Welcome to the Entrepreneur Association

The Entrepreneur Association is the largest student association at the UCLA Anderson School of Management. We have over 600 members and 150 events a year, with programs for both Anderson students and the community at large. The EA works closely with the Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation at UCLA. The Price Center provides curriculum, research, and experiential learning programs that prepare MBA candidates for the challenges of management in entrepreneurial environments.

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Entrepreneur Association

The EA Blog

Get insights from the entrepreneurs who have already started making an impact!

Upcoming Events

  • EA Conference April 29th
    • The EA Conference is UCLA Anderson's largest student-organized event.
    • Get valuable insights on current topics in entrepreneurship, critical business skills, and emerging opportunities.
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  • Knapp Final May 19th
    • Knapp is a student-run business plan competition, sponsored by the Knapp Family and The Price Center.
    • It provides an intensive learning experience in the venture initiation process.
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Meet the Executive Board

  • Scott Cruikshank President

  • Nicholas de Goede VP of Finance

  • Julius Seok VP of Technology

  • Jennifer Wu VP of Education

  • Andrew Upchurch VP of Events

  • Suchintya Dandapat VP of Events

  • Kevin Shah VP of Business Creation

  • Anthony Lee VP of Business Creation

  • Evan Milnor VP of Admissions

  • Dammy Akinfenwa VP of Marketing

  • Bobby Flanigan VP of Startup and Incubator Outreach

  • Padraic Madigan VP of Venture Capital

  • Chris O’Connor VP of FEMBA

  • Bradley McGough VP of FEMBA

EA by the Numbers

Some amazing things about EA you should know.

  • 600 Members So many people!
  • 500 Startups founded Loads!
  • 350 Events held Many, many, many!