Bill Blagg ?02

    Bill Blagg

    Class Year: ’02

    Majors: Communication

    Current Hometown: Pleasant Prairie, WI

    Job: 

    CEO at MOBB Productions Inc.

    “I could write a novel about specific examples in my life and career that were shaped by the liberal arts skills I gained at Carthage.”

    Judith Brummer ?08

    Judith Brummer

    Class Year: ’08

    Majors: Communication, Theatre

    Current Hometown: Seoul, South Korea

    Job: 

    Third grade teacher, elementary department head

    “Carthage gave me the chance to figure out who I really am and what I’m capable of. … Carthage was a great place for me to grow and step into my own. … Overall, my time at Carthage was critical in shaping my character, confidence, faith, and career. Thank you, Carthage, my dear alma mater!”

    Robert Dortch ?18

    Robert Dortch

    Class Year: ’18

    Majors: Communication

    Current Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.

    Job: 

    Digital Marketing Specialist at Sprouts Farmers Market

    “My professors saw me not just as a student, but as a person.”

    Megan Maurer ?19

    Megan Maurer

    Class Year: ’19

    Majors: Public Relations and Communication

    Current Hometown: New York City, New York

    Job: 

    Senior eCommerce Marketing Specialist at Reprise Digital

    “The coursework provided in the Communication and Digital Media Department gave me the opportunity to learn more about how we can connect with various audiences and the importance of brand integrity. I was also exposed to various internship opportunities that led me to my interest in the role I work in today.”

    Jamin McGinnis

    Jamin McGinnis

    Class Year: ’06

    Majors: Theatre and Communication

    Current Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

    Job: 

    Marketing Manager at Breakthru Beverage Group

    “My recipe for life is: work hard and be the best version of yourself, celebrate life early and often, and give service as much as you can — it’s what it means to be a Carthaginian.”

    Craig Morelli ?15

    Craig Morelli

    Class Year: ’15

    Majors: Communications and Digital Media

    Job: 

    Industry Relations Representative for the Federal Reserve System of the United States

    “Liberal arts programs give such a wide range of experiences that it’s easy to tailor your abilities to any number of jobs. Carthage gave me the skills to adapt and work under pressure while still doing high-quality work.”

    Breanna Reynolds ?21

    Breanna Reynolds

    Class Year: ’21

    Majors: Communication

    Current Hometown: Vernon Hills, Illinois

    Job: 

    Communication Coordinator at CMAFH

    “I actually got my job because of a friend I met at Carthage! She’s a year older than me, and we spent three years on the dance team together. Shortly after I graduated, she sent me a text asking if I was looking for a job and set up an interview for me!”

    Ben Schroeder ?13

    Ben Schroeder

    Class Year: ’13

    Majors: Communication, Marketing

    Job: 

    Senior Communications Coordinator at Northwestern University, Office of Global Marketing

    “Carthage shaped me in so many ways. The biggest takeaway is that I truly felt like people cared about me and my development — not only as a student but as a person.”

    Serena Sessoms ?13

    Serena Sessoms

    Class Year: ’13

    Majors: Graphic Design, Communication, Public Relations

    Current Hometown: Gurnee, Illinois

    Job: 

    Account Manager at GFX International

    “Carthage makes you think outside of your field and see things from different perspectives. You are not isolated in your specific fields all four years of school. This allows you to broaden your background knowledge, and gives you an upper hand in the corporate world.”

    Matt Thome

    Matt Thome

    Class Year: ’17

    Majors: Public Relations, Sports Marketing & Communication

    Current Hometown: Sacramento, CA

    Job: 

    Account Manager, Membership Services for the Sacramento Kings

    “Take advantage of every opportunity that is presented to you. It’s the best way to help shape your path for how you want to live your life both professionally and personally.”