UIC CUPPA Alumni Association Board of Directors
(elected May 2014)
Michael McDermott, MUPP '07, Consulting Manager, Cushman and Wakefield
Nicole Sims, MPA '02, Manager, Crowe Howrath LLP
Amy Bashiti, MUPP '13, Office and Research Manager- Brick Partners LLC
Helene Berlin, MUPP '01, Planning and Research Consultant- Market Feasibility Advisors
Stephan Bitter, MPA '93, Scheduling Operations Officer- TSA
Peter Czubak, MPA '02, City Forester- City of Chicago-Department of Streets and Sanitation, Bureau of Forestry
Sara Ellis, MPA '14.
Bob Fuller, MUPP '11, Legislative Aide to Joe Moore
Danielle Gallet, MUPP '09, Infrastructure Strategists, Water Supply Program Manager- Center for Neighborhood Technology
Jeff Gawel, 'MPA 98, Director of IT-Chapin Hall at the UIC
Annie Ginzkey, MPA '11, Foundation Manager- The Maddona Foundation
Kaye Heidenreich, MPA '02, Chief of Police- Metropolitan Water Reclamation District
Catherine Kannenberg, MUPP '00, Finance Manager- Construction Project Sales
Anna Kulseth, MPA '06, Associate Director of Development- Heartland Alliance for Human Needs and Human Rights
Peggy Laemle, MUPP '01, Independent Writing and Editing Professional
Tony Manno, MUPP '04, Project Manager, Local Planning and Programs- Regional Transportation Authority
Elvira Reyes Noese, MUPP '03, Independent Urban Planning Consultant
Al Riley, MUPP '78, Representative- 38th District of the Illinois House of Representatives
Peter Skosey, MUPP '93, Vice President, Metropolitan Planning Council
Kyle Smith, MUPP '07, Project Manager, Economic Development- Center for Neighborhood Technology
Hannah Sokol, MUPP '09, Senior Associate, Sustainability Group- US Equites Realty
Emily Tapia-Lopez, MUPP '07, Vice President- Resolute Consulting
Andrea Traudt, MUPP '06, Executive Director- Illinois Housing Council
Jennifer Tammen, MUPP '99, Financial Advisor/Principal- EHLER Inc.
Adam Rogers, MUPP '02, Senior Community Investment Analyst- Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
Jennessa Berg, MUPP '10, GIS Analyst Urban Planner- GIS Systems
Eden Sabala, MPA '11, Assistant to the Dean for Arts and Events Management- Rockerfeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chicago
Nicholas Crite, MUPP '07, Planning Director- City of Blue Island
Kathleen Woodruff, MUPP '09,
MUPP alum and CUPPA-AA Board Member Tony Manno talks about the benefits of board involvement.
The CUPPA-AA gives graduates of the University of Illinois at Chicago's College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs a chance to stay in touch with the college, network with other alumni, and improve the educational experience of current students.
Founded in 1997, the CUPPA-AA is very active in the local and campus communities.
We invite all alumni of the UIC Urban Planning, Public Administration, Public Policy Analysis and Urban and Public Affairs programs to join us!
The Mission of the CUPPA-AA
The Alumni Association of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs offers educational and career development opportunities to alumni, students and faculty; organizes events and activities for the informal sharing and exchange of information and to encourage professional relationships; and lends support and provides input to the development of the college's curriculum.
Have You Subscribed to the CUPPA Alumni Listserve?
The CUPPA Alumni listserve is an email list allowing for widespread distribution of information pertinent to UIC CUPPA graduates of public administration and urban planning and policy. List posts include job announcements, current events, college announcements and events, awards, and miscellaneous news and information you can use everyday! To join, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your current business and contact information and request addition to the alumni list.
Make any big professional changes? Submit an update!
Keep us informed of what's going on in your post-CUPPA professional life. We keep a running list of updates on our update page to help keep our alumni better connected.
Submit an update to:
Jodi White Jones, Assistant Dean for Communications
College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
412 S. Peoria St., Suite 115
Chicago, IL 60607
(312) 413-8095 (Fax)
Are you on LinkedIn? Request to join our group.
BOARD MEETING SCHEDULE
All meetings held at CUPPA Hall,
412 S. Peoria St., Chicago, except where indicated.
Call 312.413.9127 or email email@example.com to RSVP.
Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, Board Meeting at Haymarket Brewery, Chicago, 6-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 - Board meeting at CUPPA 6-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 - CUPPA Holiday Party at Jak’s Tap - 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 - Board meeting at CUPPA 6-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - Board meeting and annual election at CUPPA 6-7:30 p.m.