Alumni

This is a working list of the Holloway Group alumni, with links to their LinkedIn profiles, the degree they graduated with, and their current job title. Job titles last updated June 2018. See individual LinkedIn profiles for up-to-date titles/jobs. 

If you're an alum of The Holloway Group and your name isn't on this list, or if you'd like to request changes, please email Rhianna Miles at rrmiles@wisc.edu.

Ph.D. Students

Dr. Alexandra Karambelas, Ph.D. E&R (2016) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Columbia University
Dr. Vijay Limaye, Ph.D. Epidemiology and E&R (2015) Climate Change & Health Science Fellow, NRDC
Dr. Erica Bickford, Ph.D. E&R (2012) Transportation Program Manager, U.S. Department of Energy
Dr. Scott Spak, Ph.D. AOS (2009) Assistant Professor, University of Iowa
Dr. Matt Johnston, Ph.D. E&R (2008) Postdoctoral Researcher/Fellow, University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment

M.S. Students

Olivia Sanderfoot, M.S. E&R (2015-2017) Graduate Researcher, University of Washington School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
David Abel, M.S. Joint in E&R and Mech. Eng. (2015-2016) Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellow, UW-Madison
Shuai Chen, M.S. E&R (2015-2016) Project Director, Vanke
Andrew Wentland, M.S. AOS (2013-2015) Quantitative Analyst, First Republic Bank
Xiaomeng Jin, M.S. E&R (2013-2015) Graduate Research Assistant, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Erica Scotty, M.S. AOS (2012-2014) Research Programmer Analyst, Marshfield Clinic
Alexandra Karambelas, M.S. AOS (2012-2013) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Columbia University
Keith Cronin, M.S. E&R (2009-2011) Residential Program Manager, APTIM
Matt Luedke, M.S. CEE (2009-2011) Product Engineer, Spin Inc.
Mitchell Myhre, M.S. E&R (2010) Regulatory Affairs Manager, Alliant Energy
Jami Morton, M.S. E&R (2009-2010) Community Manager, Qeepsake
Steve Plachinski, M.S. E&R (2008-2010) Environmental Engineer, Andersen Corporation
Claus Moberg, M.S. AOS (2006-2009) Senior Director of Engineering, Roblox
• Caitlin Voight (Littlefield), M.S. E&R (2009) 
Christopher Dresser, M.S. Land Resources (2006-2008) Environmental Protection Specialist, U.S. EPA
Heather Eliff (Woods) M.S. AOS (2005-2007) Regional Environmental Health and Safety Manager, UL
Matt Johnston, M.S. E&R (2004-2006) Postdoctoral Researcher/Fellow, University of Minnesota Institute on the Environment
Raine Gardner, M.S. CEE (2005-2006) Senior Project Engineer/Manager, Board Member, Chair of Park and Recreation, MSA Professional Services


Undergraduate Students (Years denote undergraduate time with The Holloway Group) 

