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Our Alumni Were at the Top of the 2023 Class at BusinessWest’s 40 Under Forty Event

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40 Under Forty is a celebration of 40 young business and civic leaders in Western Massachusetts.  Now in its 17th year, more than 120 nominations were received for this year’s 40 Under Forty class, with entries scored by a panel of five judges who weighed everything from career accomplishments to involvement in the community. Over the years, more than two dozen Bay Path alumni, faculty, and staff have been selected to join this esteemed group and this year was no exception. 

Please salute these rising stars from the Bay Path community:

Delmarina Lopez '17, Esq.
City Councilor, City of Chicopee

Stephanie O’Leary '05 G'16, G'17
Technology Assurance Manager, KPMG US

Outgoing President of the Bay Path Alumni Association Council and former member of the Bay Path Board of Trustees

Chelsea Russell G'18, CPA
Manager, Meyers Brothers Kalicka, P.C.

Andrea St. Louis G'14
Owner & Consultant, The Tatted Professionals; Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Jill Ker Conway Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center, Smith College

Also in attendance at the June 15th event held at the Log Cabin were Crystal S. Neuhauser, vice president of Institutional Advancement, and Professor Mohammed Sattar, director of the MBA program.

Crystal Neuhauser had this to say about the event and our inductees:  "It was an honor to see our alumni boldly stride into their greatness at this year’s 40 Under Forty celebration. Success knows no boundaries when ignited by passion, fueled by resilience, and guided by purpose. Delmarina, Chelsea, Andrea, and Stephanie continue to prove that greatness is not limited by age, but defined by relentless determination. Their journey from the halls of our University to the ranks of the 40 Under Forty is a testament to the power of dreams realized. Congratulations, trailblazers, for your extraordinary achievements and the indelible mark you leave on our community."

To read about Delmarina, Chelsea, Andrea, Stephanie, and the other 2023 Forty under 40 Class of 2023 inductees, click here.