"Valpo’s French and IECA programs gave me the foundation that I needed to pursue an international career, and most importantly taught me the value of public service." -- Carrie Parrott Monahan
Carrie earned a B.A. in French and International Economics & Cultural Affairs in May 2000. Upon graduation, she worked as a Senior Investigator at the Chicago Board of Trade for a few years, after which she headed to Morocco as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Carrie will soon obtain her Master’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and begin a new job as a Program Analyst, Africa Unit of the Millennium Challenge Corporation. Read more of Carrie's story.