Meet the Team

We pride ourselves from having diverse backgrounds, nationalities and work experiences. We are out, we are proud, and we are here for you.

Michael Cheung

Co-President – He/Him
Michael holds a Bachelor of Science in mathematics from the University of Toronto, and worked for a digital healthcare technology company for four years prior to Rotman.  He has been an active member of Toronto’s LGBTQ2S+ community for the past 7 years, and has been passionate about advocating for LGBTQ2S+ leadership in the workplace.  This summer, Michael continued his passion for healthcare strategy at Michael Garron Hospital as a Strategic Business Analyst/Administrative Resident.

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Managing Customer Value, Managerial Negotiations

Ask Me About: Being gay in Toronto, things to do in Toronto, being out in the workplace, healthcare tech, health system strategy

Hobbies: Running & exercise, making fresh pasta, cooking, wine, reality TV

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Zihan Li

Co-President – She/Her
Zihan received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Dartmouth College and master’s degree in Education from Harvard University. Prior to Rotman, she worked with undergraduate students as an academic advisor, helping them design individualized pathways toward achieving their goals. This summer, Zihan joined BCG as a Summer Consultant.

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Foundations of Strategic Management

Ask Me About: Recruiting for management consulting, my summer internship at BCG, international student experience, being bi in China

Hobbies: Reading, movies, photography

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Ly Tran

VP Operations – She/Her
Ly holds her bachelor’s degree in Economics. She spent 5 years working in category management and technology procurement before attending Rotman. This fall, Ly will be joining P&G as their Brand Management Intern. She loves making new friends and wishes to visit Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit once things open up!

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Economic Environment of Business, Decision Making with Models and Data

Ask Me About: Retail operations, procurement, career switching experience, how to take photos, how to do silly magic tricks, how to cook Vietnamese food. Just drop me a message and we can chat! 

Hobbies: Film photography, binge watching OITNB =)

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Shaina Latner

VP Community Outreach – She/Her
Shaina holds a Bachelor of Arts from Acadia University and an MSc in Occupational Therapy from Queen’s University. She began her clinical career working in accessible tourism and prior to Rotman spent three years working in Operations and Corporate Development at a national healthcare company where she supported the roll-up acquisition strategy, implemented a PPE procurement strategy, and spearheaded a CSR partnership with Special Olympics Canada. In the Fall, Shaina will be joining Kensington Health as a Corporate Planning intern.

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Foundations of Strategic Management, Health Sector Strategy & Organization

Ask Me About: Healthcare, transitioning from clinical to corporate, moving to Toronto (lifelong resident and happy to help with anything practical and/or provide must see/do recommendations)

Hobbies: Accessible tourism, listening to podcasts (especially true crime and anything from NPR), vegetarian cooking

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Solomon Zheng

VP Finance and Industry Relations – He/Him
Solomon holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Babson College in Boston, MA, with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. Solomon started his professional career at Ernst & Young’s within the Transaction and Strategy business line in Boston, where he specialized in business and intangible asset valuations. Prior to Rotman, Solomon worked as the General Manager for his family shipyard business in Fu’an, Fujian.

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Finance II

Ask Me About: Cats, classical piano music, excel formulas

Hobbies: Cooking, mixology, gardening

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Michaela Eckel

VP Ally Engagement – She/Her
Michaela holds her bachelors degree in Industrial and Management Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Prior to Rotman, she spent three years working at Johnson & Johnson in their Technology Leadership Development Program. During this time she was able to support all three sectors of the company; medical devices, consumer health, and pharmaceuticals. This summer, Michaela joined the Cleveland Clinic as an Advisory Services Fellow.

Favourite Classes from 1st Year: Managing Customer Value, Health Sector Strategy & Organization

Ask Me About: CPG, pharmaceuticals, medical devices healthcare IT, US travel

Hobbies: Weight lifting/exercising, too much Netflix, reading, hiking, podcasts

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