Welcome to the OWU Alumni Partners Program!

Please see our extensive list of Alumni Partners who are eager to help students and fellow Alumni with their career and professional goals. The individuals on this page are happy to be contacted for 1:1 conversations, presentation invitations, and other engagements. Please click on their profiles to learn more and to see their contact details. We encourage students, faculty, Alumni, and staff to engage with these Alumni and form valuable OWU Connections.

Please feel free to refer additional Alumni to this program by emailing Leigh Mascolino, Director of Career Development, at lemascolin@owu.edu.


Alumni in Residence

Our Alumni in Residence are Alumni Partners who regularly volunteer in our Career Connection office to meet with students for resume writing, mock interviews, and more!


Bill McDonough ’74
President
Brand Matter
Columbus, OH
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Diana Roach ’72
Regional Recruiter and Senior Director (retired)
Various volunteer programs
Columbus, OH
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Mark Shipps ’70
Various environmental services positions (retired)
Columbus, OH
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Business


A.J. Alonzo ’13
Director of Marketing
DemandDrive
Boston, MA

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Eric Anderson ’96
Client Advisor & Branch Manager
Mercer Advisors
Gloucester, MA

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Matt Bixler ’78
Past Director of Product Management and Consulting
Sphera Solutions, Inc.
Denver, CO

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Diane Bizzarro ’12
Sr. Customer Success Lead
Miro
New York City, NY
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Denise Brenner ’00
Housing Operations Accountant
Delta Gamma Office of Housing &
Owner
Denise Brenner CPA LLC
Columbus, OH
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Peter Day ’85
Senior Vice President of Sales
RxSense
Ft. Washington, PA

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Doug Dean ’92
Assurance Partner
PwC
Mars, PA

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Cheyenne Hanson ’18
Insights Analyst
IRI
Columbus, OH
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Sarah Hartzheim ’14
Senior Director of Talent & Team
TCV
New York City, NY
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Thomas Hern ’71
Owner
Hern & Associates
Lexington, KY
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Chip Holcombe ’82
Director of Investor Relations
One Columbus (Columbus 2020)
Columbus, OH
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Taimour Khan ’09
Strategic Marketing Leader
Honeywell International Inc.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Jim Mendenhall ’73
Director of Philanthropy & Community Engagement
United Way of Delaware County
Powell, OH
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Christopher Musbach ’05
Executive Director – Portfolio Manager
JPMorgan
Indianapolis, IN

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Drew Pang ’15
Senior Manager, Corporate Development & Investor Relations
Everly Health
Columbus, OH

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Siravid Paler (Toby) Phongmekin ’16
Product Owner
Allegis Group
Columbus, OH
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Michael Pattison ’04
Relationship Marketing
Vail Resorts
Boulder, CO

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Bob Roach ’68
Wealth Management Advisor
Northwestern Mutual
Columbus, OH

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Robb Shrader ’10
Business Development Manager
LaSalle Network
Chicago, IL

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Kyle Sjarif ’11
Product Manager
CarMax
Richmond, VA
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Matthew Tabenken ’80
State Manager (ME/NH/VT)
Sazerac Company, Inc
Falmouth, ME

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Pat Tang ’17
Registered Representative
Western & Southern Life
Charleston, SC

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Zach Weaver ’11
Assistant Vice President
SIFMA
Brooklyn, NY

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Careers With Social Impact


Jan Carol Abraham ’83
Territory Manager
Wholesale Gift Industry
Washington, D.C. Metro Area

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Jai Chabria ’99
Managing Director
Mercury Public Affairs
Columbus, OH

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Sean Harris ’97
Attorney/Partner
Kitrick, Lewis, & Harris Co.
Worthington, OH
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Charlotte Hickox ’98
Owner
Magog Consulting
Columbus, OH
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Carrie Lippert Reinhardt ’94
Regional Administrator
Carolinas Region of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship /
Executive Assistant
Psychology For All
Davidson, NC

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Kenneth (Ken) Robinson ’95
Regional Disaster Officer
American Red Cross – Central & Southern Ohio Region
Columbus, OH

