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1971
Tamie Bulow (BA Geography) is a consultant and the Registrar at Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival in Harlingen, TX.

1973
Terry Toy (PhD) is enjoying retirement in upstate New York, spending his summers fishing and his winters shoveling snow. Gotta love the Lake Erie lake effect snows!

1979
Jane Grogan (BA Environmental Science) is a personal brand coach and career transition counselor at Career Match, Inc. in Denver.

1980
McGraw Pat (BA Geography) is a physical scientist researcher and supervisor at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment in Denver.

1984
Douglas Towne (BA Environmental Science) is a writer, historian, hydrologist, and artist in Phoenix, AZ.

1991
David Anderson (BA Environmental Science) is Head of Geography at Eton College in Slough, United Kingdom.

Wayne E. Mayer (BA Environmental Science, 1991) is Founder and CEO of When Everything Matters, a sustainability consulting company integrating environmental thinking into key business strategy in Denver.

1992
Sarah (Brown) Blue (BA Geography) is an associate professor of geography at Texas State University in San Marcos, TX.

Paul Rodeck (MA) is a geospatial data scientist at Felsburg Holt & Ullevig in Denver.

1993
Buffy Quinn (MA) is an associate professor of chemistry and physical sciences at Onondaga Community College in Syracuse, NY.

1995
Paul Marr (PhD) is a professor in the Department of Geography and Earth Science at Shippensburg University in Shippensburg, PA.

Christopher Sutton (PhD) is a professor in the Department of Geography at Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL.

1996
Chelsey Baker-Hauck (BA Geography) is a marketing and communications strategist and principal consultant at CBH Brand Strategy, LLC in Denver.

Doug Clark (PhD) is retired from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and is currently teaching at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

1997
Joe Capesius (MA) is a supervisory hydrologist with the USGS Texas Water Science Center in Austin, TX.

Douglas Genzer (GIS Certificate) is GIS data administrator at the City and County of Denver.

1998
Deb Luchsinger (PhD) is a nuclear licensing specialist at NuScale Power in Morrison, CO.

1999
Christy Briles (BS Environmental Science) is an assistant professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado at Denver.

Keith Ratner (PhD) is a professor in the Department of Geography and Sustainability at Salem State University in Salem, MA.

Claudia Young Smith (BS Environmental Science) is an air pollution control permit engineer at the United States Environmental Protection Agency in Denver.

2001
Kal (Khalid) Rosa (BS Environmental Science) is a systems administrator at HealthCare Partners of Nevada and adjunct faculty in information technology at Regis College in Denver.

Abbey Wick (BA Geography, 2001; MA, 2004) is a newly tenured associate professor in the Department of Soil Science at North Dakota State University in Fargo, ND.

2002
Bill Boesch (MA) is a senior IT support specialist for the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Denver.

2003
Kyle Schlachter (BS Environmental Science) outreach coordinator at the Colorado Department of Agriculture.

Zachary Taylor (BS Environmental Science) is an assistant professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences and Studies at Berry College in Mt. Berry, GA.

2004
Michael Alonzo (MA) is an assistant professor of environmental science at American University in Washington, DC.

Heather Hicks (MS) is a GIS senior manager at Crestone Peak Resources and adjunct faculty in GIS at the University of Denver.

Katrina (Rewerts) Marzetta (BA Environmental Science, 2004; MA, 2011) is studying to become an acupuncturist in Denver.

2005
Bobby Bascomb (MA) is a managing producer for Public Radio International's Living on Earth in the greater Boston area.

Anita Kasch (BA Environmental Science) is a rethink waste project program manager at The Environmental Center in Bend, OR.

Greg Lake (BA Geography) is an international tax senior associate at KPMG US in San Francisco, CA.

Joanna D. Sánchez (MS) is a program manager at Excelencia in Education in Washington, DC.

2006
Lindsay Davis (BS Environmental Science) is Director of the Myocarditis Foundation in Rochester, MN.

Mindy Syfert (MA) is a resource information forester at Hancock Natural Resource Group in Charlotte, NC.

2007
Maria Caffrey (MA) is a climate scientist in Denver.

Megan A. Gall (MS) is the National Data Director for the Leadership Conference Education Fund in Washington, DC.

Ashley (Wells) Lovell (BA Environmental Science) is a chief impact officer at The Alliance Center in Denver.

Sheena (Evans) Rosenfeld (BS Environmental Science) is an environmental science and management professional in the Seattle area.

2008
Elthron Anderson (MS) is a geospatial technology and infrastructure assets manager at Southgate Water and Sanitation Districts in Denver.

Kevin Gilmore (PhD) is an archaeological program manager for HDR in Englewood, CO.

Leah Konrady (BA Geography) is President and CEO of One Region in Munster, IN.

Kristina Yamamoto (MS, 2008; PhD, 2012) is a geospatial analyst at Gro Intelligence, an agriculture data analytics company located in New York City.

