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.

Alumni Spotlight
Neda Funk
Aug 2013

Neda Funk (C’01)

CEO and Co-founder, FITiST Funk saw a need for a one-stop resource dedicated to the increasingly popular boutique fitness industry. In 2011, she co-founded FITiST —an online platform that has...
Alumni Spotlight
Matthew Schmidt
Aug 2013

Dr. Matthew Schmidt (G’11)

Assistant Professor of Political Science, U.S. Army School of Advanced Military Studies While earning his doctorate at Georgetown, Schmidt was exposed to design-planning concepts. In 2009, he...
Alumni Spotlight
Aimee Mullins
Apr 2011

Aimee Mullins (F'98)

Global Ambassador for L'Oréal Paris Aimee Mullins' career as an athlete, model and actress is a testament to what she calls " the opportunity of adversity ." While attending Georgetown on a full...
Alumni Spotlight
Neil Shah, Arthur Woods
Oct 2010

Neil Shah (B'10) and Arthur Woods (B'10)

Social entrepreneurs Inspired by their own experience trying to start a business, Georgetown alumni Arthur Woods (B'10) and Neil Shah (B'10) formed Compass Partners , a venture that provides...