Department of Mass Communication and Communication Studies
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Brandi Bottalico '14 is a general assignment reporter at The Maryland Gazette.
Kaitlin Newman '14 is freelancing for The Baltimore Sun.
Mariah Oates '14 is an Inventory Specialist with Sinclair Broadcast Group.
Nicole Bock '13 is an Associate at Mindshare, a global advertising agency in New York City, doing media planning for print, radio and TV campaigns.
Erica Dreher '13 is an assistant buyer in national video activation on the Pfizer account for Carat, a media agency in New York City.
Lauren Grimsley '13 is a marketing associate at Vocus, developing leads to drive sales opportunities and gathers business intelligence on companies, leads and prospects.
Alison Jarvis '13 is a technical recruiter at Insight Global Inc., an IT staffing firm in Baltimore.
Jazmine Johnson '13 is an editorial assistant at SparkAction, an online journalism and youth advocacy non-profit.
Janet Krater ’13 is a customer service associate at PNC Bank.
Samantha Lozano '13 is assistant account executive at Nevins & Associates, supporting multiple accounts in media relations, event planning, research, writing and social media.
Rachel Nugent '13 is an account coordinator at DBC PR + New Media, a public relations agency, assisting with consumer brand accounts.
Brittany Oliver '13 is a communications associate at the ACLU of Maryland, providing support in social media, multi-media advocacy campaigns, public outreach events and more.
Kate Ronan '13 is a small business account manager at Vocus maintining relationships with existing customers.
Timothy Sanders, Jr. '13 is a junior interactive strategist for MGH, a marketing agency in Owings Mills, Maryland.
Alena Schwarz '13 is a copy editor at The Island Packet.
Jenay Scribner-Brown '13 is an administrative student trainee at the United States Attorneys, Equal Employment Opportunity Office for the Department of Justice.
Victoria Sydnor '13 is a public affairs officer at the Comptroller of Maryland.
Ethan Tome '13 is a production coordinator at Branderati, a digital agency in New York City.
Brianne Young ‘13 is a campaign specialist at The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society in Owings Mills, Md.
Sarah Anderson '12 is a marketing assistant at Liberty Property Trust supporting corporate marketing efforts in Maryland.
Chelsea Boice '12 is public relations coordinator at the National MS Society, National Capital Chapter.
Dinah Brennan '12 is an executive assistant for Finger Lakes Workforce Investment Board, Inc., handling office operations and public relations, and working with the board’s marketing committee.
Johanna Butler '12 works with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation hosting school and univeristy events.
Danielle Calogera ’12 is an account executive in public relations and social media at Coburn Communication in New York City.
Michael Cheslock '12 is an administrative coordinator at Johns Hopkins University, working for the office of Principal Gifts writing briefings, drafting correspondence to donors and updating the online database.
Erica Croce '12 is a marketing and events manager at Mad River Bar & Grille, a restaurant in Federal Hill, Baltimore.
Rachel Cronauer '12 is an executive assistant to the CEO of Koncepts Marketing assisting Baltimore City doctors with billing, accounting and employees.
Logan Dilts '12 is in charge of sales and marketing for Brandywine Disposal, Inc., and is the executive assistant for Brandywine Sand and Gravel Company.
Jared Ferguson '12 is a federal account executive at Accu-Tech Corporation, selling wiring solutions to federal end users, integrators and contractors.
Amanda Frye '12 is a marketing manager at Mission Media in Baltimore, directing interactive and print advertising projects, and rebranding and identity projects.
Katrina Garcia '12 is a public & community relations coordinator at Ratner Companies assisting in cause marketing initiatives for all Ratner brands.
Amanda Guagliardo '12 is an editor at eReleases Press Release Distribution Services, a distribution partner of PR Newswire.
Laura Hager '12 is the assistant account executive at Nevins & Associates PR.
Chelsea Herskovitz '12 is an admissions counselor for Youth for Understanding in Bethesda, Md.
Laura Hyatt '12 is a Marketing Coordinator at The Bozzuto Group.
Nicole Martineau '12 is an associate publicist at Media Connect in Washington, D.C.
Kaila Miller '12 is an admissions counselor and recruiter at Towson University.
Lauren Modica '12 is a department manager for Target and is attending grad school at John Hopkins University.
Kerri Norris ’12 is account executive for 98 Rock and Ravens Radio in Baltimore.
Jenna Pellegrino '12 is an account manager at Insight Global.
Kristina Ramos '12 is a communications coordinator for WIN Family Services, a nonprofit organization.