2009
Ryan Abeloe (MS) is a GIS business analyst at Encana Corporation and adjunct faculty in GIS at the University of Denver.

Tilottama Ghosh (PhD) is a research scientist at the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Shitij Mehta (MS) is a lead product engineer at Esri in Redlands, CA.

2010
Jessica Perry Carr (BA Geography) is an associate director at the Sierra Business Council in Truckee, CA.

Jim Casey (MS) is a GIS and IT analyst for Douglas County in Castle Rock, CO.

Pascha Enzi (MS) is a GIS analyst for the Osage Nation Historic Preservation Office in Tulsa, OK.

Harry A. Katz (MA) is a mitigation specialist at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in Denver.

Darcy Lattof (BA Geography) is a director of development at Colorado Outward Bound School in Evergreen, CO.

Lauren Morse (MA) is an associate education editor, STEAM at Scholastic in New York City.

2011
Julia Butcher (BA Geography) is a client success manager at Grubhub in Denver.

Thomas Carroll (BS Environmental Science) is a senior project analyst at Emerson Automation Solutions in Denver.

Lauren (Barrows) Duncan (BS Environmental Science) is an abandoned mine restoration project manager at Trout Unlimited in Denver.

Tay Dunklee (BS Environmental Science) is a program administrator for the City and County of Denver.

Luke Kaim (BA Geography) is GIS Lead at WYCO Field Services in Denver.

2012
Bill Brenton (MA) is a GIS specialist at the American Red Cross in Boulder, CO.

Derek Aoki (BA Geography and Environmental Science) is a sea turtle field technician at the Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, FL.

Paul Donegan (BA Geography) is an associate at Clarion Associates in Denver.

Anne Ritter Dougherty (BA Geography) is an energy analyst for Cook Inlet Region, Inc. in Anchorage, AK.

Michael Swan (BA Geography) is a Master of City and Regional Planning candidate and Eagleton Fellow at Rutgers University in Jersey City, NJ.

2013
Sutapa Bandyopadhyay (PhD) is Planning and Program Development Manager at the Federal Highway Administration in Trenton, NJ.

Becky Brice (MA) is a PhD candidate and research associate at the Laboratory for Tree-Ring Resarch at the University of Arizona in Tucson.

2014
Tommy Crosby (BA Geography) is a food access team lead for Metro Caring in Denver.

Taylor Hafley (MA) is a teaching assistant at the University of Georgia in Athens, GA.

Lanna Magnolia (BA Geography) is an attorney and judicial law clerk for the Federal Judiciary in Minneapolis, MN.

2015
Trevor Allt (BA Geography) is an operations supervisor at FirstBank in Denver.

Rebecca Boyd (MS) is a GIS technician for the City of Spokane in Spokane, WA.

August Comstock (BA Geography and Environmental Science) is an analysis and operations manager at SmartyPants Vitamins in Los Angeles, CA.

John Davis (PhD) is an information technology specialist for the South Dakota Army National Guard in Sioux Falls, SD.

Junlin He (BA Geography) is a data scientist at Edison Energy, LLC in Boston, MA.

G. Thomas LaVanchy (PhD) is an assistant professor in the Department of Geography at Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, OK.

Meghan Mooney (MA) is a geospatial data scientist at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in Golden, CO.

Walter Scheib (MA) is a special projects and planning associate at Gary Community Investments in Denver.

Amir Siraj (PhD) is a postdoctoral research associate at University of Notre Dame in South Bend, IN.

Chelsea Warren (BS Environmental Science) is a communications coordinator for the City and County of Denver.

2016
Sydney Firmin (MA) is a data scientist at Alteryx in Denver.

Nicholas Gilroy (MS) is a geospatial data scientist at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden.

Natalie Knowles (BA Geography) is a PhD candidate in geography and environmental management at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada.

Augustus Kubiak (BA Geography) is pursuing a master’s degree in journalism at Edinburgh Napier University in Edinburgh, United Kingdom.

Kaela Martins (BS Environmental Science) is a manager at the Environmental Programs at Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) in Washington, DC.

Madeleine Meredith (BA Geography) is a technical writer for Ambarella, Inc. in San Francisco, CA.

Christian Nielsen (BA Geography) is a GIS specialist at the Nebraska Public Service Commission in Lincoln, NE.

Joseph Quintana (MA) is an academic success coach at the University of Wisconsin Extended Campus and an EdD student at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.

David Solberg (BA Geography) an assistant director at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Daniel Zimny-Schmitt (BA Geography, 2016; MA, 2018) is an energy and mobilities researcher at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, CO.

2017
Gretchen Bahr (BA Geography) is a senior geospatial technician for government navigation programs at Jeppeson Boeing in Denver.

Marta Blanco Castaño (MS) is a GIS analyst and hazard mitigation planner at Wood in Denver.

Ryan Keeney (MS) is a GIS technician for CenturyLink in Denver.

