Students & Alumni

The Hoya Professional 30 (2016)

Hoya Professional 30

The Hoya Professional 30 are students on the rise — a diverse group of promising individuals who go beyond their job descriptions to demonstrate leadership, potential, and excellence in their fields. Click each picture to learn more!


Shilpa Chakravarthy
Program:
Technology Management
Current Position: Lead Systems Engineer, Boeing Intelligence and Analytics
Hometown: Atlanta, GA

LinkedIn: Shilpa Chakravarthy

Justin Mears
Program:
Sports Industry Management
Current Position: Instructor, LEAD Division, United States Naval Academy
Hometown: Annapolis, MD 
Christopher McLaughlin
Program: 
Emergency & Disaster Management 
Current Position: Director of Emergency Management, North Central Texas College
Hometown: Denton, TX
LinkedIn: Christoper McLaughlin
Rachael Lighty
Program:
Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Current Position: Executive Director, External Relations, Laureate International
Hometown: York, PA

LinkedIn: Rachael Lighty
Jack Lindemuth
Program: Hospitality Management
Current Position: City Director of Revenue Management, Kimpton Hotels and Restaurants
Hometown: Brockway, PA
LinkedIn: Jack Lindemuth
Andy Moffitt
Program:
Emergency & Disaster Management
Current Position: Program Manager, Finance & Logistics, Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
LinkedIn: Andy Moffitt
Sandi Moynihan
Program:
Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Current Position: Multimedia Journalist, USO
Hometown: Houston, TX; Calgary, Alberta, Canada
LinkedIn: Sandi Moynihan
Sneha Chacko, MD
Program: 
Emergency & Disaster Management 
Current Position: Disaster Medicine Fellow, Harvard Medical School
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Lisa Buckley
Program: Human Resources Management
Current Position: Manager, Talent Management, Georgetown University
Hometown: Corpus Christi, TX

LinkedIn: Lisa Buckley
Christopher Evanson
Program: Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Hometown: Sacramento, CA

LinkedIn: Christopher Evanson
Dag Alemayehu
Program:
Hospitality Management
Current Position: Business Development Manager, Hospitality & Tourism, goDCdo
Hometown: Accokeek, MD
LinkedIn: Dag Alemayehu
Ryan Gever
Program:
Urban & Regional Planning
Current Position: Assistant Project Manager, Brailsford & Dunlavey, Inc. 
Hometown: Alexandria, VA

LinkedIn: Ryan Gever
Dawn Carpenter
Program:
Graduate Liberal Studies 
Current Position: Business/Theology Columnist, Catholic Stand
Hometown: Akron, OH

LinkedIn: Dawn Carpenter
Caroline Darney
Program:
Sports Industry Management
Current Position: Events Manager, Inside Lacrosse
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
LinkedIn: Caroline Darney
Vincent Cuellar
Program:
Integrated Marketing Communications
Current Position: Integrated Marketing Manager, JElena Group
Hometown: Alexandria, VA
LinkedIn: Vincent Cuellar
Maura Brophy
Program:
Urban & Regional Planning
Current Position: Senior Associate, Infrastructure Investment, Federal City Council
Hometown: Columbia, MD
LinkedIn: Maura Brophy
Shelby Giles
Program:
Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Current Position: Account Supervisor, Vanguard Communications
Hometown: Richmond, VA
LinkedIn: Shelby Giles
Walter Ratliff
Program:
Graduate Liberal Studies
Current Position: Content Manager, Religion Beat Editor, Associated Press
Hometown: Fairfax, VA
LinkedIn: Walter Ratliff
Patrick Kamara
Program:
Real Estate
Current Position: Capital Markets Associate, Fannie Mae
Hometown: Roanoke, VA

LinkedIn: Patrick Kamara
Jonathan Khalife
Program:
Human Resources Management
Current Position: HR Analytics and Business Process Manager, Office of Advancement, Georgetown University
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ

LinkedIn: Jonathan Khalife
Stephanie Aylward
Program:
Technology Management
Current Position: Regional Manager, Sales Development, Oracle
Hometown: Landenberg, PA
LinkedIn: Stephanie Aylward
Carlos Aramayo
Program:
 Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies
Current Position: Co-Founder and Fundraising Director, The Fuller Center Bolivia
Hometown: La Paz, Bolivia

LinkedIn: Carlos Aramayo
Valeria Massarelli
Program:
 Journalism
Current Position: Intern, Trust for the Americas, Organization of American States
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
LinkedIn: Valeria Massarelli
Derek Mathis
Program:
Real Estate
Current Position: Director of Industrial Development, WestRock
Hometown: Charleston, SC
LinkedIn: Derek Mathis
Patrick Revord
Program:
Urban & Regional Planning
Current Position: Program Analysis and Research Fellow, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
Hometown: Appleton, WI
LinkedIn: Patrick Revord
Maya Cuevas
Program:
Project Management
Current Position: Company Officer, U.S. Navy
Hometown: Germantown, MD
LinkedIn: Maya Cuevas
Julián Alcázar
Program:
 Technology Management
Current Position: Outreach and Engagement Specialist, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 
Hometown: Compton, CA

LinkedIn: Julian Alcazar

 

Fernando Piñeres
Program:
Sports Industry Management
Hometown: Cartagena, Colombia
LinkedIn: Fernando Piñeres
Alex Gray
Program:
 Integrated Marketing Communications
Current Position: Digital Campaign Manager, Oceana

Hometown: Hatteras Island, NC
LinkedIn: Alex Gray
Monica Young
Program: Global Strategic Communications
Current Position:
Global Innovation and Technology Engagement Catalyst, AIG
Hometown: Spanish Fort, AL
LinkedIn: Monica Young