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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Peter Gasca
Dec 2014

Hoya Highlight: Peter Gasca (MBA'03)

Founder and CEO, Wild Creations/Yumbev Describe your current position and what led you to your job. I am the CEO of Wild Creations, a company I founded almost eight years ago, and an associate...
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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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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...
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Jessica Barrett
May 2014

Hoya Highlight: Jessica Barrett (B'07)

Business Development and Sales, pymetrics Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I recently started a new position in business development and sales at pymetrics, a New York-...
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Claude Ruibal
May 2014

Hoya Highlight: Claude Ruibal (L'82)

Global Head of Sports, Google/YouTube Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I run Sports at Google/YouTube. My team is responsible for all Sports content on YouTube and we work...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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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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...
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Tim Gay
Jul 2013

Hoya Highlight: Tim Gay (C'76)

Senior Vice President, DutkoGrayling Describe your current position and what led you to your job: I've been in the public affairs community since leaving the job of Sen. Jay Rockefeller's press...