Summer Internship Locations

Our alumni have completed summer internships around the world...we've put together a list of locations and organizations they have served at.

Alumni in Africa

CARE International (Zambia)

Sumeet Jain ’05 Associate at Shearman & Sterling, LLP in New York.

Cross Cultural Solutions (Ghana, Tanzania)

Patrick Tighe ’10 Antitrust Division Paralegal Specialist at the US Department of Justice in Washington, DC.

Ashley Farrington ’09 MD Student at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Ford Family Program in Human Development and Solidarity (Uganda)

Sarah Cline '10 Elementary School Teacher at St. Stephen Catholic School in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Matthew Panhans ’10 Graduate Student in History of Economic Thought at Duke University in North Carolina.

Foundation for International Medical Relief of Children - FIMRC (Uganda)

Michael Hawking ’09 MD Student at the University of Michigan Medical School.

Foundation for Sustainable Development (Uganda)

Mary Clare DeBartolo ’08 Law Student at the University of Michigan Law School and School of Public Health.
Lisa Floran ’09 Peace Corps Volunteer at Plan International in Senegal.
Jennifer Heil ’10 Graduate Student in Anthropology at Washington University in Saint Louis in Missouri.
Matthew Kernan ’09 Plant Accounting Manager at Procter & Gamble in Missouri.
Mark (Nick) Stahlschmidt ’06 Resident in Family Medicine in Ventura, California.
Benjamin Wilson ’06 Graduate Student in Divinity at the University of Notre Dame.

Global Service Corps (Tanzania)

Mary DeAgostino ’09 MD Student at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Tennessee.

United Planet (Ghana)

Rebecca Gannon ’09 Law Student at Brooklyn Law School in New York.

Women In Progress – Global Mamas (Ghana)

Anne Greteman ’10 Peace Corps Volunteer with Business Advising in Toussiana, Burkina Faso.
Kaitlyn Maloney ’11 Audit Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Illinois.
Melissa Miller ’10 Peace Corps Volunteer in Teaching Caucus Region Philippines.

WorldTeach (Namibia)

Colleen Desmond ’09 Associate Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group in Chicago, Illinois.
Catherine McGillivray ’11 Graduate Student in Public Affairs, SPEA 2013 at Indiana University.
Melissa Yisak ’10 Graduate Student in International and Comparative Education at Stanford University – School of Education in California.

Alumni in Asia

Foundation for Sustainable Development (India)

Mary Pat Dwyer ’11 Law Student at Duke University Law School in North Carolina.
Rupa Jose ’08 Doctoral Student in Psychology and Social Behavior at the University of California, Irvine.
Katelyn Lenz ’11 Law Student at the University of Notre Dame.

ProWorld Service Corps (India)

Eileen Flanagan ’10 London Residence Facility Assistant at the University of Notre Dame in London, England.

Alumni in Latin America

Casa San Eugenio (Mexico)

Amy Carr (Yahn) ’06 Bilingual Speech Language Pathologist.

CISEP (Bolivia)

Derrick Bravo ’02 Elementary School Teacher.

Coprodeli (Peru)

Natalie Conneely ’07 Membership and Special Events Manager for Hispanics in Philanthropy in San Francisco, California.
Aurora (Elena) Lacayo ’06 Immigration Field Coordinator at National Council of La Raza (NCLR) in Washington, DC.
Bridget Mullins ’11 Volunteer at the Holy Cross Mission in Santiago, Chile.
Tiffany Nelson ’09 Graduate Student in Counseling at Florida State University.
Justin Perez ’10 Doctoral Student in Anthropology at the University of California, Irvine.
Clarisa Ramos ’10 Graduate Student in Sacred Music and Assistant Rector in Farley Hall at the University of Notre Dame.

Development in San José de Ocoa - ADESJO (Dominican Republic)

Michael Tesfay ’06 Accounts Receivable Supervisor at Sutter Physician Services in California.
Rebecca Ackroyd '07 MD student at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

Foreign Commercial Service (Argentina, Chile)

Joshua Kempf ’08 Graduate Student in International Political Economy at the London School of Economics and Political Science in London, England.

Jeniffer Vélez Perez ’08 Law Student at Northwestern School of Law in Illinois.

Foundation for Sustainable Development (Bolivia, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Peru)

Kathleen Monticello ’06, Latin American Equity Analyst with Pinebridge Investments in New York.

Cailin Shannon ’08 Architecture Designer at Opticos Design, Inc. in California.

Henry Vasquez ’10 Vice President of Operations at Spartz Media in Chicago, Illinois.

