Natalia Smirnova, Assistant Professor of Business and Economics at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, was among a group of educators who rang the New York Stock Exchange’s Opening Bell Tuesday, August 15, 2006.
Natalia Smirnova, third from right ringing the NYSE opening bell
A native of St. Petersburg, Russia, Smirnova joined the Mount Saint Vincent faculty in the fall of 2005. She teaches courses in finance, economics, and money and banking. She previously worked as an economic analyst and forecaster for the City of New York.
Founded in 1847 the College of Mount Saint Vincent is a co-educational, independent institution rooted in the spirit and mission of the Sisters of Charity and committed to the liberal arts. The College’s undergraduate and master’s level degree programs prepare its uncommonly diverse students for lives of professional achievement and service.