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Congratulations, GovLoop Mentors Spring 2013 Program Participants

Last night, we hosted the fourth GovLoop Mentors Program Kick-Off Event, welcoming and congratulating more than 50 new mentor pairings at the District Architecture Center in Washington, DC. I wanted to be sure and post the names of both mentees and mentors to honor their commitment to the advancement of their careers and the betterment of government in their respective agencies.


Name Location Job Title Organization
Amaechi, Lillian Washington, DC Management Analyst National Institutes of Health
Beard, Journey Santa Ana, CA Equal Opportunity Specialist Housing and Urban Development
Beausy, Margot Washington, DC Program Examiner Office of Management and Budget
Bobadilla, Paola Washington, DC Program Analyst Special I.G. for Afgahnistan
Bourke, Megan Chesterfield, VA Budget and Management Analyst City of Chesterfield
Bowe-Hester, Pamela Washington, DC Management Assistant Joint Base Anacostia Bolling
Bright, Matthew Washington, DC Budget Analyst International Trade Administration
Ciero, Damian Suitland, MD IT Specialist Systems Admin U.S. Census Bureau
Colvin, Christopher New Haven, CT Natural Resource Manager National Park Service
Coon, Bryant Amarillo, TX Design Technician Texas DOT
Culliver, Vincent Indian Head, MD Contract Specialist Naval Sea Systems Command
Douglas, Matthew Washington, DC Presidential Management Fellow Housing and Urban Development
Dreier, Jessica San Francisco, CA Program Analyst General Services Administration
Etti, William Washington, DC Program Analyst National Institutes of Health
Everling, Jennifer Washington, DC Acting Deputy Clerk / Legal Counsel Merit Systems Protection Board
Federspiel, Seth Washington, DC Science and Technology Policy Fellow Department of Energy
Foster, Marcie Washington, DC Policy Analyst, Workforce Dev Center for Law and Social Policy
Guzman, Michelle Washington, DC Program Analyst Office of Personnel Management
Guzman, Patricia (Ashley) Washington, DC Human Resources Consultant Office of Personnel Management
Hanley, Jennifer Boston, MA Fiscal Specialist Admin. for Children, Youth and Families
Hartwig, Kyle Bethesda, MD Human Resource Specialist National Institutes of Health
Herbert, Antwanya Washington, DC Project Manager U.S. Air Force
Hilsinger, Cynthia Bethesda, MD Chief Knowledge / PA Officer Navy Med. Professional Dev Center
Huang, Jamie Chicago, IL MPA / MPP Graduate Student University of Chicago
Iasimone, Damien Washington, DC Program Analyst Transportation Security Administration
Ivy, Stephanie Jackson, MS Data Analyst Principle MS Dept of Finance and Administration
Jenkins, Katherine Rockville, MD Public Affairs Specialist National Institutes of Health
Kalra, Gurpreet Plano, TX Recent Grad Student University of Oxford
Kearns, Mary Baltimore, MD Health Insurance Specialist Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Kevil, Jennifer Hood River, OR Recreation / PA Staff Officer Forest Services
Koenig, Tanya Washington, DC Attorney – Advisor Federal Labor Relations Authority
Kulka, Lisa Rochester, NY Project Coordinator University of Rochester
Lefor, Valerie Washington, DC Management and Program Analyst Department of Education
Millspaugh, Matthew Albany, CA Administrative Assistant Department of Rehabilitation
Morrison, Iyabo Washington, DC Program Analyst Housing and Urban Development
Murphy, Laura Lawrence, KS Graduate Research Assistant Kansas Geological Society
Newcombe, Sonja Albuquerque, NM Financial Analyst Forest Service
O’Donnell, Cynthia Washington, DC Director/ Associate Professor Marymount University
Owens, Kristina Beltsville, MD Biologist Animal Plant Health & Inspection Service
Powell, Theressa Richmond, VA Operations Manager City of Richmond, VA
Raudenbush, Janna Washington, DC Public Affairs Specialist Health and Human Services
Rawson, Marion Washington, DC Instructional Design Strategist Peace Corps
Resnick, Cade Winter Springs, FL Educator Seminole County Schools
Rolkowski, Emily Chicago, IL Program Analyst Department of Justice
Selman, Pamela Madison, WI Student University of Wisconsin – Madison
Sullivan, Colin Boston, MA Senior Auditor Housing and Urban Development
Tierney, Annie Springfield, IL Illinois Legislative Staff Intern Illinois State Senate
Van Horn, Chris Washington, DC Program Analyst Defense Travel Management Office
Vetter, Joshua Athens, OH M.A., International Development Ohio University
Vogel, Joshua Washington, DC Executive Officer U.S. Capitol Police
Wahid, Karim Cambridge, MA Manager New England School of English
Wilsey, Danielle Washington, DC Management Analyst Small Business of Administration
Yehudah, Elishah Chicago, IL Law Clerk City of Chicago Department of Law
Yoo, Susan Washington, DC Senior Editor McClatchy-Tribune
Zachary, Drew Somerville, MA PhD Student Heller School for Social Policy and Management
Zarazinski, Adam Washington, DC 3rd Year Law Student Univ. of Michigan Law/Georgetown Law


