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Fernando Gomez

Associate Professor & Chair of Modern Languages & Spanish

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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4 (Of the Many!) Ways Our Grads Are Finding Success After Knox

1. Some pursue advanced degrees.

  • J.D. Candidate, Indiana University Maurer School, Bloomington, Indiana. Samantha Paul '14
  • Ph.D. student in Political Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin. Anna Meier '13.
  • Graduate Student in Education, Loyola University-Chicago, Chicago, Illinois. Dominique Potts '13.

2. Some work in project management and research

  • Budget Analyst, U.S. Department of Justice. Ariana Tuckey '11.
  • Resource Development Manager, National Association of Railroad Passengers, Washington D.C. James Zumwalt '11.
  • Research Officer, York University, Toronto, Canada. Yuko Sorano '06.
  • Contract Capture and Utilization Manger, Zones, Inc., Chicago, Illinois. Wilson Garcia '94.

3. Some work in education.

  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Somerville Public Schools. Sarah D'Ambrosio '07.
  • Professor of Spanish and Colonial Latin American Literature and Associate Dean, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California. Jennifer Eich '81.
  • Professor of German and Director of Women and Gender Studies, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington. Sally Winkle '73.

4. Some work in other fields.

  • Social Worker, Assessment Unit, Montgomery County, DHHS Child Welfare Services, Rockville, Maryland. Shannon Sampedro '07.
  • Manager of Client Services, Brookfield Global Relocation Services, Chicago, Illinois. Elizabeth Wackerlin '06.
  • Staff Attorney, Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Atlanta, Georgia. Wingo Smith '02.
  • OB/GYN, Partners in Obstetrics and Women's Health, Mokena, Illinois. Nicola Gress '01.
  • Writer/Inbound Marketing Consultant, Self Employed. Karen Eisenbraun '97.

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Printed on Tuesday, July 14, 2020