Hana Peljto, Graduate, Sloan School of Management

Following college graduation in 2004, Hana fulfilled her lifelong dream to play professional basketball in Europe.  After her professional athletic experience, she transitioned to the business world and worked for OC&C Strategy Consultants and the Strategy group at Converse before entering MIT Sloan in 2009.  Continuing her passion for sports while at MIT, Hana co-chaired the 2011 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference, a 1,500-attendee pre-eminent sports event, and worked at PepsiCo in the Gatorade Marketing group.  Hana graduated from MIT Sloan in 2011 and was awarded the Siebel Scholar distinction, given to the top 5 students in the class for academic achievement and demonstrated leadership.  She is currently back working for OC&C Strategy Consultants in the Boston office.
 
Hana holds an AB in Psychology with honors from Harvard University.  She was awarded the Harvard Radcliffe Foundation for Women’s Athletics Prize after leading Harvard to consecutive NCAA basketball tournament appearances and finishing as the third leading scorer in Ivy League history.