Overview/About Us

Leeds Ambassadors is a student group that acts as a liaison between prospective and incoming students and the school of business. Our mission is to create a welcoming and engaging atmosphere for students and visitors whether on campus or in a virtual space. As ambassadors, we contribute to the overall advancement of the school while maintaining a high standard of enthusiasm, intellect, and professionalism. Our role is to be a resource, advocate, and contributing member to the Leeds School and its prospective community and stakeholders. We are guided by our core values: Leadership, Excellence, Accountability, and Dedication (LEAD). In addition to our daily tours, we are involved with a number of events, including:

  • Leeds Preview Day
  • Explore CU - Boulder
  • Be Boulder for a Day
  • Alumni and Donor Events
  • Information Sessions
  • Virtual Tours

Want to chat with a Leeds Ambassador?

Please email leedsrecruitment@colorado.edu to schedule a Zoom call!


Leeds School of Business Daily Tours

Find a Date to Tour Leeds

*All tours are held between 12:30-1:15 p.m. and include the Koelbel Building and new Rustandy Expansion

 

Alex Abariotes

Alex Abariotes

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Alex Abariotes. I am a sophomore in the Leeds School of Business pursuing a degree in finance and real estate. I am from Golden, Colorado and have been a Buffs fan my whole life. I am involved in the Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity and Greek life on the hill. Outside of class, I love to shoot hoops, watch movies, eat sandwiches, and travel. I chose...
Chase Baker

Chase Baker

Leeds Ambassadors
My name is Chase Baker, and I am from St. Louis, Missouri. I am a junior pursuing a degree in Business Management with a double emphasis in Business Analytics and Information Management in the Leeds School of Business, along with a minor in Media Production. I am a member of the Leeds Honors Program, CU Startup Club, and President of Theta Xi Fraternity on The Hill.
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Ava Barnett

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi! My name is Ava Barnett, and I’m a sophomore pursuing a dual area of emphasis in Finance and Information Management. I am in the Leeds Scholars and Honors programs, the BE Tech Scholars program, and I am the president of Leeds Consulting Group. Aside from working as a Leeds Ambasador, I serve as a Career Peer and a TA for Communication Strategy. Outside of school, I love playing soccer,...
Michael Barondess

Michael Barondess

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Michael Barondess! I am currently a sophomore at Leeds studying Finance with a minor in Economics. I’m from Highlands Ranch, Colorado and I grew up in Steamboat, Colorado. Outside of my studies, I am involved in greek life on campus where I have made great connections. I also love to spend time with my family and friends, eat exceptional food, work out regularly, and ski. I...
Ana Bedell

Anna Bedell

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi there! My name is Anna Bedell, and I’m a freshman here at Leeds studying marketing with a minor in journalism. I’m involved in Leeds Honors and Women’s Empowerment Initiative along with Her Campus CU Boulder, SWAP Program, and working at the CU Bookstore. Coming to Boulder has given me so much opportunity to explore my interests and create a fulfilling career! Outside of school, I love rock climbing, creative...
Payton Coakley

Payton Coakley

Leeds Ambassadors
Hello! I am Payton, and I’m a freshman from Chicago, IL working towards my degree in finance with a minor in environmental planning. I am a part of The Leeds Scholars Program and a member of Leeds Consulting Group. Choosing Leeds was one of the best decisions I have made. Leeds has so much to offer- my personal favorites being all the opportunities to get involved, the amazing career resources...
Catalina Colon

Catalina Colon

Leeds Ambassadors
Hello! My name is Catalina Colon and I am a freshman at Leeds studying marketing and business analytics. I’m involved in the Dean’s Leadership Fellows Program, the Diverse Scholars Program, Leeds Honors, and the business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi. Outside of school, I love hiking, playing intramural sports, and trying new restaurants in Boulder. I chose Leeds for the amazing community and education!
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Lily Combs

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Lily Combs! I am a sophomore at CU and studying Marketing with a minor in Media Studies. I am also a remote Intern for an HR company based just outside of Dallas, Texas. Originally from Binghamton, NY I have grown to love the Colorado environment. I love to ski and travel around the area. I am hoping to pursue a career in Fashion Business and creative...
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Zachary Dickman

Leeds Ambassadors
Hey! My name is Zach Dickman, and I am currently a junior in the Leeds School of business pursuing a dual emphasis in finance and real estate. Along with being a Leeds Ambassador, I am also a member of the Leeds Scholars and honors programs. I’m originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and I came to CU because of the great business programs and the amazing atmosphere. Outside of Leeds, I love...
Daniel Gammon

Daniel Gammon

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi! My name is Daniel Gammon, I am a sophomore studying Finance and Accounting at Leeds. I am involved in the Leeds Scholars Program and Leeds Honors Program. Outside of Leeds, I am working my way towards minors in Spanish and Political Science. In my free time I love running, skiing, hiking, and traveling. I came to Leeds because of the momentum that the school has, the great campus, and...
Emma Kochenderfer

Emma Kochenderfer

Leeds Ambassadors
Hello! I’m Emma, a junior studying management and marketing at Leeds. I’m also pursuing a certificate in business leadership and a minor in music. On-campus, I sing in the festival choir, work on Program Council, and am a member of the music industry club. At Leeds, I am a brother in the professional business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi, and am involved with Leeds Ambassadors and the student Salesforce group. Outside...
Jillian Martin

Jillian Martin

Leeds Ambassadors
My name is Jillian Martin, and I am a junior this year! At Leeds, I am studying Information Management and Global Business, and I completed the Business of Sports program this summer. Outside of Leeds, I have a French minor and a certificate in Public Health. On campus, I am involved with the Leeds Scholars Program, Leeds Honors Program, Diverse Scholars Program, and the professional business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi...
Tyler

Tyler Robinson

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Tyler Robinson, and I’m currently a junior at the Leeds School of Business! I’m from Mercer Island, Washington but also love to spend time in Idaho and Colorado. I’m majoring in marketing, minoring in data science, and receiving a certificate in global business. Outside of school I’m involved in Greek life and intramural sports. In my free time I love to ski, hike, run, work out,...
Kyla Thomas

Kyla Thomas

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Kyla Thomas and I am a current Junior at Leeds School of Business double emphasizing in Finance and Real Estate. Outside of school I am involved with Real Estate Club, Leeds Honors, and Women in Finance. When I am not studying, I love to go consignment/thrift shopping, binge watch netflix, and broaden my taste buds by trying a new restaurant.