Julia Egan is a first year MBA at UCLA Anderson, where she focuses on Venture and Entrepreneurship as the Executive Director of the Entrepreneur Association. Before her MBA, she was Chief of Staff at AltSchool, a Series B ed-tech SaaS company based in San Francisco. In her four years with AltSchool she developed a passion for the messy problems and limitless optimism of the startup world, and plans to support more founders post-MBA by shifting into VC. She’s particularly interested in SaaS’ ability to solve organizational and productivity challenges on a massive scale. In her free time she enjoys venture and comedy podcasts, working with high school debate students, sailing and exploring her new city.