Jordan Russell '12 is a production assistant at Fox 45 in Baltimore.
Samantha Sherer '12 is the marketing manager for Trout Daniel & Associates, a commercial real estate and property management firm in Baltimore, Md.
Lauren Slavin '12 is a news reporter for The Herald-Times in Bloomington, Indiana.
Christopher Smith '12 is working as an assistant producer at Gannett Co.
Matt Tennenbaum '12 is a digital ad traffic specialist at Sinclair Broadcast Group setting up, managing, and optimizing campaigns for television stations websites.
Ashley Ward '12 is working as a news tip specialist in the Viewer Communication Managment department of CNN in Atlanta, Ga.
Lydia Yodie '12 is a business development & marketing executive at a technology design firm responsible for CRM database development and contact research, marketing material production and design capabilities and managing nationwide business development initiatives.
Alyssa Zauderer '12 is a writer and assignment editor for WPIX-TV, the CW affiliate in NYC. After graduation, she worked as an associate producer and assignment editor for NBC Connecticut, where she was part of the Peabody Award winning team that covered the Sandy Hook Elmentary School shooting.
Jillian Benna '11 is a digital client service representative at MTV Networks.
Stacie Blanke '11 is an account executive at DBA Public Relations in New York City.
Christopher Brandow '11 is an account executive for Centron, a healthcare communications agency.
Chelsea Brewster '11 is an associate director of account management at the Media Innovation Group located in New York overseeing existing client accounts and improving internal strategy to help win new business.
Erin Buddemeyer '11 is a marketing coordinator with North American Title Company creating newsletters and flyers, maintaining Facebook and Twitter sites and attending real estate trade shows and conventions.
Danielle Burton ’11 is a sales floor team leader at Target where she leads a team of 250 employees.
Amanda Cohen '11 is a business development and capture manager at Powertek Corporation.
John Custer '11 is a medical device sales associate with Zimmer (the world's No. 1 musculoskeletal company) selling medical equipment and consulting with orthopedic surgeons.
Courtney Fischer '11 is an account executive at The Leffler Agency in Baltimore.
Amanda Friedberg '11 is a healthcare recruiter for TEKsystems assisting healthcare clients nationwide with global services and healthcare IT solutions.
Frank Fusco '11 is a copywriter at Goodby, Silverstein & Partners in San Francisco.
Erica Glotfelty ’11 is communications and website manager for the Outdoor Advertising Association of America where she manages social media and assists with marketing.
Lauren Greenberg '11 is a digital development coordinator at This Old House, part of Time Inc.
Daniel J. Gross '11 is a crime reporter for the Herald-Journal in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Josh Flynn '10 launched Bowie Patch before becoming an account executive at the web design firm Ignition 72. He is also a part-time producer at WBAL radio.
Lauren Gallagher '10 is an account coordinator at MGH, a full service advertising agency.
Emily Hawse '10 is a senior talent acquisition specialist in the Human Resources & Recruiting Department at Brown Advisory in Baltimore, Md. She is responsible for hiring investment professionals including Finance, Economics and Business majors.
Chelsea Hunt '10 is a user experience analyst for the National Geographic Society.
Lisa Janik ‘10 is a senior media strategist at 24/7 Media Inc.
Kristen Lowenwirth '10 is a HR program and compliance specialist at Infogroup focusing on affirmative action, communication and branding, job description creation and policy management.
Brittany Lyle '10 is a proposal coordinator at Powertek Corporation in Rockville, MD.
Christina Madaras '10 is a marketing specialist at Lafayette Federal Credit Union in Kensington, Md.
Melissa Madigan '10 is a certified event planner and the marketing and events coordinator for Wilkins Automotive in Glen Burnie.
Marisa Manning '10 is a marketing analyst in branded entertainment network sales at NBC Universal in New York City.
Kara Manos '10 is a marketing consultant for Vocus, Inc., a cloud marketing and PR software company in Beltsville, Md. She is also the founder and editor of the D.C. based beauty blog, Politics of Pretty.
Danielle Marmorale '10 is a product manager for Macy’s Merchandising Group at LFUSA overseeing product design, development and commercialization.
Ida Martin '10 is a reception coordinator for the Career Management Center with the Columbia Business School.
Mike Miller '10 is the Indiana University basketball and football beat writer at The Herald-Times in Bloomington, Indiana.
Melissa C. Novak '10 is a graduate assistant and online relations/web editor at Rowan University, graduating with a M.A. Public Relations in May 2012.