Alumni Stories

Georgetown alumni are passionate and driven leaders, prompting worldwide change in industries such as business, public policy, healthcare and the arts. Read about Hoyas making their mark as men and women for others.

Georgetown Magazine
Sister Deirdre Byrne
Nov 2016

Sister, Surgeon, Soldier

Sister Deirdre Byrne is a religious sister of the Little Workers of the Sacred Hearts and a retired colonel in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. As an Army and missionary surgeon, she has performed...
Career Spotlight
Richard Gregorie
Nov 2016

Career Spotlight: Richard D. Gregorie (C'68, L'71)

Senior Litigation Counsel, U.S. Attorney’s Office in Miami, Florida You joined the Justice Department in 1972, straight out of Georgetown University Law Center. What inspired you to go into criminal...
Career Spotlight
Ryan Huss
Nov 2016

Career Spotlight: Ryan Huss (MSB'02)

COO, SYDE Fantasy Sports Tell us a bit about what it was like working for a startup turned public that reached #4 in the Inc. 500. Working for a startup in the early stages of growth gave me exposure...
Alumni at Work
Dora Borja Miura
Oct 2016

Alumna Leads in STEM Education: Dora Borja Miura Ph.D. (B’94)

Photo credit: paemst.org Recently awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST ) for the U.S. territories, Dora Borja Miura Ph.D. (B'94) wants to change...
Alumni at Work
Lindsay Gallagher
Oct 2016

Lindsay Gallagher (C’11) Featured on New Animal Planet Docuseries

Lindsay Gallagher (C'11) is one of the stars of a new six-part series, Life at Vet U , which premiered Oct. 1 on Animal Planet. The docuseries profiles six students at the University of Pennsylvania...
Hoyas for Others
Eugene Ubalijoro
Sep 2016

Alumnus Helps ‘Brew’ a Better World

#HoyasforOthers Eugene "Gene" Ubalijoro (B'86) believes that sustainability as a business imperative can affect great positive change on not only businesses but on the entire world. At the age of 11...
Career Spotlight
Erica Nonni
Sep 2016

Career Spotlight: Erica Nonni (C'03)

Managing Director, Nonni Strategic Marketing Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I run a wine and food marketing company, Nonni Strategic Marketing . We manage import...
Georgetown Magazine
Donn Fassero, Todd Smith, and Richard Han
Sep 2016

Georgetown Magazine: One Practice, Three Generations

Richard Han (M'09), right, says that the sense of community and a strong support system at Georgetown School of Medicine sets the school apart. Today he's in an orthopedic practice in Modesto,...
GUAA
Bill Reynolds, Jeff Chapski, Paul Besozzi, 2010 Alumni Service Recognition Banquet
Aug 2016

Jeff Chapski's Journey to become GUAA President

Jeff Chapski (B'91) (center) poses for a picture with Bill Reynolds, (C'79, Parent’10,’13) (left) and Paul Besozzi (F'69, L'72, Parent’05) (right) at the 2010 Alumni Service Recognition Banquet,...