"No matter where life leads you, take the time to make a positive contribution to society."       ~ Terry Knowles
"Genuine, empathetic and passionate people inspire my work."       ~Jolan Rivera
Senior Research Fellow
"I am lucky enough to work with inspirational leaders in community development every day."       ~Eric Hangen
"I love helping people and organizations become more effective in fulfilling their own vision and mission in life."       ~Paul Dann
NH Listens Director
"I am inspired by everyday heros doing great things right where they live."       ~Michele Holt-Shannon
"I will leave this world in a better place than I found it."       ~Reagan Baughman
"I strive to make the world a better place in small ways."       ~Michael Nikitas
With Alum Elizabeth Schwaner '20, '21G (MPP)
"I am pursuing the Masters in Public Policy so that I can stop the problems at their source."       ~(MPP) Student Elizabeth Schwaner — Londonderry, NH
With Alum Parker LaRock '20G (MCD)
"Through this program and the support of my peers and professors, I was able to design, create and implement a community development project based on my passion for mental health."        ~(MCD) Alum Parker LaRock '20G
With Alum Ali Sekou '19G (MCD)
Carsey School of Public Policy alumni Ali Sekou '19G – a graduate of the Master in Community Development program – was recently named to the New Hampshire Union Leader's 40 Under Forty list. An immigrant of Niger, Sekou lives and works in Concord, New Hampshire.
With Alum Andreanecia Morris '20G (MCD)
"At Carsey, you'll be exposed to new ideas and new ways of doing things. You should take it all in, evaluate it, and keep the things that help you achieve your personal and professional goals."        ~ (MCD) Alum Andreanecia Morris '20G
With Alum Sarah Nadeau '19 '20G (MPP)
"Be eager to learn and discover what issue areas you are passionate about. Say 'Yes!' to every opportunity – you never know where it'll take you."        ~ (MPP) Alum Sarah Nadeau '19 '20G | The Washington Center (TWC) program at UNH,...