Arian founded Jobkast in late 2020 after building her 17-year career in workforce development, witnessing the power of internships in shaping the future of work. Before founding Jobkast, Arian was a Vice President at J.P. Morgan where she covered the firm's workforce development efforts for Asia Pacific.
Arian started her career in the media and global communications investment banking team at Merrill Lynch in New York. She holds a Master’s in Public Administration in International Development from Harvard Kennedy School, and a Bachelor’s in economics and German studies from Brown University, where she was awarded a Fulbright.
Lisa Yu Li
Digital Marketing & Business Development
Lisa is a third-year student at Brown University studying Visual Arts and Behavioral Decision Sciences. As a Chinese Mexican creator, Lisa has constantly been pursuing environments that promote authentic development and that celebrate people’s diverse identities. She has experience taking creative direction and designing marketing content that is faithful to these ideas.
Lisa brings to Jobkast her ingenuity, empathy, and diligence. She wishes to use her skills and enthusiasm to help others find these places where they can make genuine connections and fully flourish.
Product & Business Development
Gleb is a third-year student at Brown University, studying business and entrepreneurship. Having lived in Russia and in the US, Gleb considers himself a global citizen who is able to empathize with people’s diverse needs and integrate his findings into the big picture. Gleb’s professional and academic life gave him experience in product development and strong analytical skills.
Gleb brings to Jobkast his energy, critical thinking, and unorthodox approach to problem solving. He is passionate about creating better products and improving customer experience, especially when it pertains to such stressful issues as a job recruitment process. Just as he found a place where he belongs, Gleb is excited to help others accomplish the same.
Strategy & Business Development
Isaac joined Jobkast in January of 2020 when on the lookout for a meaningful internship position. Isaac is a third-year student enrolled at the University of Toronto and is currently majoring in philosophy and sociology.
Isaac is able to think both creatively and critically and has a history of strong academic performance and work experience in fast-paced team environments related to both his volunteering and professional activities.
Pin-yen (Kiki) Lin
Social Media & Business Development
Kiki is a first-year student at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, originally from Taiwan. As an enthusiastic business student, she has plenty of experiences in event planning and social media management. The insights she gained through studying abroad in high school influenced her to stay open-minded and embrace diversity.
Working as an intern in the team, Kiki brings her creativity and customer-oriented mindset to social media content development. She is driven by impact and passionate about delivering high-quality service to users.