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Onyx Bengston

Onyx Bengston ’18, who will serve as the young alumni trustee, graduated with a degree in economics and business and a minor in Asian Studies with a Japanese language focus. She is a strategy associate with PNC, helping to guide innovation and transformation within the bank. She also is a PNC Certified Women’s Business Advocate, working to increase the presence of women in the corporate environment. At CC she was a first-generation independent student and a Bridge Scholar. She worked as an events intern, in the Finance Office, was on the Summer Music Festival team, and was a teaching assistant. She served on the President’s Council, co-chaired the Economics and Business Student Advisory Board, and co-founded the Women in Business chapter. She received the Van Skilling Award for Independent Work in Economics, the Robert E. Pizzi Scholarship, and has been a guest lecturer in the economics department.