Graduates of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program pursue careers around the world in disaster relief, gender equity, education, environmental stewardship, and poverty alleviation.
Alumni Success Stories
The unusual path of Richard Crothers (MPA ’97) led from playing basketball in Switzerland to overseeing refugee field operations at camps in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Jonah Leff (MPA '06) talks about his work as a UN Weapons Inspector in Sudan and Somalia.
Based in Quito, Ecuador, Aimee Maron (MPA '06) has built a career as a social media consultant for sustainable development organizations in Latin America.
Inspired by the Monterey experience, Sarah Percoulis (MPA '09) empowers youth in her hometown of Detroit, Michigan.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration awards Institute alumna Ries the highest honor given to NOAA professionals.