Entries by kcapre

Attorney Helps Discover App Become More Accessible to Those with Disabilities

I am the primary coverage attorney for the Discover Personal Loans business, supporting acquisitions, originations, and applications. I am a native Chicagoan and attended [the] University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for undergrad (degree in Advertising) and to obtain my law degree and MBA. Tell us about a great experience you’ve had so far here. Some […]

“Being a veteran is part of who I am and Discover embraces that.”

  Name: Alexis Job Title: Senior Manager, Legal Risk & Operations in the Legal Department After I graduated high school, I joined the Marine Corps. My primary jobs were motor vehicle operator (driving 7-ton trucks) and career planner (helping military personnel with career choices). During my time in the Corps, I also attended Penn State […]

We are able to truly impact a customer’s experience with Discover

Name: Sheila Lodhia Job Title: VP, Application Development I landed my first position at Discover as a financial internal auditor through Northern Illinois University’s career fair back in 1990. The company at that time was called Sears Consumer Financial and Discover was one of the subsidiaries. During my years in internal audit, I was exposed […]

Analyze This, Analyze That

Name: Raghu Job Title: Director, Behavior Modeling I received my master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and my PhD in Applied Economics, both from Texas Tech University. My doctoral dissertation was on the use of spatial econometrics for cotton production in West Texas (yes, cotton). I live in the northern suburbs with my wife and two […]

Teaming Up with Others to Reach a Higher Quality Product

Name: Molly Job Title: Technical Product Owner, Business Technology My main responsibility is to help shape our product around the customer’s needs while understanding technology’s capabilities. My technical background allows our product team to be more efficient in activities such as backlog grooming, roadmap planning, and system mapping. Since I’m able to provide a technical […]

Discover Provides Help for Government Workers

As the U.S. government shutdown entered its 21st day on Friday, January 11, hundreds of thousands of government workers did not receive their expected paycheck. For some, that means bills are piling up and they aren’t able to make their payments. To help alleviate some of the stress that comes along with a missed or […]

“Enabling the digital payment space”

Name: Scott Job Title: Director, Application Development I joined Discover from the consulting industry with my last client being in the Financial Services space. I was hungry to be “on the other side of the table” contributing to the mission and vision of a company. After the first interview, I knew Discover was a great […]