Sarah Schiltz (M.S. '07) took night classes to earn her Master's degree in accounting. Recently named partner at MarksNelson, she is the youngest woman ever to be named to this role at the firm. (Photo © MarksNelson)
Our outstanding alumni are pursuing their passions in Kansas City and beyond. We are delighted to share some of their remarkable stories through our new project, Inspired Beginnings. Great Journeys.
Rick Wasserman (M.F.A. '98) makes a living with his voice. He's not a singer or a talk-show host. A voice actor and the voice of the AMC Network, Wasserman has given life to some of television and film's most iconic characters. (Photo by Ricardo Palavecino)
Take a peak at what the future of tech holds with an expert in the know, UMKC School of Computing and Engineering Professor Masud Chowdhury, Ph.D.
Being behind the scenes at Disney does nothing to spoil the magic. Meet UMKC Theatre alumnus Alexander LaFrance, who completed an internship at the most magical place on earth.
Inspired by digital music, Ryan Smith wanted to bring the same fast-paced experience to his finances. As co-founder and CTO of Chain, he is giving the financial world an extreme makeover.
Latha Sivaprasad (M.D.'99), the 2017 UMKC School of Medicine Alumni Award recipient, is senior vice president of medical affairs and chief medical officer at Rhode Island Hospital and its pediatric division, Hasbro Children's Hospital.