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Notable Alumni

The Politics Department at The Catholic University of America is proud of our graduates who have gone on to successful careers in government, public service, law, communications, and many other fields.

Among our notable alumni are:

  • Robert P. Casey, Jr., J.D. 1988 -- U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania
  • Mark Collins, B.A. 2010, M.A. 2013 -- Council on Foreign Relations
  • Thomas Donilon, B.A. 1977 -- Former National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama
  • Robert P. Duckworth, B.A. 1965 -- Circuit Court Clerk, Anne Arundel County (Maryland)
  • Ryan Fecteau, B.A. 2014 -- Maine State Representative
  • Edward W. Gillespie, B.A. 1983 -- Former Chairman of the Republican National Committee
  • Thomas R. Harkin, J.D. 1972 -- Former U.S. Senator from Iowa
  • Stephanie Herbert, M.A. 2010 -- Analyst, U.S. Department of Justice
  • Mitchell J. Landrieu, B.A. 1982 -- Mayor of New Orleans
  • Terence R. McAuliffe, B.A. 1979 -- Governor of Virginia
  • John J. McCarthy, Jr., B.A. 1974 -- Montgomery County (MD) State's Attorney
  • John McCarthy, B.A. -- Chief of Staff, Rep. Brendan Boyle (D-PA)
  • Samuel Mok, M.A. 1982 -- Former CFO for the U.S. Department of Labor
  • Patrick O'Connor, B.A. 2012 -- Legislative Aide, Rep. Richard Neal (D-MA)
  • Martin O'Malley, B.A. 1985 -- Former Governor of Maryland
  • Andrew Platt, B.A. 2010 -- Maryland State Assemblyman
  • Jessica Roxburgh, B.A. 2010, M.A. 2013 -- Committee on Foreign Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Brian Rumpf, B.A. -- New Jersey State Assemblyman
  • Joe St. George, B.A. 2011 -- Reporter, FOX 31 (Denver)
  • Holly Schepisi, B.A. 1993 -- New Jersey State Assemblywoman
  • Timothy Shriver, M.A. 1988 -- CEO of Special Olympics
  • Kristen Sullivan, B.A. 2013 -- Massachusetts Assistant District Attorney
  • Peter Ubertaccio, B.A. 2004 -- Professor of Politics, Stonehill College
  • Tommy Wells, J.D. 1991 -- Director of D.C. Department of the Environment