Meet Our Students
Amanda Loelkes (Paige) is a Kansas City native. She attended the University of Missouri - Columbia where she graduated with a degree in Biological Engineering. During her undergraduate studies, Paige worked in research laboratories, where she investigated innovative ways to store alternative energy, and created computer models of cardiac neurons. After graduating, she returned to Kansas City to work for Cerner as a System Engineer. While at Cerner, she worked with new technologies in the interoperability sphere, implementing new ways for patients to access their health information.
Paige has always enjoyed working in the intersection of technology and business, and intends to pursue a career in product management. She is particularly interested in the medical device industry.
Paige enjoys living in the heart of Kansas City. When she is not watching the Chiefs play, she likes to be out on the golf course, trying out new restaurants, or practicing yoga. She is looking forward to her time in the Bloch Intensive Full-Time MBA, and is particularly eager for the Global Immersion Capstone course.