Administration

  Publisher    Torin McFarland  is the Chief of Staff to the Office of Private Equity - M&A Programs at SAP. He recently earned his Master of Finance from Penn State University, and holds a dual-degree in Finance and Economics from Susquehanna University. As an avid runner, cyclist, and writer, Torin can generally be found doing one of the three at any given time.

Publisher

Torin McFarland is the Chief of Staff to the Office of Private Equity - M&A Programs at SAP. He recently earned his Master of Finance from Penn State University, and holds a dual-degree in Finance and Economics from Susquehanna University. As an avid runner, cyclist, and writer, Torin can generally be found doing one of the three at any given time.

  Recruiter    Matthew Martratt  is a junior Music Education major and Entrepreneurship minor currently enrolled at Susquehanna University. Ever since starting his own business, he has had an interest in fin-tech, economics, and various Block chain related topics. In his articles, he wants to cover many of these issues, giving a new perspective to SnoQap Financial’s readers.

Recruiter

Matthew Martratt is a junior Music Education major and Entrepreneurship minor currently enrolled at Susquehanna University. Ever since starting his own business, he has had an interest in fin-tech, economics, and various Block chain related topics. In his articles, he wants to cover many of these issues, giving a new perspective to SnoQap Financial’s readers.

 

Board of Directors

  Founder    Alex Warfel  is a graduate of Marist College. He works as an associate contract analyst for Coventry First and is CFA Candidate for the June testing date. While at Marist, he took part in the Greystone Fund and worked as a Resident Assistant. Alex enjoys running, reading, music, and working on his car.

Founder

Alex Warfel is a graduate of Marist College. He works as an associate contract analyst for Coventry First and is CFA Candidate for the June testing date. While at Marist, he took part in the Greystone Fund and worked as a Resident Assistant. Alex enjoys running, reading, music, and working on his car.

  Editor- Politics and Current Events    Anna Yurkova  is a recent immigrant from Russia and graduate of Susquehanna University with a degree in political science and international studies. She works as a paralegal at Laura Devine Attorneys. During her time at Susquehanna, Anna was an active member of student government association and a national service fraternity. With a unique background and experiences, she hopes to bring a fresh and dynamic perspective on international issues that have wide-ranging impacts.

Editor- Politics and Current Events

Anna Yurkova is a recent immigrant from Russia and graduate of Susquehanna University with a degree in political science and international studies. She works as a paralegal at Laura Devine Attorneys. During her time at Susquehanna, Anna was an active member of student government association and a national service fraternity. With a unique background and experiences, she hopes to bring a fresh and dynamic perspective on international issues that have wide-ranging impacts.

  Advisor - Finance and Economics    Timos Pietris  is a recent graduate of Marist College with a degree in Finance and Applied Mathematics. At SnoQap, he serves as an advisor for the Finance Group, working with writers to bring out their best analysis of the markets. He is an avid follower and student of the markets, reading pretty much anything that he can get his hands on. His favorite part, however, is breaking down the most complex aspects of the industry in a way that the average person can swallow.

Advisor - Finance and Economics

Timos Pietris is a recent graduate of Marist College with a degree in Finance and Applied Mathematics. At SnoQap, he serves as an advisor for the Finance Group, working with writers to bring out their best analysis of the markets. He is an avid follower and student of the markets, reading pretty much anything that he can get his hands on. His favorite part, however, is breaking down the most complex aspects of the industry in a way that the average person can swallow.

  Nicholas Colletta  is a Partner and our Financial Operations Director at SnoQap Financial. He is currently studying business administration, finance, and economics at Azusa Pacific University. He has passed Level 2 of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation and is a Level 1 CFA and Level 1 FRM candidate. He interns at Silverado Investment Partners LP and is president of Azusa Pacific’s college student investment fund.

Nicholas Colletta is a Partner and our Financial Operations Director at SnoQap Financial. He is currently studying business administration, finance, and economics at Azusa Pacific University. He has passed Level 2 of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designation and is a Level 1 CFA and Level 1 FRM candidate. He interns at Silverado Investment Partners LP and is president of Azusa Pacific’s college student investment fund.

