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Andrea Gooch

Andrea Gooch

Title: Portfolio Manager

Company: Wells Fargo

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Educational Background:

B.S., Finance and Economics, Utah State University, 2012

Huntsman School Interactions:

Focused Friday's, She's Daring Mighty Things Summit - January 11, 2019


Andrea was born and raised in Logan, Utah.  She began her career at Utah State in 2008.  While a student she participated in a Washington D.C. Internship, Go Global - South America, the Huntsman Scholar Program, Insight Dubai Women's Leadership Conference, SEED in Ghana, and she was a Hunstman School Ambassador.  Upon graduation, she married her college sweetheart and began a career at Goldman Sachs.  Later she accepted a role at Wells Fargo and was quickly promoted to a Portfolio Manager.  Currently, she manages around $900 million in equity assets.  While she trades stock by day her true passion is first for her one-year-old boy, Bennett, and second, for a nonprofit, she started called Kindling Kiribati.  This NGO is similar to the SEED program where they send USU Business interns to the island nation of Kiribati to help women become self-sufficient.


Focused Fridays Leadership Forum, She's Daring Mighty Things Summit - January 11, 2019