University of Vermont


Washington D.C. Career Networking Night

Thursday, June 5, 2014
6:00 - 8:30pm
Loew’s Madison Hotel
1177 15th Street NW
Washington, DC

The Washington D.C. Career Networking Night connects you with UVM alumni working
representing a variety of career fields throughout Washington D.C.

  • Expand your professional network with more than 30 alumni networkers
  • Make connections in your field of interest
  • Learn how to network and job search effectively in Washington D.C.
  • Get advice from experienced professionals who live and work in the capital!

Professional dress. Light refreshments.

There is a $10 registration fee.
Closest Metro stops: McPherson Square, Farragut North, and Farragut West.
See the Metro Map.

Register TODAY at or by calling 1-888-458-8691.



6:00-6:15pm    Registration and Refreshments
6:30pm             Program Welcome, Keynote Speaker and Speed Networking
7:30pm             Networking Reception


Below are the names of some of the networkers who will be joining us.
Additional bio information can be found here.


Lisa Jacobson ’92, Business Council for Sustainable Energy
Heidi Keller ‘03, Office of Senator Carl Levin
Sam Quinn ’11, AtSite
Andrew Linowes '07, New West Technologies, LLC

Financial Services & Business / Commercial Development/ Real Estate
Megan Mercier Evans ’03, Deloitte Consulting
Meade “MJ” Berman ’93, Boundary Street Development
David Crowley ’87, Capital Properties Group
Adam Strochak ’87, Strochak Photography / Arlington Restoration Builders
Elizabeth Clough, ‘01, Rembert Pendleton Jackson Advisors


Michael Banyas ‘03, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mark Falcone ’76, U.S. Department of Agriculture (retired) / Certified Massage Therapist
Morgan Thommen ‘07, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
William McHale ’07, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Major Galloway III, ’93, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development


Anne Angarola ’10, IREX
Julia Drost ‘08, Amnesty International USA
Maddy Murphy Hall ’10, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Department of State
Katy Jones ’10, U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants
Jessie Kalsmith ’03, Fintrac
Gibbs Rehlan ‘01, Pact
David McGuire, The QED Group, LLC


Michael Cone ’07, Themis, PLLC
Laura Fionda ’04, United States Patent and Trademark Office
Emily Florio ‘04, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Natalie Cater Moffett ’97, Osborne Law Offices, P.C.
Jesse Gadson ’79, Law Offices of Jesse A. Gadson


William "Bill" E.  Bright ’91, Boys & Girls Club of America
Molly Checksfield ’11, Campaign to Strengthen Social Security & Social Security Works
Katie O’Neill ’11, Trust for the National Mall
Annalee Ash ‘76, Strengths DC
Christopher Morin, ‘90, CareFirst, Blue Cross Blue Shield


Thomas Cheney ’09, Office of Congressman Peter Welch
Molly Erin Kelly-Yahner ‘11, Heather Podesta + Partners
Khalil Munir ‘74, KNJ Strategic Partners
Ana Dru Ellis, ‘10, Office of Congressman Keith J. Rothfus (PA)


Technology & Online Marketplace
Trevor Nesbit ‘03, Center for Advancement of Informal Science Education
Andy Jones ‘07, American Fuel Alternative
Steve Wolbrom ‘05, FedBid


Marketing, Media & Design
Natalie DiBlasio ’12, USA Today
Deborah Lucci ‘87, National Geographic Society
Colin Moffett ‘97, Artemis Ward
Amanda Ryan ‘05, Marshall Moya Design
Elizabeth Schiffman ‘06, WealthEngine
Aline Peterson ‘07, Guidepost Consulting, LLC

For disability related accommodations, please call (802)656-3450 or email in advance.

This event is co-sponsored by the UVM Career Center & the UVM Alumni Association.

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