Ethics and Society Alumni

Alumni of the Ethics & Society Master's Degree Program go on to future studies in doctoral and professional degree programs (such as law and medical school), begin new or advance existing careers, and, most importantly, contribute to society as ethically educated citizens and professionals with specialized knowledge and skills.

Alumni Spotlights

Placement in Ph.D., Programs and Academic Careers

Ian Doherty
Ian Doherty ’22

Ph.D. Student in Medical Ethics at Duquesne University

Rimah Jaber
Rimah Jaber '16

Ph.D. Student in Counseling Psychology at Fordham University Graduate School of Education
Program Administrator, HIV and Drug Abuse Prevention Research Ethics Training Institute

Xavier montecel 240
Xavier Montacel '13

Ph.D. in Theological Ethics from Boston College
Assistant Professor of Catholic Theological and Social Ethics at St. Mary's University

Jawanza rand 240
Jawanza K. Rand '16

Ph.D. Student in Education at University of Pittsburgh


Daniel Ziebarth ’19
Daniel Ziebarth ’19 

Ph.D. Student in Political Science at George Washington University

Aline Medeiros Ramos ‘11, Ph.D. in Philosophy, University of Quebec Montreal, Instructor of Philosophy at University of Quebec,Trois-Rivières

Placement in Law Schools and Legal Careers

Nicholas Garcia
Nicholas Garcia '12, J.D.

J.D. Georgetown University Law Center
Policy Counsel at Public Knowledge

Samir Hafez
Samir Hafez, Jr. ’14
J.D. University of California San Diego
Attorney in Energy & Natural Resources group at Buchalter

Emily jenab 240
Emily Jenab '16

J.D. NYU Law School
Associate at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Deanna minasi 240
Deanna Minasi '13

J.D. Fordham University
Associate at Ropes & Gray LLC

Nicole scully 240
Nicole Scully '13, J.D.

J.D. Duke University 
Law Clerk, Latham & Watkins

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Kara Wallis ’12 

J.D. City University of New York School of Law
Attorney at The Florida Justice Institute

Artur Jagielski ’11, J.D. SUNY Buffalo, Assistant District Attorney, King's County District Attorney’s Office

Alison Kertis ‘12, J.D. Marquette University, Associate Attorney at Lewis Brisbois

James Mihalcik ‘18, J.D. University of Connecticut School of Law, Law Clerk, William Schwitzer & Associates

Matthew Modzelewski ‘22, J.D. Student at Fordham University

Erica Palaia ‘11, J.D. Fordham University, Senior Commercial Counsel at Paxos

Samer Sabbour ‘22, J.D. Student at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Christopher Scerbo ‘19, J.D. Seton Hall Law School, Judicial Clerk, NJ Courts

Placement in Medical Schools and Health & Wellness Careers

Princess Chukwuneke '16
Princess Chukwuneke '16

Adult-Gerontology (Primary Care) Nurse Practitioner Clinical Specialty Track, Yale School of Nursing

Steve kazanjian 240
Steve Kazanjian '16

Vice President of Mission Integration, CHRITUS Spohn Health System

Maria coluccio 240
Maria Coluccio '16

M.D. State University of New York at Buffalo
Resident in Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery at Montefiore

Leah Puri
Leah Puri '18

M.D. Stony Brook Medical School
Resident at University of California San Francisco Department of Surgery

Joanna flores 240
Joanna Flores '18

Consultant at Mitogen Consulting Group

Randi Delirod ‘14, MSW, Fordham University, Adjunct Professor Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service; Center Clinical Supervisor and Psychotherapist at Morris Heights Health Center

Theresa Mandile ‘18, Nursing Student at the College of Mount Saint Vincent

Riqard Prlesi ‘19, Physician Assistant at SBH Health System

Research Ethics & Compliance Careers

Stefanie Juell
Stephanie Juell ’12

Executive Director of the Office of Human Research Affairs at Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Elizabeth Sullivan
Elizabeth Sullivan ’20 

Senior IRB Research Assistant at Weill Cornell Medicine

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Erika McCarthy '11

Associate Director of Conflicts of Interest at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Shannon Strohmeyer
Shannon Strohmeyer ’21 

IRB Analyst & Compliance Specialist at Penn State University

Business & Media Careers

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Tim Dinneen  '15

Vice President, Global Philanthropy at BNY Mellon

Kimona Dussard
Kimona Dussard ‘21

Marketing & Content Creator; Co-Host Rebel’s Advocate Podcast


Christopher Kovel ethics and society
Christopher Kovel, '15

Senior UX Consultant at State Farm

Victoria Munoz
Victoria Munoz ‘22 

Business Performance Improvement Consultant at Protiviti

Patricia voorhees 240
Patricia Vorhees '14

Director, The Alta Group

Christopher white 240
Christopher White '13

Vatican Correspondent, National Catholic Reporter

Peter Cruise ‘14, Senior Manager of Global Integrated Marketing at Calvin Klein

Non-Profit, Government, & Education Careers

Karen bartos 240

Karen Bartos '14
Special Assistant to the President and CEO, CSH, the Source for Housing Solutions

Leticia Cortes
Leticia Cortes '22

Youth & Family Advocate at People's Theater Project

Laura forbes 240
Laura Forbes '16

Director of Women's Basketball Operations, Fordham University

Yohan Garcia
Yohan Garcia '18

Pastoral Migratoria National Formation Coordinator, Archdiocese of Chicago

Sabrina Jen
Sabrina Jen ’20 

Associate Teacher (3rd Grade) at the Dalton School

Omar Lebron
Omar Lebron '18

Director of Employee Experience at SelfHelp Community Services

Mathew Matthias
Mathew Matthias ’22

Housing Program Officer at Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC)


Michael rametta 240
Michael Rametta ’14 

MBA, Fordham University Gabelli School of Business
Associate Director, Data Automation Specialist in Fordham Office of Academic Records

Evan solomon 240
Evan Solomon '18

Associate Director, Development & Strategic Initiatives Fresh Youth Initiatives


Kirk Brower ‘22, DBE Compliance Specialist at the Federal Aviation Administration

Chelsea Zantay ’17, Plan Manager at NY State Department of Health