Chaun headshot overlooking the city

Chuan Phongphothichitkun
Professional MBA


What is one of your favorite things to do in Pittsburgh?
I like to play tennis at the Schenley Park and then grab a bite somewhere in the city afterward.

Something people may not know about me is...
I lived in Las Vegas for four years and worked at the Rivers Casino for over a year. However, I have never gambled, smoked, or consumed any alcoholic beverage.

Why did you choose the MBA program?
I am seeking to expand my career opportunities within the business realm. Furthermore, BNY Mellon is providing me with a great tuition assistance program that I can take advantage of while working full-time three blocks away from the school.

What is your favorite movie?
Crazy, Stupid, Love

What do you do in your free time?
Workout at the Power Center Gym and hang out with my friends around the Pittsburgh area.