Gael Glimpses

Gael Glimpses

  • John Vanek ML ’13

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    John Vanek ML ’13, a 2013 graduate of Saint Mary's M.A. in Leadership Program (Cohort #28), is a consultant on the collaborative response to human trafficking. John managed the San Jose Police Department's Human Trafficking Task Force from 2006-...
  • George Hanna '13

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    George Hanna is an alum of the graduate program in counseling. As an alum, he was lucky to get married in the beautiful Saint Mary’s Chapel! George is a proud father of two young boys, Gregory (3) and Luke (1). George currently works as an...
  • Emily Lucas '12

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    After graduation, Emily Lucas began her career in public relations with global PR agency Weber Shandwick in Washington, D.C. Simultaneously working on national accounts such as the Affordable Care Act and U.S. Army Reserve, Emily received her...
  • Risa Nye MFA '11

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    In 1991, less than a month before her 40th birthday, a devastating firestorm destroys Risa Nye’s MFA ’11, home and neighborhood in Oakland. Already mourning the perceived loss of her youth, she now must face the loss of all tangible reminders of who...
  • Tabitha (Crowninshield) Bjork

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    Tabitha (Crowninshield) Bjork married while attending SMC. Five years later, Tabitha and her husband purchased a home, had two children. After starting her business last year, Tabitha reached out to SMC showcasing her business at SMC’s Grad Fair...
  • Michelle Jackson '04

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    Michelle Jackson is the associate director and general counsel for the Human Services Council, an advocacy organization representing the New York nonprofit sector. She advises City Hall, the Governor's office, city and state Comptrollers, Attorney...
  • Vicky (Wu Kiu Cheung) Furnish '03

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    Vicky (Wu Kiu Cheung) Furnish, supervising environmental health specialist for the Hazardous Materials Program with the Kern County Environmental Health Division, completed a master of arts degree in security studies at the Naval Postgraduate School...
  • Christine S. Nunemaker EE ’90

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    After living in Greenville, South Carolina for eight years and working for six years at Greenville Technical College, Christine S. Nunemaker EE ’90 has accepted a new position as the assistant dean of student success at The University of Maine at...
  • Carrie (Jackson) Matsuo P ’96

    Glimpsed on September 22, 2016
    Carrie (Jackson) Matsuo P ’96 recently "graduated" from elementary school Special Education to a new career as College and Career Center Specialist at Westview, a 2,600 student comprehensive high school in suburban Portland, Ore. She loves working...
  • Jennifer Fawkes '01

    Glimpsed on September 20, 2016
    After 11 years in the newspaper industry, Jennifer Fawkes is now the director, sales and marketing, at CIPS Marketing Group in Los Angeles.