Michael Clemente ’09 Paralegal in the Antitrust Division at the Department of Justice in Washington, DC.

Fundación Gasset y Ortega (Chile)

Leigh Hellrung ’04 Director of Strategy and Planning at Zurich North America in Illinois.

Fundación Regional de Asesoría en Derechos Humanos - INREDH (Ecuador)

Dana Garcia (Stovall)’05 Urban Planner and Landscape Designer at SWT Design in St. Louis, Missouri.
Monica McDaniel(Brown) ’04 Attorney at White & Case in New York.
Christina Velasquez ’05 Spanish Immersion Teacher with the Minnetonka School District in Minnesota.

Fundación Salvadorena para el Desarrollo Economica y Social - FUSADES (El Salvador)

Rachel Kutzley ’05 Political Officer at the US Department of State’s US Embassy in Quito, Ecuador.

Ministerio de Hacienda (Chile)

Michael Pries ’93 Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Notre Dame.

ProWorld Service Corps (Mexico, Peru)

Michael Moses ’10 Peace Corps Volunteer with the Community and Organizational Development Program in Bulgaria.
Julio Noriega ’08 MD Student at the Indiana University of Medicine.
Raquel Rios ’09 Research Assistant at the University of North Texas Health Science Center – School of Public Health.

Caitlin Buchanan ’09 Dental Student at the University of Florida.
Emily Newport ’09 MD Student at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey.
Mary Ellen Vales ’08 Law Student at IIT Chicago – Kent College of Law in Illinois.

Sacred Heart Sisters of Suyapa (Honduras)

Karen Wiener ’01 Senior Education Specialist focusing on early grade reading in Africa at FHI 360 in Washington, DC.

TIES – US-Mexico Training, Internships, Exchanges, and Scholarship (Mexico)

Brian Carlisle’07 MBA Student at Dartmouth – Tuck School of Business in New Hampshire.

Tironi y Asociados (Chile)

Alejandro Williams Alvarez ’06 CEO of Colegio Williams de Cuernavaca in Mexico.

WorldTeach (Costa Rica, Ecuador)

Costa Rica
John Corgan ’11 Volunteer with Jesuit Volunteer Corps through the Nationalities Service Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Caitlin Ivester ’09 ACE English Teacher at the Colegio San Esteban Diacono through the ND ACE Chile program in Santiago, Chile.

Claire Podgorski ’11 Account Manager at Google Inc. in California.
Kathleen Snyder ’11 Volunteer, Service Learning Program Coordinator at AmeriCorps – Florida Campus Compact.

Alumni in the United States

The Advocates for Human Rights - Minnesota

Maggie Green (Donahue) ’03 Attorney at Donohue Green Law Office in Minnesota.
Jennifer Hamamoto ’02 Lead Attorney at the Latin American Association in its VAWA (Violence Against Women Act) Program in Atlanta, Georgia.

Center of Concern

Katherine Bilek ’09 After Care Specialist and Case Manager at Covenant House Missouri with the Center of Concern, Education for Justice Project in St. Louis, Missouri.
Michael Poffenberger ’05 Executive Director at Resolve in Washington, DC.
Sophia Twarog ’87 Senior Economic Affairs Officer with the Trade Negotiations and Commercial Diplomacy Branch at UNCTAD/DITC in Geneva, Switzerland.
To contact Sophia Twarog, current interns may email

Inter American Press Association – IAPA (Florida)

Marcus Gatto ’09 Law Student at Tulane Law School in Louisiana.

Organization of American States – OAS (Washington, DC)

Gustavo Rivera Loret de Mola ’07 Doctoral Student in Political Science at the University of Texas at Austin and President of Brigada Mexicana para la Construcciónde Ciudadanía in Mexico City, Mexico.

Inter-American Commission of Human Rights at OAS

Alejandro Foxley ’87 Executive Director for Chile and Ecuador at Inter-American Development Bank in Washington, DC.
James Morsch ’87 Partner and Commercial Litigation Attorney at Butler Rubin in Illinois.

Rainforest Alliance (New York)

Kathryn Sabella ’09 Natural and Cultural Resources Consultant at Booz Allen & Hamilton Inc. in Washington, DC.

Washington Office on Latin America (Washington, DC)

Oliver Gamez ’07 Consultant at Cumberland Consulting Group (Healthcare IT firm) in Florida.
Mary Joel O’Connell ’96 Vice President, US Consumer Card Group at American Express Company in New Jersey.
Erika Serran ’99 Associate Attorney – International Arbitration and Litigation Group at White & Case in Washington, DC.