Meet Our Alumni

A network of leaders for the greater good

O’Neill alumni live and work all over the world. Learn more about members of our Alumni Leadership Network and how the O’Neill Online program has advanced their careers. 


Alexandra Massengale

Alex Massengale, MPA’17

Associate Director of Stewardship and Development Communications, Stanford University Law School

“The best thing about the program is its flexibility. I was able to change jobs, and move to a new city in the middle of a school term.”

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Amy Carter

Amy Carter, MPA’17

Policy Analyst, Indiana Institute for Working Families

“I have a goal from 2013 on my bulletin board that says, ‘Work in public policy.’ Without O’Neill Online, that wouldn’t be a reality.”

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Chris Jackson

Chris Jackson, MPA’18

Assistant Director of Admissions, Michigan State University College of Law

“O’Neill Online provides you substantial resources and opportunities to grow as a professional as well as build your network of connections.”

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Gwen Cooper

Gwen Cooper, MPA’15

Senior VP for Marketing and Business Dev't/Chief External Affairs Officer, Hosparus Health

“Real life experiences are invaluable for this degree. Take what you’re learning and volunteer with organizations to apply your new knowledge.”

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Joe Deegan

Joe Deegan, MPA’15

Senior Program Manager, Jobs for the Future

“The MPA helped me demonstrate competencies that my employers wanted when I switched careers.”

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Melissa Baer

Melissa Baer, MPA’13

Associate Director of Admissions, University of Cincinnati

“Take advantage of O’Neill Online Week. It is a great way to build connections and have a community within the online program.”

Learn more about Melissa Baer