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The Career Development Center (CDC)
Located on the second floor of Glendening Hall (211), the CDCenter is a great resource for professional/graduate school research, career exploration and internship/employment opportunities.
The Seahawk Opportunity Network is the Career Center's internal job and internship database, designed to enable students and alumni to easily connect with local, regional, and national employers. Check it out!
Class of 1999
Alison Beach is a human resources generalist at euler Hermes ACI.
John Fischer is a pilot for US Airways.
Calley (Leimbach) Goostree is a family services careworker for the St. Mary's Dept. of Family Services.
Alise Nacson received an MPH from GWU in 2004. She has worked as a Research Associate for the United BioSource Corporation's Center for Health Outcomes Research and is currently an analyst for the US Government Accountability Office.
Jessica Romano earned her Masters in Education/Teaching from Old Dominion University in 2003. She is a teacher at Fairfax Publics Schools.
Robert Stout is a senior graphic designer for Hogan & Harstobn, LLP.
Pete Sweigard is The Baltimore Sun's Director of audience Engagement & Mobile Manager.
Gia Trionfo is a partner at Proven, Inc. (a certified 8(a) and MBE Consulting, Staffing and Solutions firm that provides flexible consulting and contingent staffing solutions in the areas of Life Sciences, Technology, Finance, Accounting, Human Resources and Operations Support on a direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract basis.)
Class of 1998
Monica Bell earned her Master's degree from George Mason University. She is an ESOL and elementary Teacher for Fairfax County Public Schools.
Alex Czopp earned a PhD in Experimental Social Psychology from the University of Kentucky in 2004. After spending four years at the University of Toledo, he is now in the Department of Psychology at Western Washington University in Bellingham, WA. He teaches courses on social psychology, statistics, and research methods. His research examines issues related to stereotyping and prejudice.
Heather Davis earned her MAT in Early Childood Education from Towson University in 2003. she is a pre-K teacher for the Chesapeake Academy.
Kara Donadlson earned her J.D. from the University of Baltimore in 2002. She is an adjunct professor and works for the Office of the Public Defender. She also has a personal side business, Dynamic Properties and Contracting, LLC.
Michele Ehler completed her Master's in I/O Psychology at the University of Wisconsin in 2001. She is an Implementation leader (for Global Emplyee Surveys) at The Dow Chemical Company.
Kerry Haffey earned her PhD from Auburn University in 2005. She is an outpatient therapist for East Alabama Mental Health.
Timothy Herzog completed his Ed.M. at Boston University in 2000 and then pursued a PsyD at Loyola College. He is the head sailing coach at Loyola College.
Jack Levinson is an Institutional Relations Recruiter for The Washington Center.
Charles Martino pursued coursework towards an MSW at UMD,B. He is a College Access Program Specialist for the College Bound Foundation.
Jessica (Deucthman) Mohler earned a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Loyola College. She is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine, the Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association. As a Lieutenant with 3 more years committed to the military, Jessica moved Jacksonville, FL in July 2005 where she was stationed at the Naval Air Station Hospital.
Leonie Pickett earned her M.Div. in 2006 from the Starr King School for Ministry.
Deborah Pollack received a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from Duquesne University in 2006. She is is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY and a Clinical Psychologist in private practice. Deb says,
"If any students are interested in Duquesne Univ, please have them contact me at email@example.com. I was a psych/phil double major and it was the perfect program for me - and I only found out about it on the recommendation of Dr. Glidden!"
Karen Schroll earned her MS in survey methodology from UMCP in 2004. She is a Senior Study Director at Westat.
Dana (Schropp) Veitch started as an intern with NAVAIR under the outstanding scholar program and is currently a GS13 contract specialist at the Naval Air Station in Lexington Park. She earned an M.S. in Management from the Florida Institute of Technology in 2000. Dana is responsible for procuring hardware and services for the V-22 Osprey program.
Class of 1997
Anne Britner earned a Certificate in Digital Design from Cororan College of Art and Design in 2001. She is the Creative Director for Laterax Recordings BV.
Brian Doss earned his PhD in Clinical Psychology from UCLA in 2004. He is now an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Miami.
Viki (Johnson) Hook works as a Research Applications Programmer for The Center for Naval Analysis Corporation in Alexandria, VA.
Ryan Voegtlin earned is MS in School Counseling from Johns Hopkins University in 2001 and is currently a Pupil Personnel Worker for the Anne Arundel County Public School System.
Class of 1996
Emily Lewis is a Web Designer for Pitney Bowes.
Class of 1995
Lauren (Matukaitis) Broyles earned her Bachelor's of Science, Nursing from Johns Hopkins University in 1998 and her PhD in Nursing from Univ. of Pittsburgh in 2008. She completed a Postdoctoral fellowship in Health Services Research, 2008-2010 and received the VA Career Development Award, (analogous to NIH K-award) 2010-2011. She is now a Research Health Scientist for the Center for Health Equity Research & Promotion of the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System. Her program of research focuses on how to improve how clinicians identify and manage alcohol misuse in hospitalized patients. (Alcohol misuse is comprised of the spectrum of alcohol use from hazardous drinking all the way through to alcohol use disorders.) Specifically, she examines the effectiveness of nurse-led alcohol screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for reducing alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems among Veterans. She is currently living in Pittsburgh, PA with her husband John, and 2 children: Zoe and Elliott.