Page Kemna (BA Environmental Science) is an online account executive at Zoom Video Communications in Denver.

Jessica Lally (BA Environmental Science) is a program administrator for the City and County of Denver.

Emilio Mateo (MA) is a PhD student in geography at the Ohio State University in Columbus, OH.

Audrey Ng (BA Environmental Science) is a sustainable building design consultant at BR+A Consulting Engineers in Boston, MA.

Gianfranco Palumbo (BA Geography) is a GIS specialist at AzTec Consultants, Inc. in Denver.

Diego Pons (PhD) is a postdoctoral research scientist at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society at Columbia University in New York City.

Casey White (BS Environmental Science) is a research assistant at the University of Colorado at Boulder Graduate School.

2018
Aubry Andreas (BA Geography) is a community volunteer ambassador at the National Park Service in Estes Park, CO.

Sarah Bachetti (BA Geography) is a corporate sales development representative at Invoca in Denver.

Henry Crawford (BS Environmental Science) is a geohazards  specialist for the U.S. National Park Service Partner of AmeriCorps in Lakewood, CO.

Sophia Drobny (BA Geography) is a GIS data analyst at Starry, Inc. in Denver.

Renee Facchini (BA Geography) is a social work policy intern at the National Association for Social Workers – Illinois in Highland Park, IL.

Mellik Gorton (BA Environmental Science) is an education program assistant at City and County of Denver.

Sara Hall (BA Geography) is a marketing associate at Pivot Energy in Denver.

Jessica Kenny (BA Geography) is a business support professional at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, CO.

Katie Ketchum (BA Geography) is a CSA grower at the Denver Botanic Gardens and an editorial intern at 5280 Magazine in Denver.

Max Krueger (BA Environmental Science) is a sustainability specialist for Hord Coplan Macht in Denver.

Sarah McCall (PhD) is an instructor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado at Denver.

Conor O'Toole (BA Geography) is a planning tech at Denise Duffy & Associates in Monterey, CA.

Marisa Paukovich (BS Environmental Science) is a project assistant at Chatfield Reservoir Mitigation Company in Denver.

Rachel Pierstorff (BA Geography) is a GIS analyst at Matrix Design Group, Inc. in Denver.

Ruby Tedeschi (BS Environmental Science) is a lab technician at Gratton Lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

David Templar (MS) is a senior engineering technician for the Lexington Fayette Urban County Government in Lexington, KY.

Natalie Trivino (MA) is an environmental specialist at SWCA Environmental Consultants in Houston, TX.

2019
Sylvia Arriaga Brady (PhD) is a geography lecturer in the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Metropolitan State University of Denver.

Duane Bingman (MS) is a GIS technician for the City of Columbus in Columbus, OH.

Marcell Budavari (BA Geography) is a GIS technician at EN Engineering in Denver.

Linde Carmack (MS) is a GIS specialist at Aurora Water (Colorado).

Bryan Collins (MS) is a doctoral student and teaching assistant in environmental studies at Queen's University in Kensington, Canada.

Arie Feltman-Frank (BS Environmental Science) is student at the University of Wisconsin Law School in Madison, WI.

Heather Hoelting (MS) is a senior GIS specialist at South Metro Fire Rescue in Denver.

Ryan Holt (BA Geography) is pursuing career opportunities in the energy sector, environmental consulting, and environmental policy in Denver.

Taylor Johaneman (BS Environmental Science) is a GIP hydrology assistant at Death Valley National Park in Death Valley, CA.

Kelby Johnson (BS Environmental Science) is an events coordinator at The Alliance Center in Denver.

Caitlin Lebeda (MA) is seeking postgraduate opportunities in environmental policy and research in Chicago, IL.

Kelly Measom (MA) is a GIS analyst at DISH Network in Denver.

Kesiah Mendoza (BA Geography) is a financial aid advisor at the University of Denver.

Hayley Miller (MS) is a solution engineer at Esri in Denver.

Alexander Parker (BA Geography) is a GIS technician at EN Engineering in Denver

Dan Pleier (MS) is an IT instructor at Chief Dull Knife College in Billings, MT.

John Rolf (MS) is a survey technician at Cornerstone Energy Services Inc. in Pittsburgh, PA.

Anna Riling (MS) is a licensed professional geologist and GIS specialist at SME Environmental, Inc. in Durango, CO.

Byron Schuldt (MS) is a reseach analyst at NASA in Ft. Collins.

Anna Sveinsdóttir (PhD) is a postdoctoral researcher in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Alison Welch (BS Environmental Science) is an environmental steward seeking opportunities to create meaningful change to protect the earth in Denver.

Jedadiah Douglas Winter (MS) is an Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) lab technician at the University of Denver.

Ryann Woolf (MS) is a GIS technician at Commerce City in Denver.

Joshua Zeeb (MS) is a GIS analyst for the City of Aspen.