About Us

Berkeley Business Academy for Youth


The B-BAY summer program faculty includes:

  • Kristiana Raube

    Kristiana Raube is executive director of the Institute for Business & Social Impact. She is also director of both the Graduate Program in Health Management and the International Business Development Program at Berkeley Haas, as well as an adjunct professor.

  • Frank Schultz

    Frank Schultz, PhD, is a faculty member of the Economic Analysis and Policy and Organizational Behavior and Industrial Relations Groups here at Haas. Dr. Schultz has done research on the determinants of successful strategic decision making by CEOs, as well as the connection between deliberate practice and performance.

  • Whitney Hirschier

    Whitney Hirschier works with executives on managerial, consulting and entrepreneurship skills. Previously, Hischier was a system implementation consultant for Deloitte, San Francisco, KPMG London and ABN Amro bank in Amsterdam and focused on change management, communication and training aspects of global system implementations. In her role at Haas, she works with clients to diagnose business problems and design programs to address gaps in skill, behavioral and mindsets needed for improved organizational ROI. She holds a BA from Stanford and an MBA from the Haas School of Business.

  • Greg La Blanc

    At Haas, Greg La Blanc teaches primarily in the areas of finance and strategy in the MBA and MFE programs and in Executive Education. La Blanc has also worked in competitive intelligence and litigation consulting and has advised consulting teams in finance, marketing, and strategy. La Blanc is the recipient of teaching awards including the Earl F. Cheit Award for Outstanding Teaching, 2009; and the Haas EWMBA Graduate Instructor of the year, 2004-2005. La Blanc received a B.A. (History, Politics, Philosophy, and Economics) and a B.S. Economics (Business Administration) from the University of Pennsylvania. He later pursued a J.D. at the George Mason University and an L.L.M at Berkeley's Boalt Hall. La Blanc has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in all areas of business.