Public Policy Alumni Help the Program Shine

The recent U.S. News Best Graduate School Rankings names several UMBC programs including public affairs as among the best in
the nation.

In an article by UMBC, multiple Public Policy alumni are highlighted, demonstrating the breadth of the Public Policy

Headshot of Nathaniel Jones
Dr. Nathaniel Jones, III (Ph.D. ’02)

Alumni highlighted include:

Rear Admiral Sylvia Trent-Adams (Ph.D. ’06) former Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health for the United States and now Chief Strategy Officer for the University of North Texas.
Dr. Nathaniel Jones, III (Ph.D. ’02) recently appointed President of the College of Alameda in California
Dr. John A. Olszewski Jr. (Ph.D. ’17) Baltimore County executive
Dr. Deborah Trautman (Ph.D. ‘04) CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing
Qubilah Huddleston (M.P.P. ’17) education policy analyst at the DC Policy Fiscal Institute
Steve Sharkey (M.P.P. ’06) Director of the Baltimore City Department of Transportation