Thursday, June 8

About Us

Editorial Board


Iris An is a senior majoring in Economics, English, and Psychology with a minor in business studies. She loves reading, writing, and hearing all cool business stories around the Vanderbilt community.

Director of Economics and Government

Vikki Tang is a junior from Guangzhou, China studying Mathematics and Economics. Her interests include traveling, photography, rapping, and boxing.

Director of Finance and Business Insights

Edward Ding is a Senior from New Jersey majoring in Economics. In his free time, he enjoys playing Dungeons & Dragons (he DMs), playing video games, and reading about history.

Director of Marketing and Communications

Shane Mumma

Shane is a senior at Vanderbilt studying Economics and Political Science with a minor in business. He is passionate about technology and politics, and is excited to be VBR’s Director of Marketing and Communications

Director of Community Engagement and Content Development

Lexi Blakes is a junior studying Psychology, Business, and English, who hopes to pursue a career in Marketing or Public Relations. 

In her free time, she enjoys reading (books that made her think), writing (poetry and book reviews) and watching films (international, with subtitles). 

Director of Industries 

Ron Ye is a Sophomore from Brentwood, Tennessee, a suburb next to Nashville. He is majoring in Economics and Political Science and minoring in Business and Data Science. His interests include history, military affairs/weapons, and writing webnovels.