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
Jul 2014

Alumni Author Spotlight: Summer Thrillers

Knowing your subject matter is a crucial part of creating an entertaining and believable story. This is especially important in the genre of legal thrillers, where a lack of research and accurate...
Hoyas for Others
Jul 2014

Bridget Johnson (B’97) Associate Executive Director, Prep for Prep

As a track star in high school, Bridget Johnson had always dreamed of running for a top-tier school, never considering the cost of tuition until it was time to apply. Fortunately, her athletic and...
Hoya Highlight
Katherine Liu
May 2014

Hoya Highlight: Katherine K. Liu (B'98)

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Viacom International Media Networks Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I’m senior vice president of strategy and...
Hoya Highlight
Dean Brenner
May 2014

Hoya Highlight: Dean M. Brenner (C'91)

President, The Latimer Group Describe your current position and what led you to your job: Twelve years ago I founded an executive coaching and corporate training firm, focused on clear and powerful...
Alumni Spotlight
Doug Band
Nov 2013

Doug Band (SCS’97, L’01)

President, Teneo Holdings Doug Band is the president and co-founder of Teneo Holdings , a global advisory firm that helps organizations attain business objectives, protect and enhance their...
Hoya Highlight
Matt Bigge
Jul 2013

Hoya Highlight: Matt Bigge (F'92)

CEO and Co-founder, Strategic Social Holdings Describe your current position and what led you to your job: As CEO of Strategic Social, my role is to provide leadership and vision to facilitate the...
Hoya Highlight
Christy Prunier
Jul 2013

Hoya Highlight: Christy Prunier (C'90)

CEO, Willagirl, LLC Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I am the founder and CEO of Willagirl, LLC—a line of natural skincare products for girls. Willagirl came to being out...
Hoya Highlight
Allison Gilbert
Jul 2013

Hoya Highlight: Allison Gilbert (C'92)

Author, Speaker, Journalist, CNN Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I'm an author, speaker and journalist. My latest book is called Parentless Parents: How the Loss of Our...
Hoya Highlight
Regina DeMeo
Feb 2013

Hoya Highlight: Regina A. Demeo (F'94)

Author, Lecturer and Family Law Attorney Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I am an author, lecturer and family law attorney in Washington, D.C., who promotes mediation,...
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...