Elise Penn, Geological Eng. & Applied Math (2015-2018) Research Intern, SAGE
Anastasia Montgomery, Civil & Env. Eng. (2016-2018) Research Intern, SAGE
• Madeline Isenberg, Env. Sci. (2016-2017) 
Maria Castillo, Env. Sci. ( 2016-2017) Research Assistant, Boston University School of Public Health
• Yuqi Shi, Env. Sci. (2016-2017) 
Madeline Opie, Env. Sci. (2016-2017) Field Instructor, New Vision Wilderness
Ya-Chi (Anita) Liu, Env. Sci. (2016-2017) Research Analyst, Kantar Health
Adam Hoefs, Env. Sci. (2017)
• Ashley Seufzer, Env. Sci. (2017) 
Claire Rebman, Env. Sci. (2017) Plant Pest and Disease Specialist, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture
• Jonnathan Garcia-Huerta, Civil & Env. Eng. (2017)
• Quinn Gavin, Geography (2016)
Colleen Schmit, Biology and Spanish (2014-2017) Development and Community Engagement Coordinator, Environmental Resource Center
Michael Larson, Mech Eng. (2015-2016) Energy Analyst, Solv LLC
Anna Bottum, Env. Sci. (2015-2016) 
Clayton Groth, Env. Sci. (2015-2016) LiDAR Data Processor: Workflow Subject Matter Expert, Continental Mapping Consultants
Chloe Jacobsen, Chem. Engineering (2015) Product Developer Co-op, Kimberly- Clark Corporation
Ryan Kladar, Chemistry and Civil & Env. Eng. (2012-2015) Analyst, Strategen Consulting
• Bryan Leung, Elec. & Comp. Eng. (2015-2016)
Lewis Kunik, Computer Engineering (2016) Research Associate, Land-Atmosphere Interactions Research group, University of Utah
• Daniel Minunni, Civil & Env. Eng. (2015)
• Arber Rrushaj, Chem. Engineering (2015) 
Sam Menzies, Biochemistry (2015-2016) Sales Representative, 3M
• Aida Ebrahimi, Env. Sci. (Fall 2015)
• Landen Nickel, Biology (2015)
Sarah Benish, Biology (2013 – 2015) Graduate Research Assistant, University of Maryland
David Abel, Mech. Eng and Env. Studies (2014-2015) Wisconsin Distinguished Graduate Fellow, UW-Madison
Elizabeth Kopecky, Env. Sci. (2014 – 2015) Environmental Planner, Tetra Tech
Brianna Griffin, Geo. Engineering (2015) Geomechanical Engineer 1, Freeport-McMoRan Climax Operations
• Keith Maki, Computer Science (2014) 
Andrew Wentland, AOS (2013) Quantitative Analyst, First Republic Bank
Amanda Gumber, AOS (2012) Assistant Researcher, Space Science and Engineering Center
Olivia Clifton, Applied Math-Ecology (2011-2012) PhD Student, Columbia University in the City of New York
Alexandra Karambelas, AOS (2011-2012) Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Columbia University
Jacob Oberman, Chem. Engineering (2009-2012) IT Consultant, Accenture
Thomas Langel, Chem. Engineering (2010-2011) Instrument Engineer, Honeywell
Erik Gould, AOS (2010-2011) Server Systems Engineer, Epic
DJ Rasmussen, AOS (2008-2010) Graduate Student, Princeton University
Daniel Barker, Biology (2007-2008) Senior Grant Writer - DC Office of Research Advancement, University of Southern California
Philip Thomas, Biology (2007-2008) Graduate Student, UW-Madison
Susanna Ehlers, Geography (2004-2007) Physical Scientist (Science Assistant), National Science Foundation


Post-Doctoral Fellows & Non-Student Interns

Monica Harkey (2011-Present) Researcher, SAGE
Rhianna Miles (2017-Present) Digital Media Specialist, The Holloway Group
Eva Cloo (2017) 
Alana Weir (2016-2017) PhD Student, University of Canterbury in New Zealand
Drew Blumenthal (2016) Energy Efficiency/Demand Response Program Evaluation Consultant, Opinion Dynamics
Meiyun Lin (2008-2010) Air Quality-Climate Scientist, Princeton University

 Prof. Holloway with members of Spring 2015 Research group. From left to right: David Abel (M.S. in E&R & Mech. Eng.; EAP certificate); Anna Bottom (undergraduate in Env. Sci.); Dr. Monica Harkey (full-time research scientist); Xiaomeng Jin (M.S. in E&R and EAP; now Ph.D. student at Columbia University); Andy Wentland (M.S. in AOS; now at Environ); Alex Karambelas (Ph.D. in E&R and EAP); Liz Kopecky (graduated 2015); Sarah Benish (graduated 2015, now Ph.D. student at University of Maryland); Prof. Tracey Holloway

Prof. Holloway with members of Spring 2015 Research group. From left to right: David Abel (M.S. in E&R & Mech. Eng.; EAP certificate); Anna Bottom (undergraduate in Env. Sci.); Dr. Monica Harkey (full-time research scientist); Xiaomeng Jin (M.S. in E&R and EAP; now Ph.D. student at Columbia University); Andy Wentland (M.S. in AOS; now at Environ); Alex Karambelas (Ph.D. in E&R and EAP); Liz Kopecky (graduated 2015); Sarah Benish (graduated 2015, now Ph.D. student at University of Maryland); Prof. Tracey Holloway

 This photo is from one of our weekly group meetings with many of our past team members.

This photo is from one of our weekly group meetings with many of our past team members.