Alumni Spotlight – Latisha Upshur

Meet Latisha, an alumna of our MPA program! “Hello fellow Villanovans!  I am a recent graduate of Villanova University’s Master of Public Administration degree program.  My professional background is in finance and administration.  My past employers include a federal student loan servicer, several insurance companies, a wealth management company, and a real estate company.   More…

Alumni Spotlight – Charlie Colato

Meet Charlie, an alumnus of our online MPA program! Charlie was born in raised in Los Angeles, CA, where he currently resides. Currently, he is in the process of joining the Air Force’s Space and Missile Command as a Presidential Management Fellow, where he will work as a Contracting Specialist. When Charlie is not chasing…

Alumni Spotlight: Andrea Cohen

Meet MPA alumna Andrea! “Born and raised in New Jersey, I earned a BA in geography with a focus in conservation and resource management and minor focus in sociology from the University of Colorado in Boulder in 1992. After graduation, I held several paid and unpaid positions in both private and public organizations and have…

Alumni Spotlight: Sonia Topiarz

Meet Sonia, a 2012 MPA alumna! Sonia worked for the American Red Cross, Berks County Chapter for 5 years as Volunteer and Disaster Services Manager.  Currently she is at home with 3 girls and working on Infinideeds.com. ___________________________________________________________________________ 1) Tell us a little bit about your website, Infinideeds.com. Why did you start the site and…

Alumni/Faculty Spotlight – Aaron Bibro

Meet Aaron! He is a Villanova MPA alumnus (2007) and current faculty member for our online MPA program! Bio: I was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. The youngest of four, I attended Pittsburgh Central Catholic High School, University of Pittsburgh and ultimately graduated with an undergraduate degree in Journalism from Point Park University and…