Name Location Job Title Organization
Addison, Andreas Richmond, VA Civic Innovator City of Richmond
Bailenson, Stephanie Washington, DC Project Director NAPA
Basile, Julie Washington, DC Senior Procurement Executive Peridot Solutions, LLC
Beffel, Susan Washington, DC HR Specialist / Career Dev. State Department
Bienko, Jack Washington, DC Deputy, Entrepreneurship Ed. Small Business Administration
Brooks, Lorraine Portsmouth, VA Public Affairs Specialist Coast Guard
Broviak, Pam Geneva, IL City Engineer/Asst DPW City of Geneva
Bruce Marsh Washington, DC Economist Director U.S. Postal Service
Christopherson, Gary Washington, DC Founder, Thrive! / HealthePeople Thrive! and HealthePeople
Deming, Brian Washington, DC Sr. Compensation Specialist Federal Reserve Board
Eamich, Amanda Washington, DC Director, Web Communications U.S. Department of Agriculture
Gaber, Noha Washington, DC Team Leader Environmental Protection Agency
Galloway, Gary Washington, DC Supervisory IT Specialist State Dept.
Geurts, James Tampa, FL Deputy Director, Acquisition U.S. Special Ops Command, DOD
Green, Deb Washington, DC Program Manager Federal Aviation Administration
Holt, Jack Washington, DC Public Affairs Officer Retired
Ibarra, Patrick Glendale, AZ Owner The Mejorando Group
Kamensky, John Washington, DC Senior Fellow IBM
Kehoe, Robyn Washington, DC Director of Field Operations Federal Employee Ed & Assistance Fund
Kingsbury, Nancy Washington, DC Managing Dir., App. Research/Methods Government Accountability Office
Krzmarzick, Andrew Durham, NC Community Manager GovLoop
Malliou, Ekaterini Washington, DC Health Policy Coordinator U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services
Merrell, Melissa Washington, DC Analyst CBO
Murphy, Jeffrey Washington, DC Asst. Dean for Management National Defense University
Nuessle, Shelly Washington, DC Information System Security Manager Department of Transportation
Peabody, Leslie Denver, CO Management Analyst Department of the Interior
Peete, Michelle Washington, DC Policy & Program Dev Mgr The Pretrial Services Agency for D.C.
Ray, Charles Dulles, VA Former Ambassador to Zimbabwe State Department
Ressler, Steve Washington, DC Founder GovLoop
Ruano, Carlos Ottawa, Ontario Manager Foreign Affairs & Int’l Trade Canada
Salmon, Lee Fairfax, VA Program Mgr, Exec Coaching / Leaders Learning for Living, LLC
Schafer, Kathleen Ojai, CA Principal Leadership Connection
Shiplett, Myra Howze Falls Church, VA President Randolph Morgan Consulting
Sim, John Washington, DC Senior Analyst U.S. Dept. Homeland Security
Simpson, Karen Washington, DC HR Specialist Office of Personnel Management
Sims, Melissa Philadelphia, PA Chief, Training and Workforce Dev National Park Service
Sosne, Ken Washington, DC Assistant Research Director U.S. Department of Education
Spencer, William Washington, DC Clerk of the Board Merit Systems Protection Board
Spring, Christine Las Vegas, NV Director, Exec. M.S., Emergency / Crisis Mgmt. University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Sutton, Dianne Washington, DC President Sutton Enterprises
Uejio, Dave Bethesda, MD Special Assistant to the Director Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Vaudo, Ray San Pedro, CA Chief Learning Officer Graduate School
Wenger, Phil Washington, DC IT Specialist Office of Management and Budget

Orientation Slides

If you are interested in learning more about our program or seeing how we orient participants, please view the slides below.

In addition, I have embedded the video from the Google+ On Air event as well:

Lastly, we accept new participants on a rolling basis and are always in need of more mentors. If you are interested in joining the program, please click one of the links below.

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