Hoppy is a junior from St. Louis, Missouri. He is a Business Administration major with a focus in Finance with a minor in Economics. Hoppy was raised in a small business setting as he grew up working for his father’s coin-operated laundry company. It was there he learned the importance of a small business’s work ethic and reputation. This helped spark his interest in private equity. On-campus, Hoppy is a player for the University of New Hampshire men’s club ice hockey team. He is also a member of Alpha Kappa Psi the co-ed business fraternity. This is Hoppy’s second semester in the Fund and he is looking forward to growing his knowledge of evaluating startups and the process of angel investing.