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Timothy Robb ’90 B.A. (PSc)

has joined World Insurance Associates LLC as general counsel. World Insurance Associates LLC is a national brokerage specializing in personal and commercial insurance lines, bonding, employee benefits, financial and retirement services and human capital management solutions.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Claire Rupert ’14 B.A. (IR)

is the country director for parts of Europe/ NATO in the office of the Regional Affairs Directorate, for the Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs. Rupert oversees foreign military sales cases for Italy, prepares senior leaders for engagements with their Italian counterparts, and serves as the main point of contact for the Italian air attaché to the U.S. in the Pentagon.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Joseph Serbun ’16 M.P.A.

has joined CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield of Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C., as a market research and customer insights consultant. Prior to this, Serbun served as a project manager and research lead for the federal elections team at Fors Marsh Group, a market research firm in Arlington, Va.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Charri Hern Shairer ’89 M.P.A.

joined Providence Community Housing, an organization that provides affordable homeownership in New Orleans, La.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Scott Shuster ’92 B.A. (PSc)

through his real estate company, 11 Development, completed the conversion of a church and rectory in Cambridge, Mass., into a single family residence and condominiums. In addition, Shuster has continued his 20-year relationship in a leadership role with the Jimmy Fund, an organization which raises funds for pediatric cancer research for the Dana Farber Cancer Institute in Boston

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Debra Rahmin Silberstein ’81 B.A. (Econ)

an estate planning attorney, was named Family/Elder Law Trailblazer by the National Law Journal, a periodical based in Washington, D.C.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Robert Simpson ’01 M.P.A.

has been confirmed to serve on the Empire State Development Board of Directors. Empire State Development promotes job creation and business development to create a strong and growing economy for the state of New York.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Robin Lamott Sparks ’91 M.P.A.

was named executive director of the Community Health Network of Connecticut Foundation.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Christopher R Sponn ’20 M.P.A.

is deputy workforce development director for Tompkins County, N.Y.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Roma Y Stibravy ’54 B.A. (IR/PSc)

founded and serves as president of NGO Sustainability, an organization whose mission is to “help preserve planet earth for future generations by advocating for and promoting environmental stewardship globally, together with government, business and civil society.”

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Michelle Thompson ’82 B.A. (PSt)

is a professor at the University of New Orleans in the Planning and Urban Studies Department. She was recently interviewed for the Business World article, “15 minute city in Noire de Paris,” where she describes the 15 minute city as an urban design that reduces carbon emissions, increases walkability and incorporates education and social needs within a reasonable distance from home. This model focuses where social and economic gaps occur in cities to provide more sustainable and equitable models of city life.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Debbie Truong ’14 B.A. (PSc)

joined the education reporting team at the Los Angeles Times. She has focused her reporting career on higher education and challenges facing universities in California.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Edward Yoshio Uechi ’08 M.P.A.

joined the United States Department of Labor as a federal project officer, charged with managing grants implemented by state governments and nonprofits.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Kathleen Walpole ’12 B.A. (Hist/PSt/PSc)

is the director of program strategy, impact and evaluation for Home HeadQuarters, a nonprofit housing and community development organization in Syracuse

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

David Whitmore ’06 M.P.A.

was named vice president for advancement, academic affairs at Syracuse University. In this position Whitmore will work closely with Vice Chancellor, Provost and Chief Academic Officer Gretchen Ritter, among others, to advance Syracuse University’s academic and research enterprise. Whitmore came to Syracuse from Cornell University, where he served as the associate vice president for major gifts and alumni affairs and development.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Jihoon Yu ’10 M.A. (PSc)/ ’14 Ph.D. (PSc)

is a commander in the Republic of Korea Navy. He is currently working as a research fellow at the Korea Institute for Defense Analyses. He is also a member of the Republic of Korea’s Navy task force on the CVX light aircraft carrier project.

December 14, 2022
Published in the Fall 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Faith Temiloluwa Abiodun ’12 M.P.A.

was appointed as executive director of the United World Colleges (UWC) in December 2021. UWC is a global movement that makes education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future.

June 13, 2022
Published in the Summer 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Dumisa Adams ’19 E.M.P.A.

has joined the Mohawk Valley Health System Medical Group as medical director and OB/GYN.

June 13, 2022
Published in the Summer 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Daniel Aman ’95 B.A. (Geog/IR)

was re-elected as town clerk for the town of Brighton, N.Y. Aman was first elected in 2011.

June 13, 2022
Published in the Summer 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective

Nancy Simoe Andrade ’11 M.P.A.

is studying for a Ph.D. in public health at Georgia State University while continuing her work as a health scientist with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

June 13, 2022
Published in the Summer 2022 issue of the Maxwell Perspective
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