Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Hong promoted at U.S. Department of Labor

Thor Hong (MPP ’15) was recently promoted at the U.S. Department of Labor to international relations analyst in the Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking. He was formerly a program analyst.  
Connect with Thor on LinkedIn.


Wiedermeier Bower begins with ATTACh

Jeanette Wiedermeier Bower (MA ’94) recently began working with ATTACh- Teaching the World to Heal as a consultant. She formerly worked as an executive director of the March of Dimes.
Connect with Jeanette on LinkedIn.


Wang joins Minnesota Department of Human Services

Wenchen Wang (MPP ’17) has joined the Minnesota Department of Human Services as a management analyst. She was formerly a volunteer data analyst with Hennepin County.
Connect with Wenchen on LinkedIn.


Reshetova promoted at Pact

Olga Reshetova (MPP ’12) recently became a program officer for reforms and advocacy with Pact. She was formerly a program officer for the UNITER project.
Connect with Olga on LinkedIn.

Mehta published in Star Tribune


Neeraj Mehta (MPP ’04) recently published a commentary in the Star Tribune regarding oppression in Minneapolis. Mehta is currently the director of community-based research at the University of Minnesota’s Center for Urban and Regional Affairs.
Read his commentary here.
Connect with Neeraj on LinkedIn.


Nesse joins Center for Transportation Studies

Kristina Nesse (MURP ’13) has joined the University of Minnesota’s Center for Transportation Studies as the manager of coordinated research. She was formerly a transit oriented development planner and project manager with Metro Transit.
Connect with Kristina on LinkedIn.