2019 Mike Ilitch School of Business 25 Under 25 winner
B.S. in Marketing expected May 2020
Both a Gary and Katherine Armstrong Endowed Scholar and an Austin and Harriet Kanter Scholar, Alyssa Witzleben is the team leader of the Mike Ilitch School of Business B-Start Program. She is also a member of the Business Student Senate and the Corporate Mentor Program.
Alyssa is currently a marketing associate at Prudential Financial, where she organizes and schedules seminars on professional skill sets for analyst teams, analyzes data collected from client responses and presents her findings to team managers.
Alyssa volunteers with Art Road Nonprofit, the only 501(c)(3) nonprofit in Michigan actively bringing art classes back into schools for the entire school year as part of their regular curriculum. She is also a member of the Alpha Kappa Psi professional fraternity at Wayne State, which she credits with helping her develop necessary skills as a young professional looking toward a career in marketing and advertising.