Oles for Public Interest

Oles for Public Interest

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

 6:30- 8:30 pm

 Buntrock Commons Ballrooms

 Register Online


Learn from and connect with Ole alumni who have developed careers that foster social impact, health, education, and sustainability. Gain practical tips for exploring your interests and pursuing internship and job opportunities. You will have the opportunity to attend two panel discussions and interact with the alumni presenters during a reception. Oles for Public Interest is a great opportunity for thoughtful discussion and questions as alumni tell their stories and provide insight into their paths to public interest careers.

2016 Alumni Panelists:

Mandy Ellerton ’02
Community Innovation Director, Bush Foundation

Lisa Warren ’86
Director of Community Engagement-Midwest Division, Thrivent Financial
Matt Scherer ’06
Legislative Director, Minnesota Department of Administration
Monzong Cha ’13
Research Assistant, Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
Valeng Cha ’95
Associate Vice President of Institutional Philanthropy, YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities
Jennifer Stockwell ’05
Senior Development Officer, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
Jenny Kramm ’08
Strategic Services Consultant, MAP for Nonprofits
Stephanie Jacobs ’03
Deputy Director of the Public & Nonprofit Leadership Center, Humphrey School of Public Affairs at University of Minnesota
Sarah Berke ’08
Director of Business Strategy & Community Partnerships, Minnesota Housing Partnership
Matthew Toburen ’04
Public Policy Director, Minnesota AIDS Project
Jill Johnson ’04
Global Risk Intelligence Consultant, Target