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

LinkedIn: Shilpa Chakravarthy

Justin Mears
Sports Industry Management
Current Position: Instructor, LEAD Division, United States Naval Academy
Hometown: Annapolis, MD 
Christopher McLaughlin
Emergency & Disaster Management 
Current Position: Director of Emergency Management, North Central Texas College
Hometown: Denton, TX
LinkedIn: Christoper McLaughlin
Rachael Lighty
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
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
Public Relations & Corporate Communications
Current Position: Multimedia Journalist, USO
Hometown: Houston, TX; Calgary, Alberta, Canada
LinkedIn: Sandi Moynihan
Sneha Chacko, MD
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
Hospitality Management
Current Position: Business Development Manager, Hospitality & Tourism, goDCdo
Hometown: Accokeek, MD
LinkedIn: Dag Alemayehu
Ryan Gever
Urban & Regional Planning
Current Position: Assistant Project Manager, Brailsford & Dunlavey, Inc. 
Hometown: Alexandria, VA

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

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

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

LinkedIn: Jonathan Khalife
Stephanie Aylward
Technology Management
Current Position: Regional Manager, Sales Development, Oracle
Hometown: Landenberg, PA
LinkedIn: Stephanie Aylward
Carlos Aramayo
 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
Current Position: Intern, Trust for the Americas, Organization of American States
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
LinkedIn: Valeria Massarelli
Derek Mathis
Real Estate
Current Position: Director of Industrial Development, WestRock
Hometown: Charleston, SC
LinkedIn: Derek Mathis
Patrick Revord
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
Project Management
Current Position: Company Officer, U.S. Navy
Hometown: Germantown, MD
LinkedIn: Maya Cuevas
Julián Alcázar
 Technology Management
Current Position: Outreach and Engagement Specialist, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau 
Hometown: Compton, CA

LinkedIn: Julian Alcazar


Fernando Piñeres
Sports Industry Management
Hometown: Cartagena, Colombia
LinkedIn: Fernando Piñeres
Alex Gray
 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