CUPPA Alumni Board of Directors 2017-18

The CUPPA Alumni Board of Directors is comprised of graduates from the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs degree programs.

PRESIDENT:  Peter Czubak, MPA ’02, Senior City Forester, City of Chicago-Department of Streets and Sanitation Bureau of Forestry

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT:  Nicole Sims, MPA ’02, Senior Manager, Crowe Howrath LLP

PRESIDENT ELECT:  Joshua Hahn, MUPP ’16, AIPAC Kansas, Missouri, and Wisconsin Area Director, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)

TREASURER:  Stephan Bitter, MPA’ 93, Program Analyst, TSA

SECRETARY:  Divyanga Ganesh, MUPP ‘17

WEBSITE ENGINEERS:  Michael Sewall, MUPP ’17, Special Service Area Director, Greater Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce and Alvaro Villagran, MUPP ’17

 

Directors At Large

Farah Ansari, MUPP ‘14, Senior Planning Analyst at Chicago Housing Authority

Alireza (Ali) Bahramirad, MUPP ’14, Associate Project Manager, Lightengale Group

Amy Bashiti, MUPP ’13, Community Revitalization Planning Specialist, Illinois Housing Development Authority

Jennessa Berg, MUPP ’10, Marketing Manager, The Sidwell Company

Stephan Bitter, MPA’ 93, Program Analyst, TSA

Andrew Castellucci, MPA ’10, Assistant Vice President, Credit Research at CW Henderson and Associates

Peter Czubak, MPA ’02, Senior City Forester, City of Chicago-Department of Streets and Sanitation Bureau of Forestry

Charles Eastwood, MPA ’17, Program Information Specialist, UIC College of Medicine

Divyanga Ganesh, MUPP ‘17

Joshua Hahn, MUPP ’16, AIPAC Kansas, Missouri, and Wisconsin Area Director, American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC)

Catherine Vera, Kannenberg, MUPP ’00, Construction Project Sales

David Kosturik, MUPP ’14, Urban Planner, Allen L. Kracower & Associates, Inc.

Peggy Laemle, MUPP ’01, Independent Writing and Editing Professional

Mary Lupa, MUPP ’02, Supervising Planner, Systems Analysis, WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff

Tony Manno, MUPP ’04, Senior Planner, Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP)

Catrina Patton, MPA ’15, Product Manager, Unitive.

Qixin [chee-shin] Chen,  MPA ’17, Office Administrative Assistant, Department of Restorative Dentistry, The University of Illinois at Chicago

Al Riley, MUPP ’78, Illinois House of Representatives, 38th District

Michael Sewall, MUPP ’17, Special Service Area Director, Greater Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce

Kelly Siegel, MUPP ’14, Budget Analyst, Environmental Protection Agency

Nicole Sims, MPA ’02, Senior Manager, Crowe Howrath LLP

Peter Skosey, MUPP ’93, Executive Director, State Government Affairs, BNSF Railway

Alvaro Villagran, MUPP ‘17

Vitaliy Vladimirov, MUPP ’17, Program Manager, Uptown United

Heather Winter, MPA ‘16

Jessica Young, MPA ’16, Development Manager, Corporate Partnerships, City Year Chicago