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Andrew Jameson (F’90)

Former President, Maloof Entertainment Group Partner, Irish Dreamtime Location: Philodemic Room, Healy Hall, Georgetown University Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) In the last five years, Andrew Jameson has produced a diverse range of projects from the worlds of scripted television, features, and unscripted television. Recently, he has been charged by Pierce [...]

Neil Ashe (B’90)

President, CBS Interactive Location: Fairmont Hotel, Washington, D.C., during John Carroll Weekend 2010 Producer/Interviewer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Ashe grew up in Knoxville, Tenn., and recalls choosing Georgetown because it was a “special, special place.” He fondly remembers professor George Houston and Rev. J. Donald Freeze, S.J. As the current president [...]

Ann Sarnoff (B’83)

Former President, Dow Jones Ventures Location: Fairmont Hotel, Washington, D.C., during John Carroll Weekend 2010 Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Influenced by her older sister, Sarnoff applied to only one college. She fondly remembers the course titled “The Problem of God,” English classes, professor Michael Foley, playing field hockey and working [...]

Jim Welch (C’71, G’05)

Deputy Managing Editor, Sports, USA Today Location: Wagner Alumni House Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Welch majored in government and international relations at Georgetown in the late 60s. During his senior year, he landed a job at the National Journal, where he served as a reporter during the Watergate scandal. Here, [...]

Jim Whitaker (C’90)

Filmmaker and Director, Project Rebirth Location: Barclay Hotel, New York City, during John Carroll Weekend 2009 Producer/Interviewer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Shortly after 9/11, Jim Whitaker visited New York City. When he went to Ground Zero he felt despair and anger, but also sensed the determination and resolve of the first [...]

Melinda Arons (C’98)

Chief Political Producer, ABC News’ Nightline Location: Georgetown Public Policy Institute Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Arons appreciates the caliber of the students Georgetown attracts and the network of graduates it produces. At Georgetown, she learned to “deal with important people,” which would become a necessary skill during her career in [...]