The Doherty Scholars are juniors and seniors who provide leadership within the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business and the Doherty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership. These students will become leaders in creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem at Elon University. The scholarships were established through a generous gift from Ed and Joan Doherty, whose gifts also established the center that bears their name.
Major: Marketing & Entrepreneurship
“After graduating from Elon, I plan on pursing social entrepreneurship, solving social problems on a large scale.”
New London, N.H.
"After graduating from Elon, I would like to pursue work in Mergers and Acquistions specializing in the healthcare market."
“After graduation, I would like to combine my love of baking with my entrepreneurial degree to create a nouveau retail bakery experience that I can grow throughout the country.”
Major: Entrepreneurship and Marketing
“Ever since learning about TOMS Shoes, I've made it my goal to make social entrepreneurship more common in the corporate world. I haven't quite gotten to the "how", but I'm starting with this goal and planning on going wherever it takes me.”
Major: Entrepreneurship and International Business
“In the future, I want to utilize my entrepreneurial skills to transform the way businesses operate by incorporating social and environmental awareness into their business strategy.”
West Chester, Pa.
Major: Finance & Accounting Minor: Economics
“Upon graduation, I plan on to pursue a career in Finance with the intent of one day opening my own investment firm.”
Timothy David Porter