Alumni and Friends Highlights

The School has nearly 3,000 graduates in all 50 states and 20 foreign countries who represent careers in natural-resource management, research, education, business, industry, and other areas. We like to stay connected with our alumni, so please keep us posted on your achievements and milestones. You can tell us about your career, share a story, post a discussion question, submit an old photo, or read our newsletters— all on the School's social network page. Please share!

What are our graduates doing?

Jason Caron

'02

Find out here! Our graduates have successful careers in a variety of areas, including natural resources, business, and academia. Read what they say about their career pathways and the value of a Michigan Tech education.
 

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Jessica Turino

'94

Following graduation, Turino began her career in procurement - working in the private sector of Forestry. In 1999, she accepted a position with Weyerhaeuser Company based out of Grayling, Michigan, where she continues her work in procurement. She is responsible for supplying raw material to the Grayling Oriented Strand Board mill and hardwood sawmill located in Lewiston, Michigan.

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Marjorie Naidich

'05

Marjorie (Ely) Naidich was named to lead New York City's Reforestation Initiative in 2009. She is responsible for new capital contracting and an expanded NYC Park & Recreation Department's Natural Resources Group. New York City's Reforestation initiative is one of 127 launched in 2007 as part Mayor Bloomberg's "PlaNYC" to make the City greener and sustainable by the year 2030. This reforestation . . .

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Bob Todd

'51

Bob Todd sums up his 38 year career by saying, “All in all it was a good career, working with and meeting hundreds of people from Florida to Alaska and Oregon to Kentucky in diverse political, social and environmental communities.” That career began in 1951 after Bob’s graduation from Tech. He headed to Idaho for a summer position with the Forest Service doing Blister Rust control on the on Kaniksu National . . .