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Deidra Ollie is the Spring 2021 B.I. Moody III College of Business Administration Outstanding Master’s Graduate. She is earning a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Administration with a 3.91 GPA.
Ollie is the Treasurer of the MBA Association and a Graduate School Senator for the Student Government Association. She has participated in several MBA community projects including consulting with small business owners participating in the Accelerate Northside program.
As the Director of Sponsorships for The Big Event she managed sponsorship data. She also recruited a team of volunteers and developed team outreach events to further sponsorship connections as the Logistics Chair for Pine Belt Walk on Alzheimer’s.
She served as the Marketing and Community Outreach Intern for the Community Foundation of Acadiana, Administrative Intern for Heart of Hospice Acadiana, and Special Events Foundation Intern for Lafayette General Health Foundation. Ollie was also a graduate assistant for the UL Lafayette Louisiana Entrepreneurship & Economic Development Center.
Ollie earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 2019 from the University of Southern Mississippi.
After graduation, Ollie will reside in Columbia, Missouri where she has accepted an Administrative Fellowship at the University of Missouri Health Care.
She is the daughter of Dezri Patrice and E.C. Ollie, Jr. of Madison, Ms.