Connect with an Alumni Career Volunteer

Connect with an Alumni Career Volunteer

As industry experts, Alumni Career Volunteers offer a plethora of professional development resources and advanced level career support. Reach out to Sun Devil alumni to take your career to the next level!

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Monica Apodaca

Senior Marketing Manager


Monica studied Journalism and has expertise in public relations, relationship building, women in the workplace, and networking.

Anthony Baskovitz

Regional Sales Manager, Higher Ed

Parchment Inc.

Anthony studied Political Science, Certificate of International Relations Emphasis on Southeast Asia and has expertise in negotiating salary, managing others, business plan writing, building culture.

Aaron Bradbury

Operations Support Manager


Aaron studied Psychology, Human Systems Engineering and has expertise in graduate/professional school, career transitions, accessibility at work, leadership.

Alaysia Brown

Verifications Advocate


Alaysia studied Criminology, Criminal Justice and has expertise in criminal justice careers, teamwork, job searching, career transitions.

Jose Carrillo

Vice President, Employment Counsel

Western Alliance Bank

Jose studied Arts & Juris Doctor and has expertise in career changers, networking, first generation college graduates, interviewing.

Al Childress

Assistant Special Agent in Charge

IRS, Criminal Investigation

Al studied Accounting and has expertise in conflict resolution, teamwork, federal government, law enforcement, management.

Maranda Childress

Sr. Disability and Leave Manager


Maranda studied Criminal Justice, Organizational Management and has expertise in interviewing, resume writing, conflict resolution, ADAAA, FMLA compliance, management, human resources.

Melia Coury

Human Capital Management Consultant/Sales Rep.


Melia studied Marketing, Design Studies: Design Management, Dance and has expertise in personal branding, career change, verbal and written communication.

Pooja Dalvi

Investment Services Line Manager


Pooja studied Economics, Global Health and has expertise in networking, professional presence, interviewing, resume writing, managing others and diversity and inclusion.

Jordan Davis

Offline Marketer

Jordan studied Political Science and has expertise in entrepreneurship, negotiating salary, personal finance, marketing and advertising, career change.

Dina de Leon

May 2021 Master of Global Management


Dina studied Global Studies, Italian Minor, International Business Certificate and has expertise in skills assessment, salary negotiations, conflict resolution, graduate school public speaking, personal branding, community boards.

Joey Denoncourt

Assistant Principal

College View Elementary in Denver Public Schools

Joey studied Spanish Linguistics, Curriculum & Instruction: Critical Pedagogy and has expertise in managing others, LGBT+ in the workplace, working with low socioeconomic populations, education.

Kylee Eastman

Senior Designer

Creative Environments

Kylee studied Landscape Architecture and has expertise in teamwork, networking, resume tips, project managing, client relations.

Michael Einstein

Bird, Inc.

Michael studied Political Science, Emergency Management and Homeland Security and has expertise in verbal and written communication, time management, remote employees.

Megan Epley



Megan studied Arts History and has expertise in K-12, non-profit, entrepreneurship, women in the workplace.

Kaylee Eubanks


PaleoWest Archaeology

Kaylee studied Anthropology, Forensic, Anthropology, Archaeology, ART, Antiquities Trafficking and has expertise in career change, identity in the workplace, graduate school, archaeology.

Ryan Evans

Assistant General Counsel

Qdoba Restaurant Corporation

Ryan studied Management and has expertise in effective presentations, conflict management, informational interviewing, work/life balance.

Alexander Falkenstein

Investment Manager

Northern Trust

Ryan studied Finance and has expertise in community Involvement, service, networking, finance, investment industry.

Andy Forsell

Sr. Project Manager

Lockton Companies

Andy studied Marketing and has expertise in networking, time management, B2B Selling, consulting sales, community service.

Diego Gettler

Relationship Director


Diego studied Business Administration and has expertise in job search, networking, negotiations, career change, community Leadership.

Leslie Gilchrist

Sr. Director, Technology

NOC - West

Leslie studied Computer Information Systems and has expertise in women in Tech/STEM, motivating others, interview tips, career growth, managing.

Yalda Godusi


Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie

Yalda studied Global Studies and has expertise in law, service, networking, negotiation, giving back to community.

Nichole Hackbarth

Manager of the House Resource Pool, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit, and Voyager unit

Valley Children's Hospital

Nichole studied Nursing and has expertise in managing others, community involvement, nursing.

Leah Hill

Workforce Development Consultant


Leah studied Human Communication and has expertise in leadership, health care, professional development growth.

Luis Fernandez Intriago

Postdoctoral Fellow

Resources for the Future

Luis studied Economics and has expertise in graduate school, professional development, service.

