Meet Our Team


Debbie Fredberg

Head of HBS, Sloan and Tuck Talent Acquisition

Debbie has been BCG's Head of Sloan Talent Acquisition since 2017. In 2021, Debbie assumed responsibility for Harvard Business School and Tuck in addition to Sloan. She was most recently an Associate Director in the MIT Sloan Career Development Office. Prior to her time at Sloan, Debbie was a career advisor at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University. Her previous work experience includes brand management at The Gillette Company, managing the Office for Women's Careers at Brigham and Women's Hospital, and being an admissions board member at Harvard Business School. Prior to attending The Wharton School for her MBA, Debbie was a consultant with Booz Allen & Hamilton's Media and Entertainment and Consumer Products practices. When she is not at work, Debbie can be found sailing with her husband, 2 teenage daughters and their Portuguese water dog.


Elise McNamara

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Elise McNamara is a Talent Acquisition Specialist at BCG. She works in the Boston office and supports the recruiting process at HBS, Sloan and Tuck. Elise graduated from Westfield State University with a major in Business Management. Prior to BCG, she worked on the legal talent team at a real estate law firm. In her free time, she loves to take cycle classes, cook new recipes, and go to the beach.


Jami Dunn

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Jami Dunn is a Talent Acquisition Specialist on the HBS, Sloan and Tuck team. She previously worked at the MIT Sloan Career Development Office, first as an Administrative Assistant and later as a Recruiting Coordinator. Prior to joining BCG, she worked as an Associate on the People Operations team at Foundation Medicine, supporting all things related to candidate experience. Jami holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication from UMass Amherst and a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from Boston University. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, experimenting in the kitchen, and reading.


Peter Hong

BCGer on Campus

Peter joined BCG as an intern in 2018 and fulltime in 2019 after earning his MBA from Harvard Business School and is currently a Project Leader in the Boston Office. He has worked primarily on Value Creation Strategy within the Corporate Finance & Strategy practice area and has a broad range of project experience in Industrial Goods, Aerospace & Defense, Retail, Consumer Goods, and Healthcare, and is active in the Asian Diversity Network @ BCG. Prior to HBS, he spent 5 years at Raytheon Technologies focused on Corporate Strategy and Manufacturing Operations with a 2-year stint in Bandung, Indonesia building a new plant. He enjoys everything basketball, cycling, e-sports, and trying new foods and restaurants in his spare time. He graduated from Drexel University with a B.S. in Business and Engineering focusing on Operations and Supply Chain Management.

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Dustin Packer

HBS Veterans Specialist

Dustin graduated from the US Naval Academy 2006 with a B.A. in Aerospace Engineering. Upon graduation, Dustin went on to fly F/A-18Es in Virginia Beach, VA, where he deployed and flew combat missions into Iraq and Afghanistan from the USS Bush (CVN-77). Afterwards, Dustin joined the TOPGUN Staff in Fallon, NV as an instructor pilot before moving to Eglin AFB, FL to develop the initial US Navy tactics for the F-35C. After over 12 years of service, he left the Navy and completed his MBA at Harvard Business School. Dustin Joined BCG full time in the fall of 2020. In his spare time, he can found spending time outdoors (hiking, skiing, running, etc.) with his wife and young son.


Jeff Boyar

HBS Pride@BCG Specialist

Jeff joined BCG Boston as a Summer Consultant in 2019 and fulltime in 2020 after earning his MBA from Harvard Business School. He has worked primarily in the Retail and Consumer practice areas with a focus on category performance improvement and grow strategy work. He is also one of the Pride@BCG nodes for BCG Boston. Prior to HBS, Jeff graduated from University of Michigan with a B.S. in Biochemistry and Economics. Following that, he worked for several years as a brand and marketing strategy consultant and later as a research associate at HBS where he wrote case studies and assisted with academic research. Outside of work, Jeff loves to spend his time in extremes – either outside enjoying the outdoors or inside binge watching his favorite tv shows.


Luis Ramos

HBS Black+Latinx Specialist

Luis joined BCG Boston as a Consultant after receiving his MBA from Harvard Business School in 2021. Before his time at HBS, Luis had various professional experiences focused on the social sector and education – he worked for three years in social sector consulting at The Bridgespan Group, briefly joined an ed-tech startup, and taught middle school Spanish for two years as Señor Ramos through Teach for America in South Carolina. Luis has his AB from Princeton University, where he was a member of the wrestling team. Outside of work, Luis enjoys jiu jitsu and rugby.


Racquel MacDonald

Global Talent Acquisition Senior Specialist

Racquel is a senior specialist for all North American-based recruiting for BCG's international offices focusing on offices in the Asia Pacific region. Racquel is located in the Boston office and graduated from Boston College with a major in History and a minor in Philosophy. In her free time Racquel loves to run and spend time on the beach.


Katie Purcell

DigitalBCG Talent Acquisition Lead

Katie Purcell is the DigitalBCG Campus Talent Acquisition Lead for our North American offices and manages DigitalBCG’s MBA full-time and internship hiring. She sits in the Boston office. Prior to joining BCG in 2016, Katie worked in youth development through Americorps and local non-profits. She received her BA in Psychology from Boston University. Outside of work, she enjoys reading, spending time with family, and planning her next Disney trip.

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Aisha Taylor

Black+Latinx@BCG Recruiting Director

Aisha joined BCG as a Summer Consultant in 2016 and returned as a full time Consultant in 2017 after earning an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management. During her time at BCG, she has worked primarily in the Industrial Goods Practice Area, focusing on operations and large-scale transformation. In her spare time, Aisha is a self-proclaimed "foodie" who enjoys cooking/exploring the Chicago restaurant scene and loves spending time with her cat Ms. Barry Newman.


Nicolas Llinas

PRIDE@BCG Recruiting Director

Nico is a member of the Consumer Goods practice, with a focus on Fashion & Luxury, and Marketing. Nicolas originally joined BCG's Bogota Office and transferred to New York after completing his MBA. During his MBA, Nicolas interned at YOOX Net-A-Porter Group in Milan and Cole Haan in New York. Nicolas earned his MBA at Harvard Business School. He holds a Master in Financial Economics from the University of Oxford and a BA in Business and Economics from Universidad de Los Andes.

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Rylan Collins

Veterans@BCG Recruiting Director

Rylan joined BCG in August 2017. He primarily works in Healthcare R&D, with a focus on biopharma clinical trials. He has extensive experience working with DV and Gamma. Prior to joining the firm, Rylan served as a US Navy officer with expertise in both anti-piracy and long-range missile planning. He is part of Veterans@BCG and serves on the leadership team as head of recruiting. Rylan holds a BS in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Duke University.

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