 
  Social Media Director    Christina Martin  is a graduate of Susquehanna University. She is extremely interested in the growing industry of political communications after completing work with Change.org as a consultant and as a campaign manager for a local school board campaign. She studied political science, public policy, and Spanish and served as the President of the Student Government Association of her university. Christina is currently in Spain, serving as an English teacher in Madrid with CIEE.

Social Media Director

Christina Martin is a graduate of Susquehanna University. She is extremely interested in the growing industry of political communications after completing work with Change.org as a consultant and as a campaign manager for a local school board campaign. She studied political science, public policy, and Spanish and served as the President of the Student Government Association of her university. Christina is currently in Spain, serving as an English teacher in Madrid with CIEE.

  Scott Glascott  is a Partner and Lead Developer at SnoQap Financial. He studies Computer Science at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was worked with Temple’s Data Science Department to find a new approach to recommendation-driven clinical trial design. He currently oversees algorithm design, database management, and back-end development.

Scott Glascott is a Partner and Lead Developer at SnoQap Financial. He studies Computer Science at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was worked with Temple’s Data Science Department to find a new approach to recommendation-driven clinical trial design. He currently oversees algorithm design, database management, and back-end development.

Contributing Writers

  John Duffy  is a junior studying Business Economics and Music at Providence College. He is particularly interested in the study of business ethics, especially as it pertains to the fields of international relations and international economics. John wants to help companies find financially viable ways to implement business practices that respect the dignity of every worker, both here and abroad. He hopes to one day open a private consulting firm that focuses not only on maximizing financial performance, but also focuses on helping companies with ethical and mission-related goals. John is also an accomplished pianist, who has performed a concerto with the RI Philharmonic Youth Orchestra as a part of their annual concerto competition, and has also participated in several RI area music competitions.

John Duffy is a junior studying Business Economics and Music at Providence College. He is particularly interested in the study of business ethics, especially as it pertains to the fields of international relations and international economics. John wants to help companies find financially viable ways to implement business practices that respect the dignity of every worker, both here and abroad. He hopes to one day open a private consulting firm that focuses not only on maximizing financial performance, but also focuses on helping companies with ethical and mission-related goals. John is also an accomplished pianist, who has performed a concerto with the RI Philharmonic Youth Orchestra as a part of their annual concerto competition, and has also participated in several RI area music competitions.

  Lina Mockute  is a senior at Rutgers University, New Brunswick majoring in Economics and minoring in Mathematics. She recently completed an internship at Girteka, a logistics firm in Lithuania, where she worked with the planning and analysis team to create models of transportation issues within the firm. This experience led her to pursue data analysis and visualization in the future. She is the former president of the Rutgers University Voorhees Choir, and is an art enthusiast.

Lina Mockute is a senior at Rutgers University, New Brunswick majoring in Economics and minoring in Mathematics. She recently completed an internship at Girteka, a logistics firm in Lithuania, where she worked with the planning and analysis team to create models of transportation issues within the firm. This experience led her to pursue data analysis and visualization in the future. She is the former president of the Rutgers University Voorhees Choir, and is an art enthusiast.

  John Morin  is a Junior at Fordham University, majoring in Political Science and double minoring in Mathematics and American Studies. John has spent the majority of his college career examining issues of poverty reduction, criminal justice, and civil discourse reform. He has served as a Voting Advocate and Canvasser for the Environmental Voter Project, and is currently on the administrative panel for Fordham's chapter of Leading Women of Tomorrow. After graduating, John plans to continue his time with Fordham, earning his Master's in Elections and Campaign Management in hopes of pursuing a career in voting analysis or campaign strategy.

John Morin is a Junior at Fordham University, majoring in Political Science and double minoring in Mathematics and American Studies. John has spent the majority of his college career examining issues of poverty reduction, criminal justice, and civil discourse reform. He has served as a Voting Advocate and Canvasser for the Environmental Voter Project, and is currently on the administrative panel for Fordham's chapter of Leading Women of Tomorrow. After graduating, John plans to continue his time with Fordham, earning his Master's in Elections and Campaign Management in hopes of pursuing a career in voting analysis or campaign strategy.