Career Day Participants

WLI Career Day Participants

Thank you to the distinguished alumni and community partners who participated in our Career Day panels:

Business/Entrepreneurship:  Edwin “Skip” McLaughlin
, MD ‘74, (Moderator) – Entrepreneur/Owner, Blue Sunsets and author of The Purpose Is Profit: The Truth about Starting and Building Your Own Business; Carmen Petruzzelli, MD ‘07,  – Owner, Glenda’s Kitchen, LLC; Kristine Mediate, Founder/President and CEO of FIT Agency; DonnaLyn Giegerich – CEO, DLG Consulting; Maggie Osmulski, Assistant to the Regional Director of the NJ Small Business Administration Program at Brookdale Community College

Government/Politics: Sue Kiley, MD ‘72 (Moderator) – Freeholder - Deputy Director of the Monmouth County Freeholder Board; Anthony S. (“Tony”) Perry, Middletown Mayor; Thomas A. (“Tom”) Arnone, Director of the Monmouth County Freeholder Board; Senator Declan J. O’Scanlon Jr., NJ State Legislature; Kimberly Gonzales, Highlands Borough Administrator

Law/Criminal:  Christina Hardman O’Neal, MD ‘80, P ‘22 (Moderator) – Partner, Eastman, Muñoz, Paone; Kim Yonta Aronow, Esq. – former Hudson County Assistant Prosecutor and New Jersey State Bar President. Hon. Louis F. Locascio, JSC (Ret.) – Mediator/arbitrator, Gold & Albanese; Greg Gargulinski, Esq. – Davison, Partner, Eastman, Muñoz, Paone PA; Denee Vadell, Official Court Reporter, Bronx Criminal Court; Christopher Decker, Assistant Prosecutor, Monmouth County Prosecutors Office, Major Crimes Unit

Law/Private Practice & Civil:  Julia Dasaro Drescher, MD ‘88, P ‘22, P ‘24(Moderator) – Partner, Dasaro Law Firm; Loryn M. Lawson, Esq., Senior Counsel, Byrnes O’Hern & Heugle; Lynn Staufenberg, Esq., MD ‘86 Attorney, Zager Fuchs PC; Joy Anderson, Esq., Partner, Law Office of Joy Anderson LLC
Law Enforcement:  Regina Donohue, P ‘23, P ‘21 (Moderator) – Vice President, Head of Human Resources, Intra-Cellular Therapies; Hon. Shaun Golden, Monmouth County Sheriff; Jim Broderick, Chief of Hazlet Police Department (Ret.); Ralph Tucker, FBI (Ret.); Lt. Delisa Brazil, Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office; Selma Morris, P ‘20 – Executive Assistant to Sheriff Shaun Golden and current MDP parent

Journalism/New Media:  Carolyn Broderick, P ‘21, P ‘23 (Moderator) – Senior HR Systems Analyst, The Mount Sinai Health System and current MDP parent; Zach Martin – Sports Broadcaster, WFAN Radio; Michael Diamond – Business Writer, Asbury Park Press; Ally Montreuil – Account Executive, Client Partnerships, BuzzFeed; Kirsten Fleming – Senior Writer, New York Post

Finance:  Deb Mannix (Moderator) Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management; Ryan Lanier – District Marketing Manager, Federated Insurance; Jenna Hersh – Fixed Income Analyst, Structured Products Team, BLOOMBERG; Ryan Lino, MD ‘07 – Vice President, JP Morgan; Justin Lotano, MD ‘02 – Assistant Vice President, Financial Advisor, Wells Fargo

Health & Wellness:  Nikki Tierney
, MD ‘90, P ‘18 (Moderator) – Real Estate Sales Agent, Berkshire Hathaway Fox and Roach; Robyn Begley, DNP, RN, NEA-BC, MD ‘73 – CEO,  American Organization for Nursing Leadership (AONL), Senior VP/Chief Nursing Officer of the American Hospital Association (AHA); Ken Pecoraro – Social Worker and Addictions Counselor, CPC Behavioral Healthcare; Dr. Laura Catanzaro, PT, DPT, MDP ‘12 – Doctor of Physical Therapy, Kessler Rehabilitation Center; Angela Harris, MD ‘96 – The Integrated Mind, Yoga, Mediation, Reiki

Sports/Sports Marketing:  Kathryn (“Kathy”) McLaughlin
, Esq. MD ‘72 (Moderator) – Partner, McLaughlin & Wilshinsky, P.C.; Speaker: Dylan Wanagiel, MD ‘89 – Senior Director, Sports Properties Madison Square Garden

Performing Arts:  Dorothea Zando Laux P ‘17, P ‘19 (Moderator) – Senior Wealth Management Consultant, Rosso Financial Group and founder, Victor Zando Foundation; Joe Rapolla, MD ‘79 – Department Chair, Monmouth University, Music/Music Industry; Professor Rashida Scott Cruz, Adjunct Music Industry Professor, Monmouth University and Music and Entertainment Consultant; Shaun Nerney, MDP ‘12 – Actor, Singer Personality