Emali Grose

Data Analyst & Event Marketing Intern

Emali is a senior at Ball State majoring in Entrepreneurial Management. She has plans to start her own business out of college in her hometown of Warsaw, Indiana. Emali is actively involved in her sorority, Alpha Gamma Delta. She has held positions as the Director of Merchandising and VP of Event Planning. Emali also plans on participating in club volleyball, as it is one of her favorite sports. At Elevate Ventures, she holds the dual role of Data Analyst and Event Marketing Intern. Some of her tasks are dedicated to crunching data in Excel, watching companies pitch to the LEAD Fund committee, completing due diligence reports for companies, assisting marketing with Kinetic, and any other projects needed on an ad-hoc basis.

  • What is the one critical thing you want people to know about you? My goal is to leave a positive impact on whoever I come into contact with or wherever I go. I am a firm believer in servant leadership and love leading to better others.
  • What motivates you? I hold my hometown, Warsaw, IN, near and dear to my heart. My ultimate goal is to own a business that is actively involved in the community and gives back to the very place that has given me so much. Aside from that, my family is the reason I work so hard. I want to leave a legacy behind that my loved ones are proud of and a part of.
  • Any “did you know?” random facts about yourself to share? I am a first-generation student for my immediate and extended family. I also have four years of experience in the credit card processing industry. I was awarded Academic All American for AAU Volleyball 4 times.