University of Vermont


Washington D.C. Career Networking Night

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
6:00 - 8:00pm
Venable LLP
575 7th St. NW
Washington, DC

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

  • Expand your professional network with more than 40 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!

$10 registration fee. Professional dress. Light refreshments.

Register at Washington D.C. Networking Night Registration Form or call 1-888-458-8691.


6:00-6:15pm    Registration and Refreshments
6:30pm             Program Welcome and Kick-off Speaker
7:00pm             Networking Reception


Alumni from various fields and career paths will be available to share insights and answer your questions one-on-one. Here is a sneak peak at some of the alumni networkers joining us.


Maya Brown, American University

Lisa Jacobson ‘92, Business Council for Sustainable Energy
Johanna Polsenberg ‘91, Conservation International
Sam Quinn ‘11, AtSite Inc.
Jennifer Swain ‘09, G'14, Rainforest Alliance

Morgan Thommen ‘07, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Jeff Zinn ‘67, Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress

Mark Falcone ‘76, Self-employed Massage Therapist, retired USDA
Anese Irick ‘12, Dominion Youth Services
Molly Kelly-Yahner ‘11, Herbalife Nutrition
Lauren McLaughlin ‘08, National Cancer Institute (NIH)

Michael Cone ‘07, Themis PLLC
Laura Fionda ‘04, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Emily Florio ‘04, Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner
Shayna Camp ‘12, Crowell & Moring LLP

Marketing & Media
Laura Bernardini '95, CNN
Tom Dionesotes ‘11, NGP VAN
Katherine McClintic ‘10, LivingSocial
Kristen Rachinsky ‘96, CEB

Nonprofit & International
Jessie Kalsmith ‘03, Fintrac
Bill Bright ‘91, Boys & Girls Clubs of America
Julia Drost ‘08, International Center for Research on Women
Josh Neirman ‘09, Housing Unlimited, Inc.
Yehuda Sugarman ‘02, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network

Michael Lawliss ‘14, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders
Micheala Yarnell ‘13, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders

Technology & Engineering
Carl Chaffatt ‘12, eIntern
Burton Putrah ‘09, Arlington County, Virginia
Erin Wood ‘14, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Trade Associations
Cary Frye ‘82, International Dairy Foods Association
Katie O'Neill ‘11, U.S. Travel Association

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.

Last modified November 30 2015 03:05 PM