Dear fellow alumni,
We are honored to be part of the Alumni Board and support the amazing relationship between the Journalism School and its graduates. We are global. We are diverse. We work in a myriad of fields. We are tireless in our commitment to professional excellence.
The Alumni Board's ultimate goal is simple: to represent the worldwide network of J-School alumni and provide a central place for us to share our thoughts, questions and ideas. Please contact us and let us know what's on your mind.
Karen Amanda Toulon ’85
Karen Toulon ’85, project manager of global broadcast, Bloomberg News, New York
Rex Smith '80, editor and vice president, Albany Times Union, Albany
Jessica Baldwin ’88, freelance journalist, London
Lauren Betesh '13, The Hive, Vanity Fair, New York
Elena Bowes '89, freelance culture and travel writer, London
Heather Cabot '93, author, former television correspondent and anchor, New York
Richard Chacón '93, executive director, news content, WBUR, Boston
Rhonda Colvin '13 M.A., video planning editor, The Washington Post, Washington D.C.
Vladimir Duthiers ’11, CBS News correspondent, New York
Scott Dodd ’07 M.A., senior staff editor, The New York Times, New York
Alan Flippen ’86, director of publications for Mount Sinai Health System, New York
Sophie Guité ’11 Ph.D., portfolio specialist, Morgan Stanley Investment Management, New York
Catherine Herridge ’90, chief intelligence correspondent, FOX News, Washington, D.C.
Linda Himelstein '87, writer/documentary filmmaker, San Francisco
Rishi Iyengar ’14, India Editor, CNNMoney, Delhi, India
Nikhil Kanekal '10, deputy news editor, Deccan Herald, The Printers Mysore, Bangalore, India
Anup Kaphle ’08, Editor-in-Chief, The Kathmandu Post, Katmandu, Nepal
Lila LaHood ’98, publisher, the San Francisco Public Press, San Francisco
Daniel Matamala ’12 M.A. Politics, anchor, CNN Chile. Santiago, Chile
Darren McDermott'92, partner, Brunswick Group, former Wall Street Journal reporter and bureau chief, New York
Tesfaye Negussie ‘08, producer and co-host; ESPN podcast, Connecticut
Andy Reinhardt ’88, Bloomberg, London
Andrew Seaman '11, Communications, LinkedIn, New York
Volunteer for a Committee
The Alumni Board welcomes your interest in serving on our various committees:
- Admissions – assist with student recruitment
- Development – find ways to fire up the Annual Fund
- Pathways – for alumni transitioning to other careers or no longer in journalism
- J‐Ten – reach out to the 10 most recent graduated classes
- Communications – help the School reach alumni more effectively
- International – connect with international alumni
If you would like to volunteer, e-mail us.