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Congratulations, 2015 Graduates!       

Spring 2015         

Jenna A. Altherr Flores, M.A. English Language/Linguistics
Doctoral student in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching
Internships: University of Arizona Writing Program; Refugee Education Program (ESL and Literacy) at Pima Community College Adult Basic Education for College and Career; Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows Graduate Coordinator
Peace Corps Belize

Congratulations, 2010 Graduates!

Aaron Banas, M.A., Latin American Studies, Economic Development
Internship: Southside Presyterian Church
Peace Corps Honduras & Ecuador
Central Hondural Education Fund
Cuerpo de Paz, Ecuador
Trip Advisor for Sustainable Harvest International
Director of Project Gettysburg Leon, Leon Nicaragua (Sister City Program)
Angela Bennett, M.A., Art Education
Internship: Teacher TUSD

May 2014 Graduates

Moira Alexander, M.P.H., Public Health/HBHP
Health Education, El Rio Clinic, Tucson, AZ
Health Education and Outreach Coordinator, Pima County Health Department
Training Facilitator, Heartsavers, Inc.
Internships: Program Development and Evaluation Intern for AzCHOW; Wellness and Health Promotion Intern at El Rio Community Health Center
Past President of Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of Southern Arizona/Desert Doves
Peace Corps Morocco

Kristen Bellamy Butler, M.P.H. Environmental & Occupational Health, CIH
Peace Corps Cote d'Ivoire, 2001-02
Internship - UA Risk Management and Steward Observatory
Industrial Hygienist at Georgia Tech Research Institute
Ph.D. candidate Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012
Senior Research Scientist, Industrial Hygienist, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, GA, 2005-present
Industrial Hygiene Consultant, 2015-present

Jennifer Dederich, M.S. Planning, AICP

Congratulations, 2016 Graduates!       

Spring 2016

Robert Alvarez, M.A. Latin American Studies; M.P.A. Public Administration
Special Advisor, Office of Educational Design and Quality Control at MINEDUC - Ministerio de Educación - Guatemala
Fulbright-Clinton Public Policy Fellow, Guatemalan Ministry of Education, 2016-17
Tinker Foundation and FLAS awards
Diplomacy and Diversity Fellow for Humanity in Action
Internship: Casa Alitas

Congratulations 2012 Graduates!

Kari Benge, M.A., Art Education
Art Teacher, Fort Collins, Colorado
Art Teacher at Arcanum-Butler School District, Ohio;
See Kari's mural in the UA College of Education lobby.
Peace Corps Ghana
Chester Clark, M.Ed. Teaching, Learning and Sociocultural Studies/Teach Arizona
Physics teacher, Basis High School Oro Valley, Tucson, AZ

Chase Vanessa (Barnes) Currie, M.P.H., Epidemiology
Peace Corps Namibia, 2004-06
Fellows Service – UA Risk Management & Safety, Fellows Admin Assistant
Intensive Spanish Immersion student, Merida, Mexico, Aug. 2009
AmeriCorps Member - UA Risk Mangement, 2008 and Mariposa Community Health Center, 2009-10
Infectious Disease Prevention Specialist, Tucson Medical Center, 2010 - 2014
Quality Improvement Lead at Carondelet Health Network - St. Joseph's Hospital, Tucson, AZ, 2014-present

Congratulations 2011 Graduates!

Tayo Akanni, M.B.A.
Peace Corps Senegal
U.S. Army
Internships Imagine Greater Tucson; Junior Achievement
Financial Planning Analyst, Intel Corporation, Portland, OR (2012-2014)
Senior Financial Analyst, Intel Corporation, Portland, OR (2014-2015)
Product Line Finance Specialist, Intel Corporation, San Franciso (2015-)
Christian Caruso, M.P.H., Public Health, PA-C, MPAS
Vanessa Anthony-Stevens, Ph.D., Language, Reading, and Culture
Assistant Professor of Social and Cultural Studies, University of Idaho
Assistant Professor of Practice, UA College of Education
Adjunct Professor, Tohono O'odham Community College 
Project Manager, Project SEED/Proyecto Semilla          
Internship: Science Teacher at Ha San Middle School and Project SEED/Proyecto Semilla
Peace Corps Paraguay
Arthur Bassett, M.S., Planning

Alina Campana, M.A., Art Education
Peace Corps Mongolia, 2000-03
PCF Internships - La Pilita Museum, PC Week graphic designer
Communications and Development Coordinator at In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre in Minneapolis, MN.
Program Director, Perpich Center for Arts Education, Golden Valley, MN

December 2007 Graduates

Chad Anderson, M.P.A., Public Administration and Policy
Peace Corps Paraguay, 2002-04
Fellows' Service - UA Office of Economic Development, City of South Tucson and
City of Tucson City Manager's Office
Analyst, City Manager's Office, City of Tucson City
Budget Analyst, Arapahoe County, Colorado, 2009-11
Case Management Coordinator, City and County of Denver, CO, 2011-13

Stan Bolle, M.P.A. Public Administration and Policy
Peace Corps Ubulu-Uku, Nigeria, 1963-66
Sales Development Manager for northeast Asia, Hewlitt-Packard
Internships AriSewna Sewing Cooperative Marketing Plan, Department of Commerce, San Diego, CA
Benchmarking Team Leader, Pima County Department of Transportation

Kirk Jorgensen, M.B.A., MIS, Eller College
Peace Corps Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, 1997-99
PCF Internship - Rodale Family Foundation project on social entrepreneurship

Judy Marcouiller, M.P.A. Public Administration and Policy
Peace Corps Service in Liberia (1977-79) and Botswana (1982-84)
Associate Director for Administration, Peace Corps, Sierra Leone and Swaziland, 1990-95
Recruiter, Recruitment Office Manager, U.S. Peace Corps, Minneapolis, Atlanta and Kansas City 1985-90; Washington D.C.
Director of Human Resources and Administration, American Refugee Committee, 1996-2000
Peace Corps Fellow Service - Peace Corps Fellows Program/UA Graduate College

Robert Zuccaro, M.S. Planning, AICP, CPM
Peace Corps Ghana, 1997-1999
Internship - Research Assistant with Sonoran Institute
Planner, Consensus Planning, Inc, Alburquerque, NM, 2003-05
Planner II, City of Greenwood Village, CO, 2005-08
Community Development Director, City of Cherry Hills Village, CO, 2008-

Lisa Westerbeck, M.P.A. Public Administration and Policy
Peace Corps Elblag, Poland, 1999-2001
Internship - Pima County Environmental Services
Planner City of Santa Fe, NM to 2006

December 2006 Graduates

Annie Wallace, M.S., Planning
Peace Corps Nepal
Fellows Internship - Sage Landscape Architecture and Environmental
Executive Director, Rincon Institute (2006-2008)
PHE Technical Advisor, Public Health Institute, Global Health Fellows Program, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (2008-2010)
Organizational Learning Consultant, The David and Lucile Packard Foundation (2010-11)
Research Program Administrator, Public Health Institute (2011-12)