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Financial Student Group Hosts Excel Workshop

The Financial Management Association – UHD chapter (FMA-UHD) will conduct a Microsoft Excel workshop featuring Andrew Obaugh, regional manager at PSC, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12, in room B-340, Shea Street Building.

Obaugh’s presentation will focus on how to use Excel for financial analysis and modeling. Obaugh worked as a Senior Financial Analyst for five years before becoming a Regional Controller for PSC’s Industrial Services Division. He is a recent finance graduate from UHD and the former Vice President of the FMA-UHD.

Obaugh will show examples of typical Excel test questions a new finance graduate could encounter on job interviews. He will also walk students through VLookup’s, HLookup’s, Pivot Tables, Sumif’s and Concatentation formulas, which are common Excel tools used in the finance industry.

FMA-UHD will provide certificates to the students participating in this workshop.

For additional information about FMA-UHD, please contact the faculty advisors Ohaness Paskelian, assistant professor, at, Rahul Verma, associate professor, at or the chapter president, Jeremy Tidwell, at