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 Junior 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
Ciao! My name is Chase Baker, and I am from St. Louis, Missouri. I am a Senior 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 former President of Theta Xi Fraternity on The Hill. If not...
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Ava Barnett

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi! My name is Ava Barnett, and I’m a junior pursuing a dual area of emphasis in Finance and Information Management. I am in the Leeds Scholars and Honors programs and am serving as president of Leeds Consulting Group. Over the summer I interned at KSL Capital Partners in Denver and am headed to NYC for investment banking next summer. Outside of school, I love playing soccer, snowboarding, watching Game...
Michael Barondess

Michael Barondess

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Michael Barondess! I am currently a junior at Leeds studying Finance and Information Management. 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 chose Boulder...
Ana Bedell

Anna Bedell

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi there! My name is Anna Bedell, and I’m a sophomore here at Leeds studying marketing with a minor in journalism. I’m involved in Leeds Honors and Leeds Student Government 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
My name is Payton Coakley, and I am a sophomore from Chicago, Illinois. At Leeds, I am studying business analytics, and I am also pursuing a degree in environmental studies. Prior to coming to CU, I took a gap year, where I spent my time volunteering for US National Parks Service and also traveled to 8 different countries. In my free time, I enjoy going for hikes, and runs, reading...
Cata Colon

Catalina Colon

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

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, I'm Lily! I am a current Junior with an emphasis in Marketing and pursuing a certificate in Entrepreneurship. Originally from Binghamton, NY I have grown to love the Boulder area and all the unique things that it has to offer for a college student. I have interned at NY Fashion Week and a remote HR startup company just outside Dallas, TX. I aspire to work in the fashion industry...
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Zachary Dickman

Leeds Ambassadors
Hey! My name is Zach Dickman, and I am currently a senior 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
Howdy - I’m Daniel! I'm a junior studying Finance and Accounting with a minor in Poli-Sci and a Leadership certificate. I’m a part of the Honors and Scholars programs and several clubs including Leeds Consulting Group, Leeds Investment & Trading Group, Leeds Investment Banking Club, CU Hyperloop, and of course Leeds Ambassadors. Next summer I’m heading to SF to do some banking, which I'm looking forward to. Outside of all...
Emma Kochenderfer

Emma Kochenderfer

Leeds Ambassadors
Hello! I’m Emma, a senior studying leadership and management at Leeds. I’m also pursuing a minor in music and sing in the University Choir. At Leeds, I am a brother in the professional business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi, and obviously Leeds Ambassadors. Outside of school commitments, I love to travel and see new places. I just got back from a semester abroad in Dublin, Ireland, and look forward to traveling...
Jillian Martin

Jillian Martin

Leeds Ambassadors
My name is Jillian and I am a current senior here at Leeds! My areas of emphasis are Information Management and Business Analytics. I also have a minor in French and certificates in Global Business, Public Health, and the Business of Sports. On campus, I am involved with Leeds Scholars, Leeds Honors, Diverse Scholars, and Delta Sigma Pi. When I'm not at work or school, I love to ski, golf,...
Tyler

Tyler Robinson

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi there! My name is Ty Robinson and I am from Seattle, WA. I am currently a senior with areas of emphasis in Marketing, Data Science, and Global Business. I chose Leeds because of the outstanding faculty and constructive learning environment. Outside of school, my interests include skiing, traveling, playing intramural sports, and hanging out with friends. Upon graduation, I am interested in pursuing a career in commercial real estate...
Kyla Thomas

Kyla Thomas

Leeds Ambassadors
Hi, my name is Kyla Thomas and I am a current Senior at Leeds School of Business double emphasizing in Real Estate and Finance. My passion heavily leans toward Real Estate where I am the President of the Real Estate Club and compete in the Real Estate Case Competition. When I am not studying, I love to go consignment/thrift shopping, binge watch Netflix, go on hot girl walks, and broaden...