Public Administration Alumni Spotlights

Anna Alzapiedi

MPA, 1988

Senior Human Resource Leader, GE Capital Operations and Information Technology

Ciara Bradnan

MPA, 2010

Program Analyst, Mathematica Policy Research

Michele Burge

MPA, 2012
MA, Survey Research, 2012

Community Manager, Relay for Life at American Cancer Society

Maria Capriola

MPA, 2003

Assistant Town Manager, Mansfield, Connecticut

Sasha Davis

Sasha Davis

MPA, 2016

Research Assistant, UConn Neag School of Education

Reed Fogle

MPA, 2014

Management Assistant, City of Westerville

Chris Forster

MPA, 2008

Controller, CT State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) Board of Regents for Higher Education

Max Friedman

Max Friedman

MPA, 2016

Development Fellow, Universal Health Care Foundation of CT

Jason Giulietti

MPA, 2004

Vice President of Business Recruitment, Connecticut Economic Resource Center

Eric Gray

MPA 2008

Non-Partisan staff member for the Program Review and Investigations Committee of the Connecticut General Assembly

Meghan Green

Meghan Green

MPA, 2016

Non-Partisan Budget Analyst, CT Office of Fiscal Analysis

Jason Jakubowski

MPA, 2001

Vice President of External Relations, Hospital for Special Care

Kasia Janik

MPA, 2014

Budget Analyst, Budget and Financial Management Division, OPM

Derrik Kennedy

MPA, 2008

Town Manager, Westerly, Rhode Island

Larisa Kottke

MPA, 2013

Grants and Office Manager, Hartford Performs

Jessica Legnos Kearney

MPA, 2012

Director, Public Policy Initiatives, The Travelers Institute

Nancy Lin

MPA, 2015

Budget Analyst, NYC Office of Management and Budget

Stefanie Lopez-Howard

Stefanie Lopez-Howard

MPA 2010
Graduate Certificate in Survey Research, 2010

Statistical Analysis Center Director, Criminal Justice Coordinating Council

Vanessa Maturo

MPA, 2013
MA, Survey Research, 2013

Client Service Analyst at Gallup

Marley McCallister

Marley McCallister

MPA, 2016

Epic Systems, Project Manager

Amanda Miller

MPA 2011

Administrative Manager, UConn Health

Parashar Patel

MPA, 1991

Vice President, Global Health Economics & Reimbursement

Robert Phillips

MPA, 2012

Director of Planning and Community Development, Town of Southington

Chaz Plungis

MPA, 2010

Management Analyst, Town of Manchester

Philip Purciello

MPA, 2014

Project Leader, Travelers Insurance
Before UConn Intelligence Specialist, United States Navy

Bob Ross

MPA, 2004

Executive Director, Connecticut Office of Military Affairs

Rebecca Shubert

MPA, 2015

Administrative Director, Westminster School

Jake Soffronoff

MPA, 2011
M.A. Survey Research, 2011

Public Policy Analyst, USPS Office of Inspector General

Tara Spain

MPA, 2008

Vice President, Travelers Foundation

Jim Trainor

MPA, 1993

Deputy Assistant Director, Cyber Division, FBI

Samantha Watson

MPA, 2015

Research and Policy Associate, Piece of the PieĀ® (OPP)

Haakon Weyel

Haakon Weyel

MPA, 2016

Financial Literacy Program Manager (AmeriCorps), Housatonic Community College

Julia Yakovich

MPA, 2008

University Director of Service - Learning, Uconn's Office of Public Engagement