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.

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Dec 2015

Hoya Highlight: Gaurav Malik (MBA'12)

Co-Founder & CEO, nClass Describe your company, nClass, and the problem it’s trying to solve in classrooms around the world: In classrooms around the world, students come to learn and instructors...
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Donna McNamara
Dec 2015

Hoya Highlight: Donna McNamara (MBA'07)

Senior Director, Luxury Brand Management, The Ritz Carlton Hotel Company LLC Describe your current profession. I lead the global brand strategy and initiatives affecting the guest experience for The...
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Ario Keshani
Jun 2015

Hoya Highlight: Ario Keshani (SFS'05)

CEO, Split Technology, Inc. Describe your current profession. I am the CEO at Split ( split.us ), a shared ride startup based in DC. Split is a convenient, sustainable and affordable way to get...
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Emily Stone
Dec 2014

Hoya Highlight: Emily Stone (C'07)

Co-founder and CEO, Maya Mountain Cacao Describe your current position and what led you to take your job. I started Maya Mountain Cacao in 2010 in collaboration with chocolate makers and indigenous...
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Lori Levin
Dec 2014

Hoya Highlight: Lori Mihalich-Levin (L'05)

Founder, Mindful Return Describe your current position and what led you to take your job. By day, I am the director of hospital and graduate medical education payment policies at the Association of...
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Julia Farr Connolly, Ann Tierney Prochnow
Dec 2014

Hoya Highlight: Julia Farr Connolly (C'88) and Ann Tierney Prochnow (C'88)

President and Creative Director, Julia Farr Collection, LLC Julia Farr Connolly and Ann Tierney Prochnow met their freshman year at Georgetown, when they were living on 2nd New South. They didn't...
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hilary-linder
May 2014

Hoya Highlight: Hilary Linder (MSFS'11)

President, Kudzu Films Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I am the founder and president of Kudzu Films, a production company dedicated to spreading social justice through...
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Mike Malloy
Jul 2013

Hoya Highlight: Mike Malloy (SCS'12)

CEO, Waveborn Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I am a professional Ultimate Frisbee player who travels the world selling sunglasses and helping people. I am the CEO at...
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Angela Stepancic
Feb 2013

Career Spotlight: Angela B. Stepancic (C'04)

Principal, Washington Middle School for Girls Describe your current position and what led you to your job: In short, I am a principal at the Washington Middle School for Girls, and ambition and...
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Ryan Draude
Feb 2013

Hoya Highlight: Ryan Draude (MBA'06)

Senior Director, Choice Privileges (Choice Hotels' Loyalty Program) Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I am a senior director in charge of Choice Hotels’ loyalty program,...