Cal Poly Career Services and Alumni Engagement Present

Living and Working in...

A student-alumni virtual networking series

These events will provide insight into what it's like to live and work in various major cities across the U.S You'll hear from selected alumni representing each region, then have the opportunity to network with other students and alumni who are from or interested in the area.

Living and Working in New York City

Date: Thursday, July 29, 2021
Time: 1 - 2:30 p.m. PDT / 4 - 5:30 p.m. EDT

Featured panelists include:

  • Lauren Rabaino, Chief of Staff at Vox Media (College of Liberal Arts '09)
  • Davis Carlin, Associate Partner at McKinsey & Company (College of Engineering '12)
  • Laura Bevill, Director at Advent Capital Management, LLC (College of Engineering '99)
  • Nicholas Sinai, Product Manager at Walmart eCommerce (College of Business '17)
  • Maia Capello, Product Manager at BELLA (College of Liberal Arts '12)

(Please note that alumni panelists will be speaking on behalf of their individual experiences, not as representatives of their companies.)

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Living and Working in Boston

Date: Thursday, August 26, 2021
Time: 1 - 2:30 p.m. PDT / 4 - 5:30 p.m. EDT

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Living and Working in Seattle

Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PDT

Featured panelists include:

  • Lilani Dunn, Marketing Director, Bristol Bay Regional Seafood Development Association (College of Agriculture, Food, and Environmental Sciences ’05)
  • Katie Post, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Microsoft (College of Liberal Arts ’13)
  • Brad Roberts, Managing Director at ARC global venture capital firm (College of Engineering ‘02)
  • Bob Weiss, Senior Manager, 737 MAX Return to Service Program Management, Boeing (College of Engineering ’05)

(Please note that alumni panelists will be speaking on behalf of their individual experiences, not as representatives of their companies.)

Living and Working in Denver

Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021
Time: 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PDT / 12 - 1:30 p.m. MDT

Featured panelists include:

  • Klay Adair, Superintendent, Mortenson (College of Architecture and Environmental Design '09)
  • Mary Hildeburn, Growth Sales Manager, Segment (Orfalea College of Business '19)
  • Benjamin Kragt, Satellite Systems Engineer, General Atomics (College of Engineering ’17)
  • Hannah Drain Taylor, Co-Founder/Partner, Delta Awesome (College of Liberal Arts ’12)

(Please note that alumni panelists will be speaking on behalf of their individual experiences, not as representatives of their companies.)

 

 

Living and Working in Austin

Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. PDT / 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. CDT

Featured panelists include:

  • Phillip Akhzar, Founder, Arka (College of Engineering '14)
  • Leilani Struthers, Manager -Planning & Strategy, Facebook (College of Business '11)
  • Shannon Ling, UX Designer, Indeed.com (College of Liberal Arts '15)
  • Ruby Ludford, Customer Development, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Google Cloud
    (College of Liberal Arts '19)

(Please note that alumni panelists will be speaking on behalf of their individual experiences, not as representatives of their companies.)

 

Living and Working in Washington DC

Date: Thursday, June 24, 2021
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. PDT / 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. EDT

Featured panelists include:

  • Kayvan Chinichian, Director of Development, Truman Center for National Policy (College of Liberal Arts '09)
  • Nicole McMinn, Biomedical Engineer, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (College of Engineering '14)
  • Zach Bache, Architect, Stoiber & Associates (College of Architecture and Environmental Design '15)
  • Wendy Dinova-Wimmer, Sr. Digital Media Architect, Adobe (College of Liberal Arts '88)

(Please note that alumni panelists will be speaking on behalf of their individual experiences, not as representatives of their companies.)

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