving on the Executive Board. Previously, Isaac served on the Executive Board as the Community Service Chair. This past summer, Isaac interned at Capital Commercial, a commercial real estate company in Pewaukee.

Contact: isurges@wisc.edu

Nathan Stenz
Community Service Chair

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Nathan is a sophomore majoring in Finance, Investment, and Banking. This is his second semester in FIS and first semester serving on the executive board. Nathan also serves on the executive board of the Wisconsin Undergraduate Business Council (UBC). In his remaining time, he enjoys singing with Redefined Co-ed A Cappella, UW Madison’s Premiere Co-ed A Cappella group. In the future, Nathan hopes to find an internship in wealth management.

Contact: nathan.stenz@wisc.edu

Matthew Land
FIS Senator

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Matthew is a sophomore majoring in Finance and Economics. This is his third semester in FIS. He is also in the Wisconsin Track Club. He is currently exploring different internship opportunities for Summer 2018.

Contact: mland2@wisc.edu