PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEETS SOCIAL INNOVATION

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ABOUT US

 

Hilltop Consultants is an undergraduate-run organization headquartered at Georgetown University and serving nonprofits across the globe. Hilltop works with 6-7 clients a semester to assist these organizations to redirect in the face of obstacles and realize their full potential. See our Client Services page for more information about our consultancy services.

 

 

OUR MISSION: We aim to ignite social change by providing nonprofits and socially-oriented enterprises with remarkable strategies to help them exceed their goals in bettering the world. 

 

OUR VISION: An elevated standard of greatness for social responsibility. 

 

 

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WHERE WE ARE FROM

Hilltoppers represent all corners of campus life and the globe. With members pursuing a variety of academic disciplines and representation from all four of Georgetown's undergraduate schools, Hilltop values unique perspectives and diversity of thought. From South Dakota to South Korea, our members bring a variety of global experiences to their projects to create an incredibly collaborative team environment. Check out the map on the left to see all of  the places Hilltoppers call home!

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OUR CORE VALUES

EVER-EVOLVING

WORLDVIEW

 

A stagnant perspective is parasitic to even the healthiest of endeavors. In the rapid-paced world of social entrepreneurship, we take nothing as a given and we openly embrace innovation. 

COLLABORATION

AT ALL COSTS

 

Our teams are our strongest assets, and we capitalize on the power of working together to make a greater impact through an aggregation of insights, perspectives, and experiences. 

 

 

IMPACT BEYOND THE MEASURABLE

 

Change comes in all shapes and sizes, and while we believe in quantifying the reasonable, we take a holistic approach to implementing short-term and long-term solutions.

 

 

CONTAGIOUS

INQUIRY


Questions don't always lead to answers, but rather generate more questions. A sustained path of inquiry often uncovers more than attempting to reach an immediate answer to every question we pose. 

SUSTAINABILITY

DESPITE UNCERTAINTY

 

We understand that nonprofits are constantly adapting to an increasingly complex social, political, cultural and economic landscape-- our solutions are built to last. 

LEADERSHIP

AT ALL LEVELS

 

Our Leadership is an innate quality possessed by each and every member, rather than an activity defined by a title or role. We each embrace opportunities to make a difference and lead by example.

 

 

HILLTOP CONSULTANTS BOARD

The Hilltop Consultants Board is responsible for managing client services and guiding the overall initiatives and activities of the organization. The group is comprised of 7 individuals who have demonstrated leadership and have extensive client-facing experience within the club. Its members are elected by returning club members every Spring.

Please do not hesitate to email our Board members should you have any questions regarding Hilltop!

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MARCO DIVITO

Director of Consulting

consulting@hilltopconsultants.org

As Director of Consulting, Marco oversees all consulting operations, including training project leadership and maintaining high-quality deliverables.

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GAURAV ASTHANA

President

president@hilltopconsultants.org

As President, Gaurav serves as the external face of Hilltop, overseeing the organization, managing the Board, and setting long-term strategic priorities.

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HUNTER SPILLAN

Director of Personnel

personnel@hilltopconsultants.org

As Director of Personnel, Hunter oversees the logistics, communications, and personnel management of Hilltop, including managing our semesterly hiring process..

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MEGHA KONDAPALLY

Director of Client Engagement

clients@hilltopconsultants.org 

 

As Director of Client Engagement, Megha is responsible for managing Hilltop's relationship with clients. This includes recruiting clients at the start of each project cycle and maintaining communications with them throughout projects.

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WILLA DOSS

Director of Development

development@hilltopconsultants.org

As Director of Development, Willa executes all aspects of member learning, including training new members and offering various skills-based workshops throughout the year to augment all members' client service abilities.

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KAYLIN HU

Director of External Outreach

outreach@hilltopconsultants.org

 

As Director of External Outreach, Kaylin manages all organizational activities related to professional development and recruiting, and maintains the relationships between Hilltop and external groups such as industry leaders and guest lecturers.

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LINDSEY GOLOTKO

Director of Marketing

marketing@hilltopconsultants.org

 

As Director of Marketing, Lindsey manages all aspects of Hilltop’s branding, including its logos, club apparel, website, various social media platforms, and advertising towards both clients and members of the Georgetown community.

 

HILLTOP CONSULTANTS MEMBERS

 

Our members are the foundation of the exceptional services we provide. They are leaders, innovators, scholars and athletes. They are voices for change in the Georgetown community and throughout D.C. They have participated in case competitions around the country, won distinctions for their consulting abilities, and many have held consulting internships at some of the world's premier consulting firms.

 

Through a competitive and holistic selection process, each member of Hilltop Consultants is carefully considered and vetted before joining our unique community, and we are inordinately proud of the fresh perspectives each brings to the work we complete for our clients. 

SPRING 2022 PROJECT MANAGERS
 
PMs work with the client at all stages of the consulting process, from forming the parameters of the project to presenting their team's findings and creating original, utilizable deliverables to address the client ask and inform the futures of the nonprofits.

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Stephanie Guy

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

Alex Rosen

College of Arts & Sciences

Class of 2023

Rishi Bagaria

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2023

Molly Ropelewski

College of Arts & Sciences

Class of 2023

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Ava Stepan

College of Arts & Sciences 

Class of 2024

Ghadeer Lamah

College of Arts & Sciences

Class of 2023

Gavin Ramm

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2023

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Henry McQueen

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

SPRING 2022 SENIOR CONSULTANTS
 
SCs oversee Consultants as they gather information and perform analyses to answer the client ask. They are responsible for integrating this research into high quality, industry-grade consulting decks that display the team's varied recommendations to the client. They also help new members get acclimated to the consulting process.

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Mackenzie Glanville

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

Jenna Trauffler

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

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Divya Sammeta

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Ammar Hussain

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Kennedy Smith

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Marissa Nissley

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

SPRING 2022 CONSULTANTS
 
Consultants perform exhaustive analysis to address all components of a client ask. Their research often includes market analysis, benchmarking against nonprofits around the globe, data manipulation and design, interviews with industry experts, and integration of nonprofit-centric scholarship. They present their findings to the client several times through formal presentations throughout each semester.

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Alara Karahan

Walsh School of Foreign Service 

Class of 2024

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Alisha Patel

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

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Ammar Hussain

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

Devan Shah

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2024

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Divya Sammeta

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

Ernest Ntangu

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

Henry McQueen

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

Hugh McKelvy

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2024

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Janet Younan

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2023

Kennedy Smith

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Mackenzie Glanville

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Mariana Guzman

McDonough School of Business 

Class of 2024

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Marissa Nissley

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2024

Naomi Randolph

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Class of 2024

Riley McGuire

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Stephanie Guy

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

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Zachary Goodman

College of Arts & Sciences

Class of 2023

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Faysal Al-Kibbi

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Tsega Afessa

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

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Juan Alonso-Munoyerro

College of Arts & Sciences

Class of 2024

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Keely O'Keefe

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2023

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Jack O'Connell

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024

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Ayush Karthick

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2025

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Chloe Vlases

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2025

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Kishor Moorthy

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2025

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Shayna Ellis

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2025

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Eshan Kalra

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Class of 2024

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Alex Saw

College of Arts and Sciences

Class of 2025

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Alessandra Vietina

McDonough School of Business

Class of 2024