Allocations Vice-Chair

Erin McMahon

Hello! My name is Erin McMahon and I’m working as the Vice Chair of Allocations this year. I was born and raised here in Pittsburgh, but I’ve actually studied abroad twice (once in Germany and once in Austria). Here at Pitt I’m double majoring in Economics and German, and I’m also picking up a minor in Studio Arts. I am also involved as a mentor for Phi Eta Sigma, German Club, the Undergraduate Economics Society, working as a TA for Economics and I even acted in a German play last semester! I also love to cook, and you’ll find me watching Food Network or HGTV in most of my spare time. Feel free to reach out to me at any time!

Year: Senior

School: Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences

Major: Economics and German

Fun Fact: I’ve gotten 12 surgeries, but I have never broken a bone!

On Campus I can be found: In the Union or painting in Frick

Favorite Class taken at Pitt: Economics of the EU

Favorite TV show: Chopped

Favorite Movie(s): The Dark Knight Trilogy

Favorite Book(s): Pride and Prejudice

Favorite Quote:

I always thought quicksand was going to be a much bigger problem than it turned out to be. You watch cartoons and quicksand is like the third biggest thing you have to worry about, behind actual sticks of dynamite and giant anvils falling on you from the sky.
John Mulaney