Lucas Pontillo
Mathematics and Economics
Location: Woodcliff Lake, NJ, United States
School: Penn State University
Field of Study: Mathematics and Economics

Lucas Pontillo

OBJECTIVE To obtain a Summer Internship.

EDUCATION The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA May 2018
Major in Mathematics - Systems Analysis
Minor in Statistics and Economics
GPA: 3.51; Dean’s List - Spring 2015, Fall 2015, Spring 2016, Spring 2017

LEADERSHIP Tetra: PSU THON Organization, University Park, PA Aug. 2014 - March 2017
President & Chief Financial Officer (2016 - 2017)
• Fundraised more than $100,000 to date for the Four Diamonds Foundation, which benefits Pediatric Cancer research
• Tripled previous annual fundraising total
• Perform data analytics on all fundraising events in order to determine the effectiveness
• Establish an organizational budget and handled all finances
• Optimize spreadsheets for cost and logistical analyses of events
• Lead an executive team and run weekly board meetings
• Tripled membership base through recruitment and retention
Communications Executive Chair (2015 - 2016)
• Facilitated internal and external communications
• Worked with businesses to set up fundraising events
• Planned and led weekly meetings
• Performed weekly event analysis to determine member approval rate

Passion With Purpose, University Park, PA Nov. 2015 – October 2016
Co-Founder and Internal Affairs Director
• Inspire fellow students to change the world doing what they love
• Built the organizational structure in order to make the club run most efficiently
• Organized documents and developed a spreadsheet for new contacts

Relay For Life of Penn State, University Park, PA Sept. 2014 - May 2015
Fundraising Captain and Recruitment Liaison
• Analyzed past donation history to find trends in fundraising efforts

State of State, University Park, PA Sept. 2015- Sept. 2016
Partnership Committee
• Formed partnerships with university officials and student organizations

SKILLS Computer:
• C++
• Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word

RELEVENT Advanced Probability, Combinatorics, Advanced Linear Algebra,
COURSE LOAD Linear Programming, Concepts of Real Analysis, Macroeconomics

LANGUAGE Conversational fluency in Chinese (Mandarin)