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Lydia Albanesius

Heading Back to Kindergarten to Teach for America

Lydia Albanesius, SPA/BA ’07, a recipient of the Lura Bradfield Foundation Scholarship, thought she wanted to go to law school. Then she realized she didn't want to be a lawyer - she just wanted to do social justice work.

Gina Adams with President Kerwin and AU leadership

FedEx Exec Promotes Shipping Industry in Capital

Gina Adams BA/SPA '80 represents FedEx in Washington, DC. She is currently the company's top lobbyist working with the executive branch, members of Congress, policymakers, and industry associations on issues that affect the shipping industry.

Curtis Johnson

MPA Candidate Scales Capitol Hill

Johnson is the legislative correspondent to Congressman Bobby Rush, which entails advising Rush on labor, transportation, social security, and pension issues.