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Jason Cannon ('98) is the Executive Director of Downtown Greensboro, Inc. He is also a graduate of the Institute of Political Leadership.
Stephen Diggs ('73) is currently a Senior Applications Engineer at Siemens Building Technologies. In the past, he has led the technical aspects of VistaScape's expansion after being purchased by Seimens Building Technologies. This responsibility has provided him the exciting opportunity of traveling to China on more than one occasion. Stephen resides outside of Atlanta, GA since 1979.
Neal Dixon ('88) is the director of the Office of the Tax Collector for Mecklenburg County where he has worked for over 10 years. Neal is also active in the North Carolina Tax Collection Association as an officer and works on legislative issues through the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners. He currently lives in Huntersville, NC.
Grant Duffield ('94) is currently the Director of Insurance and Medical Services for the State of South Carolina. He is a member of the Greek Alumni Board at UNCG.
Christine Franklin ('78) is a senior lecturer and a Lothar Tresp Honoratus professor in the Statistics Department at the University of Georgia. Her recently published work is entitled, "Preparing Students and Teachers to Navigate the Data Stream."
Patrick Griffin ('03) works in Sales for Mobile Mini, a company that rents and sells storage containers and office space for construction projects.
April Hutchinson Harris (MPA '01) works as an independent contractor in Community & Economic Development. Her new business is called New City Ventures.
James Hauser ('08) received his MA in Latin American Studies from Georgetown University in 2012. He is currently a Legislative Assistant for Congresswoman Gloria Negrete McLeod.
Denise Horn ('93) is an assistant professor of Political Science and teaches in the International Affairs Program at Northeastern University in Boston. She received a PhD in Political Science from Rutgers University in 2005. She currently has a publication in progress entitled, "Democratic Governance and Social Entrepreneurship: Civic Participation and the Future of Democracy."
Micah Huggins ('02) graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill Law School in 2006, and passed the NC Bar Exam in 2008. He is employed by Carolina Legal Solutions and previously worked in the Guilford County Office of the Public Defender.
Katie Hughes ('06) served a term with the American Red Cross through the Americorps program in Charlotte, NC. She obtained her Masters in Criminology, Law and Society with a concentration in Crime Policy at George Mason University in December 2012. Katie then joined Development Services Group, Inc. as a Research Assistant, where she researches evidence-based programs and practices.
Tiffany Ebron Hunter ('93) completed her Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership in 2007 and is now the Dean of Education at Florida State College at Jacksonville.
Daryn Iwicki ('07) worked in Florida where he served in Governor Rick Scott's Administration and was the North Florida Regional Field Director for the Republican Party of Florida. He was responsible for organizing a comprehensive voter outreach and turnout operation for Governor Mitt Romney in the 2012 election. For the past year, Daryn has served as the State Director of Americans for Prosperity Foundation New Jersey.
David Kelly ('08) is an Administrative/Program Associate for the Land, Water & Wildlife program at North Carolina's Environmental Defense Fund. He has recently completed the NC State MPA program in Raleigh.
Michael Kilgore ('05 ) completed his law degree at Liberty University Law School. Between 2009 and 2011, Michael worked for the Department of Justice in Washington, DC in the Tax Division, Western Criminal Enforcement Section. Currently, he teaches at Liberty University within the Public Policy Masters Degree Program.
Shaune' Langston ('99) transitioned to law school at Northwestern University after graduating from UNCG. She later worked for a law firm in Indiana before moving to Northern Virginia as a real estate/corporate attorney at Washington, DC's largest firm, Hogan & Hartson LLP. She resides there with her three sons and husband of 12 years and is the owner of The Langston Law Firm, PLLC.
Alan Lepore ('11) works as an Administrative Assistant with the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) assisting the Regional Political Director and Hispanic Outreach Director. He lives in Los Angeles, California.
Steven Mandurano ('04) has served as the Director of Transportation Security Policy at the American Association of Airport Executives. In that position, Steven focused on the strategic communications of the Security Policy Department. Currently, he resides in Seattle and works as the Global Lead for marketing Communications and PR at Merchant Risk Council.
Casey Mann is the Executive Director of the North Carolina Democratic Party.
Melissa Midgett ('01) works as N.C. State Director for U.S. Senator Kay Hagan. She formerly worked for Senator Hagan in the General Assembly, was employed in Treasurer Richard Moore's campaign for Governor, and then returned to work on the Hagan campaign in 2008. She also won the 2014 Young Democrats of North Carolina Public Service Award!
Justin N. Outling ('05) graduated from Duke Law School in May '08. He then completed a one-year term working for federal district court Judge William O'Steen, Jr. in Greensboro. He and his wife, Cora, moved back from New York City where he had practiced corporate law. Justin now works for Brooks Pierce in Greensboro as an associate practicing in business litigation and arbitration.
Aislinn Sheehan ('06) is living in Washington, DC, and working as the Human Resources Manager for Alley Cat Allies, Inc.
Michael Smith ('86) is a Senior Software/Systems Engineer for an IT consultant that works for the Department of Defense. Presently, he resides in Fort Washington, MD.
Abigail Greeson Steelhammer ('91) previously worked as an Assistant Nurse Manager for the Medical-Surgical and Intensive Care Units for Presbyterian Hospital in Huntersville. In addition, she received her MHA/MBA from Pfeiffer University. She currently works as the Manager for Clinical Documentation Improvement at Novant Health since 2008.
Melissa Westmoreland ('06) received her law degree from Elon University School of Law in 2012. In 2009, she was one of only 12 students from her class to become an Elon Law Leadership Fellow. Melissa won first place in Elon Law's 2010 Intramural Moot Court Competition and advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2011 Charleston School of Law National Moot Court Competition. Melissa is currently working as an Associate Attorney at Brock & Scott, PLLC in Raleigh, NC.
Joseph Wineberry moved to the Knoxville, TN area after graduation. He now works for the American Red Cross as an Executive Assistant to the Regional Chapter Executive who runs the thirty-six county East Region of Tennessee.
Andrew Winternitz ('99) is the Senior Country Director for Japan in the Office of the Secretary of Defense.