Profiles

Levin College Profiles

MEET OUR STUDENTS AND ALUMNI

Learn about Levin College's students and alumni. Also see our faculty profiles.


Dr. Antoine Moss (MPA, ’07, Ph.D. ’11)

Antoine MossI'm very passionate about helping people overcome current obstacles, past failures, and self-defeating beliefs to help make their dreams come true. I love to see people unlock their potential in life. Read more. »
 

 

Michaela Lowery (MPA Student)

Michaela LoweryMy passion is caring for and protecting others— especially people in need. I've seen these values expressed in several of my classes at Levin, so I know that the College is a good fit for me. As a student in the MPA program, I feel that the classes I am taking will put me on a solid foundation to help me achieve my career goals. Read more. »
 

Dr. Denise McCray (PH.D., ’07)

Denise McCray

When I graduated from high school my goal was to eventually obtain a Ph.D. degree. I completed my Master's degree however, life happened (marriage, career, and family). Several years later, I had the opportunity to become involved in several political campaigns and developed an interest in politics and public service. I decided to pursue my ambition to receive a doctoral degree. While conducting my research, I became interested in Levin College. Read more. »

Joyce Pan Huang (MUPD, ’16)

Joyce Huang

I enrolled in the program with a desire to practice in the city upon graduation. Because I am a transplant, I wanted to become more connected with the people and projects based around real urban issues in Cleveland. I didn't want my education to be simply theoretical, but to be grounded in reality. Levin College provided me with the opportunity to participate in meaningful work with real clients. Read more. »

Tanesha Hunter (MPA '16)

Tanesha HunterLevin is a very diverse college, filled with students who have a wealth of knowledge from their own personal and professional experiences. Interacting and attending classes with such a great group of individuals served as motivation for me to strive to excel in my own career path. Read more. »

 

Leo Miller (MPA ’94)

Leo MillerIn public service, it's easy to become frustrated by many things. Those who accomplish the most work for the public good over the good for oneself. Always make your vision broad enough to involve all parties. Listen to both the negative and positive; both represent opportunities. Always work for the public good instead of the good for oneself. Read more. »


Brenda Butler (BA - Public Safety Management ’10)

Brenda_Butler_photo.jpgMy experiences at Levin empowered me to become what I am today. It allowed me to achieve my goals, and gave me the confidence and power I needed to succeed. Read more. »
 

 


Linda Uveges (MNAL '16)

Linda Uveges

I am inspired by the people in NE Ohio. Cleveland is a very philanthropic community and full of nonprofits meeting critical needs in our area. Read more. »

 

 

Sarah Lautenbach (MNAL Student)

Sarah LautenbachI believe that every child should have the chance to lead a happy and healthy life and pursue their dreams regardless of their circumstances. Read more. »
 

 


John Litten (MPA '11)

John Litten

I went to Levin for the degree – based upon reputation – but left with a treasure trove of knowledge, a rolodex of contacts, and a community that I feel I can always turn to. Read more. »
 

 


Caitlin Johnson (MPA '11)

Caitlin JohnsonI truly believe in the mission of Policy Matters Ohio. I know that good policies passed during the New Deal helped lift my family out of poverty. I also know that many of these policies excluded and often oppressed people of color. I hope the work that I do helps Ohio and the country become a more just and equitable place. Read more. »


Miranda Lange (MPA '14)

Miranda LangeLevin expanded my understanding of the ways one can serve the public, exposed me to a variety of leaders in their fields, and allowed me to consider a larger pool of potential career paths. Read more. »

 


James Lukas (MPA '96)

James LukasWhile attending Levin, I was fortunate to receive a paid internship with the Cleveland City Council in their Policy & Research Division under John James, another Levin graduate. It was during this experience that I became passionate about local government. Read more. »

 

Matt Hrubey (MPA '12)

Matt HrubeyMy passion is assisting local governments in obtaining the resources necessary to provide efficient and innovative services to their constituents. Read more. »
 

 


Emily Muttillo (MPA '06)

Emily MuttilloEmily’s advice to Levin College students is to make connections: Your fellow classmates have done and will continue to do great things in our community. Get to know them and keep in touch. The relationships you develop in school will continue on into your professional life and make our community stronger. Read more. »


Hannah Fritzman Belsito (MUPD '11)

Hannah Fritzman Belsito

I knew I wanted to pivot my career path to be even more strategically focused on connecting people to place - I also wanted to gain institutional knowledge and historical context to better understand how to make impact. Levin gave me that grounding. 
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Eva McKnight (MNAL '16)

Eva McKnightI chose Levin College because I was drawn to the focus and flexibility of the coursework within the MNAL, the affordability of the program, and the impressive reputation of the College of Urban Affairs. Read more. »