Kyle Cherrick '08 started working in the solar power industry as a student in Eller's McGuire Entrepreneurship Program. He earned a degree in entrepreneurship and marketing and is now the head of business development at Pick My Solar. Read more about Kyle's career path and lessons he's learned along the way.
Charlie Peck '11 earned his degree in business management and now works as the trading team lead at TCI Wealth Advisors. He continues to support the UA as a chapter counselor for Beta Theta Pi and former member of the Wildcat for Life Leadership Council.
Dimitrios Alexiou '96 graduated from the UA with a bachelor's degree in biology and is now the president and CEO of the Hospital Association of San Diego and Imperial Counties. Read more about his career and how the UA prepared him for his current role.
Amy Van Nice '99 was drawn to the UA's Interdisciplinary Studies program, which allowed her to major in Asian studies, French and political science. She now works in wildlife protection, counter trafficking and environmental education in Cambodia.
Julie Ragland '01 has 18 years of experience in the nonprofit sector and now works as the development director for the Rialto Theatre Foundation. She is also a capoeira instructor and an active member of the Tucson community. Read more about how Julie's degree in anthropology prepared her for her current role.
Heather Wood '98 has over 15 years of human resources and operations management experience. She graduated from the UA with a degree in business administration and now works as vice president of human resources at Spear Education. Read more about how she helps coworkers be successful in their roles.
Dari Trujillo '14 graduated from the UA with a degree in nutritional sciences and minors in chemistry and biochemistry. While at the UA, she also played on the women's rugby team. Dari now works with the UA School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences as a microbiology advisor.
Alex Arthur Ruff '06 '16 earned his bachelor's degree from the UA College of Education and a master's in geographic information systems and technology. He spent nine years as a high school science teacher prior to returning to the University of Arizona as project coordinator for Project NAVIGATE. Read more about his current role.
UA alumnus Steven P. Brown '78 is the general manager of Gold Coast Transit District. He oversees 200 employees and the operation of 56 buses in Western Ventura County, California. Read about how Steven's degree in public administration from the UA prepared him for his current role.
Samantha Riestenberg '11 works with government clients through a consulting firm in Washington, D.C. She earned a bachelor's in political science with a minor in French. Read more about Samantha's current role and the experiences through the UA that helped her get there.