Amber Lao

  • INDUSTRY: consulting, finance, and tech

    HOME: San jose, california

    YEAR: 2024

    MAJOR: Applied economics and management 

    minor: information science



    In high school, Amber interned at the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors, the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, and the Stanford Graduate School of Business. She also founded Building Literacy, a nonprofit organization focused on empowering young students in Cambodia through education. Last summer Amber interned at a community development financial institution in Philadelphia and Life Change Labs. Amber is currently working on the founding social impact team of monday.com.



    In addition to serving as Professional Chair for AKPsi,  Amber is the VP of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for the Dyson Undergraduate Council. She is also a Senior Consultant for Social Business Consulting. 



    Amber loves trying new foods, traveling with her family, and exploring Ithaca with her friends. In her free time she also enjoys reading books and listening to podcasts.