Natalie Jensen

Master Coach and Lead Trainer

Excellence Coaching Resources

Natalie studied Family and Human Development and has expertise in internal motivation, career change, negotiation techniques, performance coaching.

Courtney Klein

Co-founder, Advisor to CEO, National Board Member


Courtney studied Nonprofit Leadership & Management and Masters in Nonprofit Studies and has expertise in entrepreneurship, women leadership, networking, managing others.

Veronica Lockwood

Talent Acquisition Manager

Govig & Associates

Veronica studied Business Communication and has expertise in job searching, networking, mock interviews, resume writing.

Alex Lynch

Multimedia Account Executive

Voice Media Group

Alex studied Human Communications, Human Small Business and has expertise in team building, work-life balance, positive thinking, social and career networking.

Jason Madison

Volunteer Consultant

Construyendo Comunidades Integrales

Jason studied Construction Management, Architectural Studies and has expertise in international relations, continuing education, construction industry, international business.

Alyssa May

Assistant Vice President, Corporate Functions Finance


Alyssa studied Criminal Justice & Finance, Business Administration and has expertise in conflict resolution, networking, financial services, interview tips.

Mitchelle Makanjuola

Strategy & Project Manager

CopperPoint Insurance Companies

Mitchelle studied Psychology & Biology, Public Administration/ Nonprofit.

Carletta Miller

Human Resource Associate

Dignity Health

Carletta studied Health Care Delivery and has expertise in continuing education, customer service skills, career change, networking.

Kyleen Miller

Social Worker

Chandler Unified School District

Kyleen studied Family and Human Development, Social Work and has expertise in leadership development, career change, career assessment, start-ups.

Michelle Mugge


Serenity Foundations, PLLC

Michelle studied Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Professional Counseling and has expertise in career transitions, counseling careers, graduate school, conflict resolution.

Caroline Ozer

Director of Selection

Northwestern Mutual

Caroline studied Mass Communications and Media Studies and has expertise in career changers, sales professionals, professional branding, financial services.

Tracey Pastor

Elementary School Principal

Loma Linda Elementary

Tracey studied Elementary Education, Bilingual and Multilingual Education and has expertise in networking, K-12 education, administration, work-life balance.

Adama Sallu

Director of Equity and Inclusion

Chandler Unified School District

Adama studied Educational Leadership and has expertise in diversity and inclusion, equity, education, professional development.

Joel Sciascia

EVP and General Counsel

The Rinaldi Group

Joel studied Architecture and Construction Management and has expertise in construction, law, engineering.

Larissa Simoncello

Anti-Financial Crime Analyst

Deutsche Bank

Larissa studied Global Affairs and Management and has expertise in Career path decision making, International jobs, H1B sponsorship, thirty second pitch, LinkedIn tips, Building your personal brand, finance and consulting careers.

Akanksha Singh

Data Analyst

Tata Consulting Services

Akanksha studied Business Analytics and has expertise in women in STEM, leadership, career transitions, resume building.

Ryan Smith

Founder MidMod Phoenix

Kastle Properties

Ryan studied Supply Chain Management, Spanish, International Business Certificate, Finance and has expertise in entrepreneurship, real estate, networking, negotiating, sales.

Angelica Vega- Foley

Vice President of Partner Success


Angelica studied Social Work/ Women’s Studies, Public Administration and has expertise in customer success, client services, career change and networking.

Genevieve Vega


Slalom Consulting

Genevieve studied Communication, Family Studies and has expertise in balancing career and family, diversity and inclusion, women in the workplace, graduate school, consulting.

Erin Weissman

Director, Sales Promotion

Disney Advertising Sales Local (ABC)

Erin studied Journalism, PR Concentration and has expertise in job search, Teamwork, Career Change, Media and Journalism.

Dallin Whitfield

Consultant & Content Manager


Dallin studied Business Law and has expertise in identity in the workplace, networking, relationship building, consulting.

Tim Williams

Sr. Investigator

FedEx Express

Tim studied Criminology & Criminal Justice and has expertise in law enforcement, corporate security, military, criminal justice, and networking.

Chad Wolver

Vice President

Bank of America

Chad studied Communication and Executive MBA and has expertise in finance, accounting, entrepreneurship, international careers, LGBTQ+ in the workplace, graduate school, leadership.

Sandra Yang Scirpo

Senior Director Strategy - Global Consumer Srvcs & Sales


Sandra studied Psychology, Supply Chain Management and has expertise in negotiations, branding, project management, goal setting.

Daniel Zlaket

Director of Operations

Bento Sushi

Daniel studied Communication, Global Management and has expertise in management, creating culture, cetworking, advising, coaching a team.