Wesleyan’s professional networks aim to connect alumni and undergraduate students with one another and the University by creating communities around common professional interests and shared experiences.
Each network has a newly established Facebook group, an ideal tool to facilitate connections.
If you are interested in learning more about Professional Networks, please contact Kimberly Williams at email@example.com or 860-685-3679 for more information.
Digital WesleyanDigital Wesleyan is about celebrating an industry where Wesleyan's influence is strong and growing: Digital Media. Wesleyan graduates lead the industry as investors and can be proud of innovative new media start-ups, all finding creative and successful ways to push the boundaries of traditional media. Read More
FinanceWesleyan Alumni in Finance and Banking (WesFAB) provides a platform for alumni in the finance industry to meet peers and creates programs that discuss trending topics and showcase alumni experts. The group also endeavors to develop undergraduates and young alumni who are new to the field. Read More
LawWesleyan Lawyers Association (WLA) is an organization that provides a forum for networking, learning about pro bono opportunities and current developments, in addition to mentoring Wesleyan students and alumni with an interest in the law. Read More
President Matthew Tuccillo ’95 – Partner, Pomerantz LLP
Vice President Raya Salter ’94 - Senior Attorney, Energy and Equality, National Resources Defense Council
Secretary Vicky Reing ’04 – Director of Policy and Deputy Counsel, Office of the Bronx Borough President
University Liaison Jessica Golden Cortes ’98 - Partner, Davis & Gilbert LLP
Mentor Chair Benjamin Nissim '08 - Associate, Day Pitney, LLP
Governance Chair Emilia Sicilia '95 - Staff Attorney, Urban Justice League
Non-ProfitsWesleyan Alumni in Philanthropy and Public Service (WAPPS) is a non-partisan, volunteer-driven network of talented alumni committed to philanthropy and public service. WAPPS embraces the common bonds of our “Middletown education” and public spirit ethos by building deeper relationships, exchanging knowledge and strengthening our community’s social impact by bringing together the diverse alumni population working across the public/private sectors committed to serving the common good. Read More
National Chair Steve McCarthy '75 - Senior Vice President, KCG Capital Advisors
Elizabeth “Biz” Ghormley ’04 - Membership & Operations, Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy (EPIP)
Rebecca Kirchheimer ’04 - Director of Business Process, Innovation Projects
Colleen Galbraith ’03 - Senior Strategy Consultant, Accenture
Bonnie Oliva ’04 - Global Operations Director, InVenture Mobile
Real EstateThe Real Estate Network connects alumni and undergraduates who share an interest in networking and leveraging collective knowledge about real estate-related business. This group includes professionals in a broad array of fields and members have expertise in various property types. Read More
Matt Winn ’91 – Managing Partner, Octapoda LLC