Career Paths: French Alumni
Carrie -- from Valpo to Morocco to D.C.!
Read Carrie's story.

Wondering what career paths your friends from French class have taken?  Take a look at the examples below.  If you were a French major and would like to be included in this list or in an alumni profile, please be in touch with us!

After graduation, Carrie worked as a Senior Investigator at the Chicago Board of Trade for a few years and then headed to Morocco as a Peace Corps Volunteer.  Carrie next obtained her Master’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service.  Today she works in Washington, D.C. developing foreign policy with the Millenium Challenge.


• Paul
  JAG Attorney with U.S. Navy

• Carrie
  Develops foreign policy with the Millenium Challenge, Washington, D.C.


• Tina
  Vice President of a securities trading company; MBA from Northwestern University

• Allison
  Lutheran Community Services Specialist, Thrivent Financial, Saint Louis, MO

• Tina
   VP for Administration, international firm

• Vel
   International sales for a manufacturer

Ministry / Service

• Jenny
  Works with Sous Espwa (Source of Hope), ministry of Christian Reformed Church, Haiti


• Chris
  Dean of Kendall's School of Culinary Arts, Chicago, Illinois

• Mary
  French Teacher, Thornton Fractional High School, Calumet City, Illinois

• Emily
  Assistante d'anglais (English Teaching Assistant), French public schools, Châlons-en-Champagne, France

• Wendy
  French Teacher, Indiana

• Ricky
  French Teacher, River Forest High School, Hobart, Indiana