SF State Beca M.A. Alum

Some of what the SF STATE BECA M.A. ALUM are up to!

Adams, Amirah—Writer, FlyPaper Magazine, Columbus, OH

Adams, Lindsay —Morning Anchor, KITV, Honolulu, HI

Antonich, Misha – Faculty, City College of San Francisco, CA

Araujo, Joanna—Bilingual Content Reviewer, Welocalize, Cupertino, CA

Au, Vanessa—(Ph.D. University of Washington) Program Manager-Events & Content, AWS at Amazon; Co-Director and Co-Founder of the Seattle Asian American Film Festival

Bathija, Shibani-- Bollywood Screenwriter/Director, Mumbai, India.

Barrow, David – Producer, Co-Founder of The Homegrown Revival; Owner/Producer of Anchor DB Creative, Austin, TX

Batcho, James--(Ph.D. European Graduate School) Cinema and TV Faculty at BNU-HKBU United International School, Zhuhai, Guangdong, China

Julia Bernstein — Research Analyst at MDRC/SF Works, Oakland, CA

Brewer, Sara – Professor of Media Studies, Communication & Media Studies Department, Santa Monica College

Briley, Kelly—Global Events Technologies Manager, Cisco, Austin TX

Brown, Michelle – Associate Professor, Broadcast and Electronic Media, College of San Mateo, CA

Burch, Elizabeth (Ph.D. Michigan State) – Professor, Communication, Sonoma State University, CA

Burnell, Melissa — Director Channel Sales, ISV/OEM Alliances, Salesforce, San Francisco, CA

Cebeci, Utku—Product Manager, Direct Fulfillment (DropShip), Amazon, Luxembourg

Chalmers, Sandra—Sr. Associate Technical Writer at LendingClub, CA

CIcchetti, Nick — Producer Daydream Immersive Media, Google

Christenson, Christian (Ph.D. Texas) – Professor of Journalism, Media & Communication, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden

Christensen, Skye—Director of Communications, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area, CA

Chumak, Oxana – Adjunct instructor, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD

Disbrow, Bill—Director of Content-SF Gate, San Francisco Chronicle and SFGATE

Drennan, Marie – Associate Professor, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts Department, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Drew, Jesse – (Ph.D., University of Texas) Professor, The University of California, Davis, CA

Erwin, Emily—Investigative Reporter, Eyewitness News, CBS29 and Fox 58, Bakersfiled, CA

Favorite, Brian—Lecturer, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts; filmmaker

Fera-Shanes, Sasha — K-8 Design and Technology Teacher, Woodland School, CA

Franich, Tommy — Marketing Specialist, William Hill, Las Vegas, NV

Freeman, Rachel — Communications and Marketing Manager, The Brandeis School of San Francisco

Gimbal, Ashley (Larson) – (Ph.D.) Assistant Professor, Rutgers University, NJ

Glen, Chad – Professor of Mass Communication, Chabot College, Hayward, CA

Gonzalez, Mariela—Corporate Communications and Broadcasting Specialist, Madrid, Spain

Gomez, Jaime (PhD Utah) – Chair, Department of Communication, Eastern Connecticut State University

Gorges, Rebecca (MÜller) — Producer, Online Marketing Rockstars, Hamburg, Germany

Guernsey, Beth (Sorensen) — Senior Producer, KCCI-TV, Des Moines, IA

Hallett, Ashley — Media Ops at Disney Streaming Services; Lecturer, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts and City College of SF.

Arjab, Hajra—Intern, Worldwide Television & Digital Distribution at Lionsgate

Haynes, Len—Lecturer, Broadcast and Electronic Communication Arts and Santa Rosa Junior College

Jacobson, Ron (Ph.D. Oregon) – Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs, Fordham University, New York

Kennedy, Michelle – Online Coordinator & Career Services Manager and Adjunct Professor, Academy of Art University, SF, CA

Kipper, Phil (Ph.D. Utah) – Professor Emeritus, SFSU

Kirkbride, Kasia—Director of Operations, Vapire, LLC., Concord, CA

Krakow, Mindy – (Ph.D. Utah; MPH Johns Hopkins University) Cancer Prevention Fellow, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD.

Levin, Jason — Media Technician, Portland, OR

Levin, P. Rachel – Instructional Teacher Leader, Oakland Unified School District, CA

Martinez, Gabriella (Ph.D. Oregon) – Faculty, University of Oregon

Medina, Andrea — Lecturer, City College of San Francisco, CA

Morel, Philippe—Executive Webcast Producer, NTT Broadcasting

Naidu, Rajeev — Network Engineer, Entertainment Digital Network, CA; Lecturer, Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts, SFSU, CA

Nakayama, Tomoko—Sales Operation Partner at CDS-KK, Japan

Nichols, Sandy (Ph.D. Univ of Wisconsin) – Associate Professor Towson University

Metts, Rod--(Ph.D. Ohio State) – Faculty, CSU San Bernardino, CA

Morahan, Tommy—Territory Manager, SmartBear Software; Journalist, The Mayo News, Ireland

Pannell, Gabe—Senior Video Producer, Google Developer Studio

Petrenko, Marina—Director of Events and Business Development, Women Hack, SF, CA

Podenski, Francine – Faculty Emeritus, Broadcast and Electronic Media, City College of San Francisco, CA

Ramsey, Erica (Pulley) — Lecturer, Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts, SFSU, CA

Ransome, Molly – Asst. Director of Innovative Media at Virginia Commonwealth University

Ranftle, Katie—Communications Specialist at First Place For Youth, San Francisco, CA

Reid, Liz — Editor, WESA-FM, Pittsburg, PA

Rollins, Peter — Technical Operations Specialist, Video Editor, ASG at Google

Rubin, Shayna — Digital Editor, Pac-12 Network, CA.

Salas, Mauricio—Actor; Bilingual Content Creator, Colombia, SA

Sanford, Whitney—IT Service Desk Lead/Supervisor, San Francisco State University

Schofield, Jennifer – Associate Professor, Media Studies, Santa Monica College, CA

Shlisky, Steve – Producer, Editor KTVU; President of SF/NorCal Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

Siebum, Doug — Assistant Engineer at M Squared Productions; Faculty, City College of San Francisco, CA

Sikand, Tanvi — Senior Marketing Manager, Media Brand Partnerships, Balsam Brands, CA

Tan, Randy – Faculty, College of San Mateo, CA

Tarara, Ray — Producer, Google Developers Studio

Tyner, Kathleen  – Associate Professor, Radio-TV-Film, The University of Texas at Austin

Vaughn, Jenn – Chair, Associate Professor of Cinema and Television, Los Angeles City College

Victor, Alison—Freelance Social and Video Marketing Coach, San Francisco, CA

White, Olga (Ardulov) — Lecturer, Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts, San Francisco State University.

Zambrano, Courtnee (Rizzo)-- Screenwriter, Los Angeles, CA