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Josh Sanders ’97
Partner
Calfee, Halter, & Griswold LLP
Granville, OH

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Dan Sharpe ’06
Vice President
The Columbus Foundation
Columbus, OH
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Kiran (Ron) Sitoula ’98
Senior Manager
U.S. Department of the Treasury
Indian Head, MD
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Rev. Shannon V. Trenton ’08
Senior Pastor
Church Hill United Methodist Church
Youngstown, OH

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Bryce Uzzolino ’16
Assistant Director, Corporate Partnerships
The National Brain Tumor Society
Hoboken, NJ

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Rachel Vinciguerra ’14
National Program Manager
Hello Neighbor
Pittsburgh, PA

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Benjamin (Ben) Hammett Walkuski ’07
Director, Individual Engagement & Philanthropy
Rheumatology Research Foundation
Atlanta, GA

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Brandi Weekley ’06
Partner
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Cleveland, OH

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Shondra Wygal ’94
Associate State Director, Outreach & Advocacy
AARP
Houston, TX

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Communications/Marketing


Areena Arora ’17
Graduate Student
Columbia Journalism School
New York City, NY

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Brianna La Croix ’18
Assistant Production Coordinator / Social Media Marketing
ABC Signature/Studios for Blackish
Owner
The Crafting Bee
Woodland Hills, CA

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Erika Hankins-Prantil ’11
Project Manager/Development Assistant 
Manning Publications
New York, NY

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Education


Stephen Alspaugh ’88
High School Principal
Bryan High School
Bryan, OH

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Meredith Lockhart-Neff ’15
Special Education Teacher
Bridgeway Academy
Columbus, OH

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Anthony M. Peddle ’14
Leadership Intern
Columbus City Schools
Columbus, OH

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Alexander Pacilio ’18
Social Studies Teacher
Columbus South High School
Columbus, OH

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Entrepreneurship


Kelly Augspurger ’06
Life, Long Term Care & Disability Insurance Specialist
Steadfast Insurance
Westerville, OH

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SJ Barakony ’98
Founder
SBSL
CCO
H7 Network
Brand Ambassador
Independent Consultant/Business Advisor
Central OH Small Business Development Center
Delaware, OH

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Avi Biswas ’14
Content Copywriter
Avi Biswas Content Services
Kolkata, IN
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Raymond Dackerman ’82
CEO
Seawind Technology LLC
Pittsburgh, PA; Indianapolis, IN

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Teresa Milner ’94
Freelance Financial Services Representative
Self-Employed
Delaware, OH

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Jordanne Wells ’07
Founder & CEO
Wise Money Women LLC
Cincinnati, OH

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Health


Tricia Labuda Bhat ’97, M.D.
Spring House Health
Alexandria, OH
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Alisa Blazek ’96
Business Owner
Kinesight Fitness
Dublin, OH

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William D. Hardie ’85, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

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James (Jimmy) Garner Johnson III ’08
Staff Veterinarian
St. Louis Zoo
Adjunct Assistant Professor
The Ohio State University
St. Louis, MO

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Jennifer LaPlante ’00
Trauma and General Surgeon
SSM Health St. Joseph Hospital
Saint Charles, MO

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STEM


Katherine Bates ’97
Associate Professor of Biology
United States Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, CO

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Selby Majewski Bean ’10
Naturalist
Cleveland Metroparks
Cleveland, OH

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Selma Duhović ’06
Scientist
Kebotix
Boston, MA

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Christina Eckert ’13
Infrastructure Engineer
VS&Co
Westerville, OH

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Jonathan Frey ‘84
Director & Product Portfolio Management at Molecular Imaging
Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.
Knoxville, TN

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Dr. Timothy Hawthorne ’03
Associate Professor of Geographic Information Systems
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL

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Kristen Lear ’11
Endangered Species Interventions Specialist
Bat Conservation International
Fort Collins, CO

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John Steele ’99
Technical Discipline Architect
Unified Communication & Contact Center
Raleigh-Durham, NC

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