Introducing the Summer 2021 Interns

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Welcome to the 2021 intern blog! We are a team of 13 excited interns across the U.S. and are eager to share our summer experiences at Mercer with you. For our first post, we wanted to introduce you to each of us and share a bit about ourselves!


Grace Lee

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Hi everyone! I’m Grace and I’m a rising senior at the University of Washington studying Finance and Marketing. I am currently in the Seattle office working as a Health & Benefits Consulting Intern. I chose Mercer because of its meaningful work and to further explore the important intersections between business and healthcare! I was born and raised in Seattle—in my free time I run, boat, and listen to my favorite podcasts!

Anna Yin

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Hi everyone! My name is Anna Yin. I am a rising senior at NYU double majoring in Economics and Psychology. I am a Career Consulting Intern in the New York office. A fun fact about me: I love dogs and I became a dog walker in my freshman year in college.

Tamara Sato

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Hi everyone! My name is Tamara, and I am a Career Summer Intern working out of Mercer’s Philadelphia office. I am also a rising senior at Cornell University studying hotel administration. I love Mercer’s goal of making a difference in people’s lives, and I can’t wait to learn from the wealth of knowledge across the company. Reading the intern blog encouraged me to apply to Mercer, and I am so excited to be a part of the blogging team.

Tristan Smith

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My name is Tristan Smith and I am a rising 5th Year Industrial Engineering student at Georgia Tech, with a concentration in Analytics & Data Science. I grew up in the suburbs of Atlanta (Peachtree Corners) and this is my first experience with Mercer. I am a consulting intern in the Career line of business out of the Atlanta office. Working at Mercer was the dream job I never knew existed. This is a place where you can work on cutting edge projects innovating how companies support their people, while having the pace, intensity, and level of impact that consulting can offer.

Abby Weintz

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My name is Abby Weintz, and I’m a rising senior at Georgetown University, majoring in Health Care Management and Policy, working in Mercer’s Health and Benefits Consulting practice out of the NYC office. Why Mercer? I chose to spend my summer with Mercer to gain a deeper insight into the commercial insurance industry and the decision making processes behind employer benefits!

Preston Bingley

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My name is Preston, and I’m an undergraduate at the University of Washington (in Seattle), studying Finance and Supply Chain Management with a minor in Pre-Law. I’m interning in the Career line of business in the Seattle office. I chose Mercer because I’m passionate about consulting, but I’m also passionate about doing work that has measurable positive impacts on people.

Stephen Martinez-Hamilton

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My name is Stephen Martinez-Hamilton and I am an rising senior at Yale University studying History of Science, Medicine, & Public Health.  I am an intern in the Health Practice out of the New York office.  Through vlogging, I really hope to highlight the experience of working in the New York office and provide future interns with  helpful insight into the company.

Olivia Bingyu Wang

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Hi my name is Olivia Bingyu Wang and I’m a rising senior at Barnard College majoring in Economics and Psychology. This summer I’m working remotely out of the Philly office in the career line of business. I’m excited to be looking into how organizations make decisions and motivate their people. Hit me up to talk about anything Mercer, travel, dance, or food!

Nicole Tepinski

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My name is Nicole Tepinski, and I work out of the Chicago office as a Health & Benefits Consulting Intern with the Managed Pharmacy Practice. I am currently a Senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign studying Statistics. I love music and going to concerts! The farthest I have traveled for a concert (so far) was California. A fun fact about me is that I can recognize songs instantly, often within the first couple seconds of the song. I also have a black cat named Sabbath after the rock band Black Sabbath.

Abby Davies

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Hi, my name is Abby Davies and I am excited to be a member of the Mercer Intern blog team! I am a rising senior at the University of South Carolina studying public health with a business minor. This summer I am working with Mercer’s Health practice as a health and benefits consulting intern in the Philly office.  In my free time I love running, traveling, and listening to music (especially Mac Miller). I chose Mercer because I believe the company truly makes a difference in our society, and am glad I get to spend my summer making an impact people’s lives.

Gabe Lowy

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Hi y’all! My name is Gabe and I’m a graduate student at Binghamton University working towards a Master’s degree in Data Analytics. I’m a part of the career practice at Mercer, based out of the Atlanta office. I chose Mercer because of all the incredible things I heard about the company. Also, the work done at Mercer blends my interest in Psychology and Data Analytics to help the most important asset in any organization, the people!

Kelsey Clarke

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Hey! I’m Kelsey Clarke and I’m a rising senior studying International Relations and Philosophy at Claremont McKenna College. This summer, I’m working at Mercer as a Career Consultant intern based out of the Los Angeles office. Since we’re hybrid here in the LA office, I’m excited to vlog my experience here at Mercer LA, introduce you to some other cool people who work at Mercer, and show you around the office!

Preethi Rajgopal

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My name is Preethi Rajgopal, I’m majoring in Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation at Indiana University. I’m a huge fan of poetry books, hockey, and the classic TV show Cheers. I’m excited to work at Mercer and meet new people.


We hope to provide insight into Mercer by covering the following topics:

  • Specialties within Mercer
  • Interviewing Associates at Mercer who were previous interns
  • Interview experience and advice for future interns
  • Day in the life of interns
  • Virtual internship and networking tips
  • and more!

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