FIRE Club Leadership
President: Julia Flaga
Before pursuing an MBA at Notre Dame, Julia spent several years as a development coordinator. A native of Washington, DC, Julia holds a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Illinois and spent the summer of 2021 interning with the acquisitions department of Buckingham Companies, a commercial real estate developer based out of Indianapolis.
Staff Advisor : Mike Hastings
Director of Treasury Services
Mike Hastings serves as Director, Treasury Services at the University of Notre Dame. He stewards the University’s off-campus real estate assets through strategic property acquisitions and property management oversight for approximately 500 rental units. He is responsible for the University’s overall debt program, including the issuance of long-term debt and commercial paper. Mike facilitates engagement with external stakeholders such as real estate developers, credit providers, investment banks, and attorneys who are integral to funding the capital initiatives of the University. Mike joined Notre Dame in 2008 and has experience in various roles in the Office of Treasury Services and the Office of Budget and Planning. Prior to his employment at Notre Dame, Mike worked in Public Finance at Piper Jaffray, serving as an Associate for the higher education investment banking team. Mike holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.