OLA sponsored 10 students to attend. Our networking event connected Latino students, actuaries and recruiters which was the largest so far.
OLA sponsored two students to attend the Student Day in Austin at the CLRS conference organized by the Casualty Actuarial Society. Alejandro Ortega mentored the students and was also speaker at the conference.
OLA sponsored 20 students to attend the convention this year. OLA’s chair of mentorship Regina Kintana, Alejandro Ortega and Normando González mentored the students who had a great time connecting with each other, learning and attending the Career Fair.
Our president Carlos Orozco attended the 2019 conference of the International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA) representing OLA. We appreciate our partnership with the IABA!
Our president Carlos Orozco and president-elect Adelaida Campos participated in the four day boot camp organized by the International Association of Black Actuaries helping 40 actuarial students improve on their soft skills. One OLA student was able to participate.
OLA sponsored four Latino actuarial candidates attend the SOA Health conference’s candidate connect day in Phoenix, AZ. Here with Jason Alvarez who spent an hour with the candidates telling them about his career progression, the challenges he faced, and giving great career advice!