Alumni Admission Network

Alumni are a source of valuable information to you during the admission process, offering insights into the Suffolk University community.

The Alumni Admission Network (AAN) is a group of alumni who have agreed to assist you with various aspects of the graduate school experience: navigating the application process, the graduate student life, the impact their graduate education at Suffolk had on their career, and more.

Please feel free to reach out to the alumni below with any questions you may have.

Want to join the network?  Find out how.

Administration of Higher Education (MEd)

Susan Aguiar, MEd '07
Academic Advisor
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Kyndra Angell, MEd '12
Leadership Programs Coordinator
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Matt Heiser, MEd '12
Resident Director
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Kassia Mercier, MEd '11
Academic Advisor
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Renee Pickel, MEd '13
Visiting Student Coordinator
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Kimberley Serpico, MEd '08
Assistant Director of IRB Operations
Harvard School of Public Health
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Communication:
Integrated Marketing (MA)

Heather Berkowitz, MA '12
Social Media Coordinator and Community Manager
Mercedes-Benz of Boston
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Paul Weston, MA '11
Senior Product Manager
Constant Contact
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Communication:
PR & Advertising (MA)

Erin Phares, MA '13
Director, Marketing and Patient Recruitment
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Aubrey Valley, MA '06
Senior Associate Director, Alumni Relations
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
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Crime & Justice Studies (MS)

Catherine Arpin, MS '12
Merchandising Manager
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Jennifer Sturman, MS '13
Evaluation Associate
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Erin Cournoyer, MS ‘15
Doctoral Candidate/Research Assistant
UMASS Boston
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Taia Thompson, MS ‘15
Assistant Program Director
Eliot Community Human Services
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Interior Architecture (MA) - formerly Interior Design

Seyedeh Abtahi, MA '13
Lighting Designer
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George Little, MA '12
Project Planner
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Maria Morrissey, MA '12
Project Manager / Institutional Project Coordinator
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Jennifer Smith, MA '13
Interior Architect/ Designer
H&A Architects, Inc.
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Patty Zerhusen, MA '13
Interior Designer
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Mental Health Counseling (MS)

Franchesca Stocker, MS '09
Educational Psychologist
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Political Science (MS)

Hilary Manuel, MS ‘11
Advancement Coordinator
University of New England
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Merideth Power-Ayer, MS '08
Senior Program Coordinator
Suffolk University Political Research Center
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Public Administration (Master's) / Political Science (MS)

Jessica Finocchiaro, MPA/MS '13
Analyst
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Accounting (MS)

Hui Chen, MSA '10
Senior Treasury Analyst
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Ying Li, MSA '11
Audit Senior
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Adriana Masnyj, MSA '12
Associate Financial Analyst
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Xiaohui Zhong, MSA '10
CFO
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Executive MBA

Thomas Ackerman, EMBA '13
Director of Business Development
Vectronix Inc. A Safran Company
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Danyi Wen, EMBA '05
President & CEO
Shanghai LIDE Biotech Co., Ltd.
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Finance (MS)

Hassan Baami, MSF '14
Vice President of Finance and Administration
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Healthcare Administration (Master's)

Yessica Arias, MHA '14
Sr. Administrative Associate
Boston Children's Hospital
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MBA

Hassan Baami, MBA '13
Vice President of Finance and Administration
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Paul Bombara, MBA '08
Senior Accountant
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Christopher Colon, MBA '13
Project Manager
MovePlanGroup
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Francesco Daniele, MBA '04
Director
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Jeremy Eisemann, MBA '11
Corporate Counsel
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Ashley Heller, MBA '13
Change Management Consultant
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William Herron, MBA '08
Application Analyst
First Data Corporation
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Jason Iovanna, GMBA '13
Senior Financial Analyst
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Samai Jusu, MBA '14
Senior Consultant
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Brad MacDougall, MBA '09
VP - Government Affairs
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Jamie Manning, MBA '11
Manager of Financial Planning; CEO and Co-founder of SnagaStool
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Andrew Masnyj, MBA '14
Data Analyst / Business Intelligence Developer
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Kenneth Mooney, MBA '80
Managing Director
Citizen's Bank
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Michael Niccoli, MBA '13
Owner/CFO
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David Ortendahl, MBA '07
Director, Corporate Relations
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
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Stacy Avagianos, MBA '11
Senior Client Service Manager
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.
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Kacie Vivo, MBA '08
Audit Associate
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MBA / Finance (MS)

Christopher Paglia, MBA/MSF '14
Manager - Operations Finance Business Partner
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MBA / JD

Kelly Hollister, MBA / JD '14
Legal & Compliance Department
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Public Administration (Master's)

Nefrediezha Barbel, MPA '12
Deputy Supervisor of Elections
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Steven Belec, MPA '12
Director, Consumer Services - Division of Insurance
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Juliet Berk, MPA '13
Financial and Operations Manger
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Katherine Donell, MPA '09
Coordinator Stevens Service Learning Center
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Austin Hodge, MPA '14
Public Policy Manager
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Jenny Joseph-Hayle, MPA '13
Policy & Fiscal Analyst
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Laura Piscopo, MPA '14
Director of Administration, Department of Veterans' Services
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William (Billy) Robinson, MPA '12
Seminarian, Saint John's Seminary
Air Force Chaplaincy Program
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Martha Taylor, MPA '12
Policy Analyst
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Stephanie Wanamaker, MPA '10
Associate Financial Representative
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Public Administration (Master's) / Political Science (MS)

Jessica Finocchiaro, MPA/MS '13
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Taxation (MS)

Lenny Cipolla, MST '11
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Girdhari Mal, MST '12
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Susan McCarthy, MST '95
CPA / Business Consultant
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