Blessed Dele-Michael & Nneka Norville
Blessed and Nneka co-founded More Than Esquires Network (MTEN) out of their own desire to join a community of lawyers that wanted more from their careers. Friends for almost fifteen years, MTEN is their commitment to creating a long lasting community dedicated to helping lawyers get more from their law degree than they ever imagined.
Both attorneys by trade, Blessed is a graduate of Rutgers Law School and New York University. She has experience in real estate, insurance defense and securities litigation. After leaving litigation, she successfully transitioned into regulatory compliance in the financial sector where she now works as a Compliance Officer for a global investment bank.
Nneka is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School, Baruch School of Public Affairs and Boston University where she practiced entertainment law before pivoting into a rewarding career at the intersection of social impact and business. Currently, Nneka serves as Director of Corporate Social Responsibility for a global media company.
In the news: Blessed & Nneka discussing their career journey and becoming "more than esquires"
Director, Digital Strategy & Creative
Yanique sits at the intersection of branding, design and technology with an eye for creativity that pops. As a visual storyteller, designer and photographer, Yanique has used imagery to tell the stories of global brands for the last decade. A sought after Creative Consultant, Yanique has worked with clients ranging from Merck to EMI Music Group and All Star Code. A current resident of Brooklyn, Yanique graduated from Penn State University, King’s College London and the StartUp Institute's UI Design program.
Fun Fact: Loves attending silent discos
Digital & Social Media Marketing Intern
Andrew is a senior at Ramapo College of New Jersey, where he majors in Communications with a concentration in Journalism. He is expected to graduate in December 2018 with a B.A. Degree. Andrew plans to pursue a career in digital and social media in the field of sports. In his free time, he likes to work out, listen to music and watch Netflix.
Fun Fact: Die hard fan of the Cleveland Cavaliers
Managing Editor Intern, MTEN Insider
Lauren is a junior at studying History and Media, Culture, and Communications at New York University. She is expected to graduate with a B.A in December 2018. With an interest in law and marketing, she plans to pursue a career as a lawyer.
Fun Fact: Hates horror movies and loves to read crime/thriller books
Data Analytics & Management Intern
Rhutvij is a Management Information Systems student at Stevens Institute of Technology. He is pursuing Masters of Science and is expected to graduate in May 2019. Rhutvij is interested in Analytics and Data Science and using data to improve the processes by generating insights. In his free time, he likes to read about advancements in technology and play soccer.
Fun Fact: Loves to watch movies and the Champions League