Alumni Positions

Geography graduates from San Diego State University have a wide variety of professions. This is only natural given the wide diversity of emphases offered by the department. To find out more about our alumni, please visit the Alumni page.

Positions

  • Vince Bertoni. City of Los Angeles, Director of Planning.
  • Yi-Ting Chuang. , GIS Data Analyst.
  • James Craine. Cal State Northridge, Professor.
  • Philip Elder. , Automation Engineer.
  • Timothy Evans. Student Conservation Association, Conservation Program Coordinator.
  • Debbie Fugate. United States Geological Survey, Deputy Director, National Geospatial Program.
  • Rebecca Grover. San Diego Association of Governments, GIS Analyst.
  • Jeremy Hamm. , Software Developer.
  • Lesley Handa. , Ornithologist.
  • Laurel Hanscom. Global Footprint Network, Program Director and Research Scientist.
  • Jessie Hong. University of West Georgia, Associate Professor.
  • Elias Issa. San Diego Airport Authority, Senior Engineering Technician.
  • Ick-Hoi Kim. , Research Fellow.
  • Chris Lukinbeal. University of Arizona, Associate Professor.
  • Jennifer Mason. Penn State University, Ph.D. Student.
  • Colin Mattison. Pitney Bowes, Presales Engineer.
  • Christopher Moreno. Cultural Geographics Consulting, Co-Owner and Ethnography Program Manager.
  • Frank Mowery. , Mapping Specialist I.
  • Cleo Neculae. State of Washington, Stormwater Grants Program Manager.
  • David Palomino. County of San Diego, Administrative Analysts III.
  • Audrey Porcella. San Diego Association of Governments, Regional Planner.
  • Kelly Salamone. , Sr. Animal Trainer.
  • Thomas Sumstine. , Ecological Restoration and Monitoring Intern.
  • Martin Swobodzinski. Portland State University, Assistant Professor of Geography.
  • John Urata. , Staff Data Scientist.
  • Ninghua Wang. , Chief Scientist.
  • Jiue-An (Jay) Yang. University of California, San Diego, Postdoctoral Research Scientist.