Associate vice presidents
Drew Becker, AVP, Finance
Drew is a full time MBA student in the Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate, Accounting, and Finance. Drew is from Brooklyn, New York. Drew attended the University of Pennsylvania where he studied Economics. Prior to Stern, Drew work at G & G Sterling, a family real estate investment firm. Before that he worked at Cushman and Wakefield in the PREP Program.
nicholas bette, avp, external relations
Nick is a dual degree JD/MBA member of the Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate and Finance while at Stern. Prior to Stern, Nick most recently spent his summer at the law firm Proskauer Rose in New York working primarily in the Real Estate group. Nick received his degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 2015.
Pataraphand Chirathivat, avp, EVENTS
Pat is a full-time one-year focus MBA student in the Class of 2019. He graduated from Carleton College in Northfield, MN with a dual degree in History and Economics in 2016. Prior to Stern, Pat worked in historical restoration at Central Group in Bangkok, Thailand. In his spare time, Pat runs marathons and collects old advertisement posters.
Brett Goldberg, avp, operations and alumni relations
Brett is a full-time MBA student in the Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate and Strategy. He graduated from Washington University in St. Louis in 2014 where he studied Finance, Accounting, and Mathematics. Prior to Stern, he worked in the capital markets group at Roosevelt Management Company valuing and managing portfolios of credit-sensitive single family residential mortgages.
Jonathan hammond, avp, events
Jonathan Hammond is a member of the full-time MBA Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate and Finance. Jonathan graduated from Trinity College in 2012 with a degree in Political Science. Prior to pursuing an MBA, Jonathan was an investment professional at AllianceBernstein’s Real Estate Debt Fund focusing on the origination of transitional first mortgages secured against all property types in primary US markets.
kyu sung kim, avp, EVENTS
Kyu Sung is a full-time MBA student in the Class of 2020, specializing in Finance, Real Estate, and Entrepreneurship. He graduated from Seoul National University in South Korea with a degree in Civil Engineering. Prior to Stern, Kyu spent several years at Samsung Engineering working primarily in the infrastructure investment and development group. He was in charge of project investment analysis including financial modeling, financial optimization study, and project management.
Ben lawson, avp, operations and alumni relations
Ben Lawson is a member of the full-time MBA Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate, Finance, and Accounting. Ben graduated from Boston College in 2011 with degrees in Mathematics and Economics. Prior to pursuing an MBA, Ben worked in actuarial pricing and product development focusing on specialty lines products for a Lloyd’s of London Syndicate. Products included cyber, management liability, transaction liability, and marine insurance.
max nickbarg, avp, academics
Max is a member of the full-time Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate, Finance, and Accounting. Max graduated from Yale University in 2014 with a degree in History. Prior to Stern, Max was a paralegal at Debevoise & Plimpton working with the M&A and Financial Institutions groups. More recently Max worked at Newmark Knight Frank providing commercial real estate research and market analytics for the New York brokerage teams.
Trisha patel, avp, langone
Trisha is a part-time MBA student in the Langone program, specializing in Real Estate and Finance. She currently works as a senior consultant in Ernst & Young’s Construction Real Estate Advisory Services group, advising public and private clients on all aspects of the construction process. Trisha received her master’s degree in Civil Engineering from Purdue University and bachelors in Civil Engineering from Nirma University (India).
eliott pines, avp, events
Elliot is a full-time MBA student in the Class of 2020 specializing in Real Estate and Entertainment, Media and Technology. He graduated from New York University in 2011 with a degree in Sports Management and Leisure Studies and a concentration in Sports Law. Prior to Stern, Elliot worked in basketball operations at the NBA G League where he oversaw the player contract management system, player transactions and trades, player fines and suspensions and league wide events.
justin sable, avp, academics
Justin is a full-time MBA student in the Class of 2020 specializing in Finance, Real Estate, and Strategy. He is from Houston, Texas. Justin graduated from Rice University in 2013 with a degree in Mathematical Economic Analysis and Psychology. Prior to Stern, he worked at a boutique healthcare strategy and planning consulting firm, helping US hospital systems determine and meet their expansion goals.