Alumni Network

A Network of Environmental Professionals

Since it was established in 1992, the Environmental Science and Management program at Duquesne University has awarded degrees to more than 400 alumni. Current students and graduates can plug into a network of professionals who work in a wide variety of sectors throughout the environmental field. Following is a sample of positions held by some of our successful alumni.

Natural Resources Executive Assistant
PA Association of Conservation Districts, Inc.
Harrisburg, PA
-Zoe Husnick, MS 2020

Wildlife Health Specialist
UPenn Wildlife Futures Program
Kennett Square, PA 
-Luke Scherer, MS 2020

Senior Manager, Water Quality/
Environmental Compliance
Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority
Pittsburgh, PA
-Faith Wydra, MS 2020

Formulation Chemist
Covestro, LLC
Pittsburgh, PA
-Elizabeth Roeske, MS 2020

GIS Field Collector
Student Conservation Association
Vicksburg, MS
-Kim Bischof, BS/MS 2019

Environmental Scientist
DE Department of Natural Resources & Environmental
Control - Solid & Hazardous Waste Management
New Castle, Delaware
-Dannielle Pratt, MS 2019

Environmental Consultant
Civil and Environmental Consultants
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
-Daniel Robinson, BS/MS 2019

Environmental Compliance Coordinator
Blue Racer Midstream LLC
Triadelphia, WV
-Jeffrey Walzer, BS/MS 2018

Engineering Specialist
Florida Department of Environmental Protection
Tampa, FL
-Marissa Madia, MS 2018

Staff Scientist
Earth Systems, Inc.
New York, New York
-Scott Mayes, MS 2015

Chemistry Ph.D. Candidate
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA
-Weier Hao, MS 2015

Sustainability Manager
Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, Kentucky
-Patrick McKee, MS 2013

Environmental Planning Specialist
NYC Department of Environmental Protection
New York, New York
David Montoya, MS 2013


Environmental Scientist
Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
-Josh Snedden, MS 2012

Senior Research Associate
Algenol Biofuels
Naples, Florida
-J. Lucas Eastham, MS 2012

Research Fellow
Centers for Disease Control
Atlanta, Georgia
-Naudia Martone, BS/MS 2011

Founder/Lead Biologist
Guanacaste Wildlife Monitoring
Guanacaste, Costa Rica
Vincent Losasso, MS 2011

Lead Environmental Scientist
San Diego, California
-Hannah Duffy, MS 2011

Compliance Specialist
PA Department of Environmental Protection
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
-Aileen Evan, MS 2011

Assistant Counsel
PA Department of Environmental Protection
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
-Nicole Rodrigues, BS/MS 2007, JD 2010

Program Manager for Energy and Climate
Pennsylvania Environmental Council
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
-Lindsay Baxter, MS 2008

Business Director
Little River Research & Design Earth Systems, Inc.
Carbondale, Illinois
-Beth Fisher, MS 2002

Director of Corporate Risk Management
Caesars Entertainment Corporation
Las Vegas, Nevada
-Brad Waldron, MS 2001

CERE Graduates