Robin (Veidt) Manson earned a BS in Nursing from Johns Hopkins University in 1997, and her MD from the University of Maryland 2004. She is an oncology fellow at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.
Class of 1994
Bridgid Cahill earned a Ph.D. in Clinical-Community Psychology at the University of South Carolina in 2002. After completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Rochester's Counseling Center, she joined the faculty. Brigid's clinical specialty areas include working with survivors of trauma (especially childhood abuse and sexual assault), and with individuals diagnosed with personality disorders. She values group therapy, and enjoys leading groups including interpersonal process groups, trauma groups, and DBT skills groups. She teaches a seminar on professional development and takes pleasure in supervising therapists in training. Additionally, she currently has a small private practice. She is married to psyc alum Michael Rozalski '94.
Melinda Garbus earned her MA in Social Work at Smith College in 2000. She is a clinical social worker at Johns Hopkins Hosptial.
Cara Peacock earned her MSW from UMD,B in 1996. she is a Supervisor of Social Services at Creative Adotpions, Inc.
Michael Rozalski is an Associate Professor at the School of Education at Binghamton University, where he teaches graduate level courses on how to educate students with behavior problems. His research interests include classroom and school-wide supports and legal issues related to students with disabilities. He is married to psyc alumna Brigid Cahill '94.
Christopher Sarampote earned his PhD in Clinical Psychology from George Mason University in 2000 and is now a Program Officer for the National Institute of Mental Health.
Leslie Simms earned her MS in Clinical Psychology from Howard University in 1997. She is a School Psychologist for PGCPS.
Jeff Walden earned both his Psy.D. in Neuropsychology from the Widener University Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology and his MBA in Business / Health Care Administration from the Widener University School of Health and Medical Service Administration in 2001. He is a Program Director / Neuropsychologist for the Florida Institute for Neurologic Rehabilitation.
Class of 1993
Jennifer Abita is an accounts payable specialist for The Humane Society of the United States.
Robert Baldwin earned his MA in Special education at the George Washinton University in 1997. He is a special education teacher for Stafford County Public Schools.
Donald Barto is an audio engineer/sound designer for Soundriven, Inc.
Anne Marie Himmelheber Brady received a PhD in Psychobiology from The Ohio State University in 2000. Following graduate school, she completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Albany Medical College, where she learned to directly measure the electrical activity of neurons in rats' brains. In '04, she became an Assistant Professor of Psychology at SMCM, and also participates in the Cross-Disciplinary Minor in the Neurosciences. Her research here focuses on the neurobiological basis of schizophrenia and drug addiction, through the measurement of behavior, and the assessment of neuroanatomical structure and function.
Nathan Derr earned his Masters in Clinical Psychology from Towson University in 1998 and went to earn an MBA from Loyola. He is a product manager at BP Solar.
Pamela (Hagins) Fuller is a paralegal with the Office of the Attorney General representing the Maryland Environmental Service. She earned an M.S. in Criminal Justice from University of Baltimore in 1995, and a Certificate of Paralegal Studies in 2000.
Jennifer (Freiert) Giambrone earned her MS in Psychology from Nova Southeastern University in 1996 and her Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology from the same institution in 2000. She is a Psychologist III for the MS State Hospital Community Services Division.
Anne (Dalecki) Greene earned her Masters of Education from Sprigfield College in 1998. She is a software release manager for Cisco Systems.
Nellie Power earned her MSW specializing in Psychiatric Social Work w/ Families & Children from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 1995. She is currently the Program director of the Baltimore Child & Adolescent Crisis Response System.
Karen Trudeau earned her Masters in Curriculum & Instruction from Westen MD College in 1998. She is a teacher for SMCPS.
Stephanie (Warren) Wilder is an ad network representative.
Kristine Willing is a Senior Account Manager for Prometric.
Class of 1992
Micheal L. Dent is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University at Buffalo, SUNY studying acoustic communication in animals. She received her M.S. in Integrative Neuroscience from the University of Maryland, College Park in 1996 and her Ph.D. from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2002. She then went on to complete a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School in the Physiology Department before obtaining her current position at UB.
Holly Bamber Huntley earned her MS in Applied Behavioral Science from Johns Hopkins University in 1995. She is currently a Global Chief Learning Officer for CSC.
Patrick Vargas received his PhD in Social Psychology in 1997 from Ohio State, where he also minored in Quantitative Psychology and Cognitive Psychology. He spent a year as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of New South Wales, in Sydney, Australia, and moved to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1998. Patrick is currently an Associate Professor of Advertising, with appointments in the Department of Psychology, and the Institute for Communications Research at the University of Illinois.
Class of 1991
Nandi [Sharon] Crosby received a PhD in Sociology from Georgia State University in 1999. She is currently an Associate Professor of Sociology at California State University, Chic.
David Ring is a Behavior Management Specialist for the Calvert County Public School System. He has an M.Ed. in Counseling and Administration.
Lori (Smoker) Young received her M.S. in Counseling, specialization in college counseling, from Shippensburg University (PA), in 1993 and is currently the Associate Director & Student Employment Coordinator with the Center for Career Development at Kalamazoo College.