Alumni Tale: Ethan Paterno ’03

What did you study at UNH?

B.A. Economics

What were you doing 1 year out of college?

I was studying for my Masters in Economics at the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, Colorado.

What were you doing 5 years out of college?

I was working in the Energy Practice at PA Consulting Group in Denver.  I was helping clients buy and sell power plants across the U.S.

What are you doing now?

I’m still with PA.  My current role is Managing Consultant, which means I have both sales and operating responsibilities.

How do you feel your time at UNH has had an impact on where you are today?

UNH taught me how to get along with people. In my business, and any business really, how you interact and get along with your colleagues and clients is a big determinant of your long-term success.