Bahar Oguzertem

After graduating, Bahar Oguzertem, '16, B.A. French and Russian & Eurasian Studies, spent 15 months in the tourism & hospitality industry. After that, began working at the Microsoft Executive Briefing Center in Redmond, WA, where she was hired specifically for her linguistic skills and multicultural understanding. Her team offers day-of logistical support for executive-level engagement with Microsoft engineering, sales, industry and business function to collaborate on digital transformational opportunities with its customers worldwide. She could also be found virtually on the company's distribution lists, volunteering to answer urgent language-related questions in a fast and efficient way when there isn't enough time for team leads/managers to get answers from localization vendors. On the side, she is currently working on completing her Level-5 TEFL certificate.