Your Career: Capitol Hill/Campaigning

Our Alumni


Elliot Ackerman

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CEO, AmericansElect.org

There was a moment five years ago when Elliot Ackerman (MALD ’03) found himself and his U.S. Marine Corps unit in Farah, a very violent and rugged Afghan province on the western border with Iran. As a Marine special operator, he was helping train a group of Afghan commandos, the equivalent of the U.S. Army’s Rangers. Read more

Our Alumni


Isabel Sepulveda

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U.S. Trade and Development Agency

“Fletcher opened my eyes to how private companies operate in emerging economies, and in turn how that furthers development,” she says. “My work at USTDA is a real world model and allows me to operate at the intersection of international business and development.” Read more