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Our students and alumni are doing great things!
- MPPA and NPML student Jennifer Adams accepted the Director of Development Position for St. Louis Arc. “This is an exciting transition for me and I am looking forward to the opportunities and challenges this position will offer,” she said.
- MPPA and NPML student Carolyn Amacher has a new position with the American Diabetes Association. As the Community Engagement Manager she generates financial and human resources to support the well being of those living with diabetes.
- MPPA 2011 graduate Enio Augusto Cardoso was approved for a Ph.D. program at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, in Political Sciences.
- NPML 2011 graduate Justine Collum was promoted to Development Director of EnergyCare.
- MPPA and NPML 2015 graduate John-Paul Knobloch accepted a position with Ascension as a Senior Solutions Specialist.
- NPML 2009 graduate Marci Mayer Eisen, the Director of the Millstone Institute at the Jewish Federation of St. Louis, is completing a Certificate in Professional Coaching through the College of Executive Coaching.
- NPML 2012 graduate Katie Jennings has accepted a position as the Donor Development Manager with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
- MPPA 2007 graduate Shaida (Dezfuli) Libhart moved from public sector planning to private sector planning. She says she has worked on some awesome projects in the last year, and also since getting her degree. She lives in Houston, Texas.
- MPPA 1999 graduate Susan Mason was made a Full Professor in the Department of Community and Regional Planning in the School of Public Service at Boise State University.
- MPPA 2013 graduate Lauren Masterson-Rodriguez, was promoted to Director, Retail Strategy at Express Scripts. “I now manage our retail strategy for our government business — I use my MPPA background all of the time!” she said.
- MPPA and NPML 2008 graduate Jim Schallom was awarded Outstanding Young Professional by the Association of Fundraising Professionals at National Philanthropy Day last fall.