# Our Graduates - Where are they now?

More than 120 students completed our master's program in the last 10 years.

Our graduates pursue a variety of careers, with the two most common being secondary teaching and college teaching (either as MA level instructors or continuing into doctoral programs to become university faculty).

Below is a sample of graduates from over the last 10 years, and where they are now. [full list of graduates from 2005 to present]

2017

Lee Fisher |
Doctoral Student in Math at University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT |

Jaehee Post |
Math Instructor at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC |

Kevin Winfree |
Math Instructor at Western Piedmont Community College, Morganton, NC |

2016

Matthew Cavallo |
Doctoral Student in Math at Howard University, Washington, DC |

Amber Hazelwood |
Math Teacher at Watauga High School, Boone, NC |

Susannah Hogue |
Math Instructor at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC |

Michael Rudziewicz |
Army Intelligence Trainee |

2015

Sarah McGinnis |
Mathematician at the US Census Bureau, Washington DC |

Samuel Luke Tunstall |
Doctoral Student in Math Education at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI |

Alex Vannoy |
Math Teacher at Alexander Central High School, Taylorsville, NC |

Amanda Whitt |
Math Instructor at AB Tech in Asheville, NC |

Amanda McGough (nee Yoder) |
Statistician at Corning, Corning, NY (after completing a second master's in statistics at Va Tech) |

2014

Alana Baird |
Math Lecturer at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC |

Thomas Cook |
Applied Math Doctoral Student at UNC-Charlotte, Charlotte, NC |

Dawn Laughter |
Math Teacher at Chase Middle School, Forest City, NC |

Amber Mellon |
Math Lecturer at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC |

2013

Erin Funderburk |
Math Instructor at Wilkes Community College, Wilkesboro, NC |

Betsy Holland |
Math Teacher at Newton-Conover High School, Newton, NC |

Melissa Pierce |
Math Teacher at Alexander Central High School, Taylorsville, NC |

Adam Reeder |
Math Teacher at Asheboro High School, Asheboro, NC |

Kristen Vroom |
Math Doctoral Student at Portland State University, Portland, OR |

2012

Joe Castonguay |
Math Instructor at Appalachian State University, Boone, NC |

Ashley Cox |
Data Research & Analytics Consultant at Designeers Midwest, Raleigh NC |

Dustin King |
Math Professor at Horry Georgetown Technical College, Myrtle Beach, SC |

Shiloh Moore |
Applications Developer at AT&T, Raleigh |

Tiffany Williams |
Math Professor at Hory-Georgetown Technical College, Myrtle Beach, SC |

2011

Rocky Horton |
Math Teacher at Starmount High School, Boonville, NC |

Terry Peacock |
Business Analyst at MaxPoint Interactive, Raleigh, NC |

Grady Lee Wilson Withers |
Math Instructor at Forsyth Tech, Winston-Salem, NC |

Andrew Wright |
Math Professor at Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN |

2010

Jessica Miller |
Math Instructor at Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory, NC |

Levonda Rutherford |
Math Teacher at North Wilkes Middle School, North Wilkesboro, NC |

Misty Silver |
Math Instructor at Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC |

Jenny Tabat |
Math Instructor at Midlands Technical College, Columbia, SC |

2009

Mike Boone |
Catawba Valley Community College |

Griffin Dodd |
Math Instructor at AB Tech, Asheville, NC |

Jay Gant |
Math and Stat Consulting and Tutoring, Shelby, NC |

Tomas McIntee |
Math Instructor at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA |

Brad Wandler |
Math Instructor at Caldwell Community College, Hudson, NC |

2008

Caleb Marsh |
Math Instructor at Caldwell Community College, Boone, NC |

Jason Sain |
Math Instructor at Gaston College, Dallas, NC |

John Grubbs |
Math Instructor at Western Piedmont Community College, Morganton, NC |

Corey Yost |
Photographer, Boone, NC |

2007

Ellie Abernethy |
PhD Candidate, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN |

Celes Alexander |
Mathematics Professor, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA |

Mitchell Carr |
Math Instructor and Evening Program Coordinator at Central Carolina Community College, Sanford, NC |

Bryan Snare |
Math Instructor at Virginia Western Community College, Roanoke, VA |

Luke Walsh |
Math Faculty at Catawba Valley Community College, Hickory, NC |

2006

Katie Cook (nee Booth) |
Math Teacher at West Stokes High School, King, NC |

Scott Coppock |
Financial Advisor at Citizens Investments, Boston, MA |

Frank Monterisi |
Math Instructor and Coordinator, Trident Technical College, Charleston, SC |

Marie Murphy |
Math Instructor at Appalachian State U, Boone, NC |

## Contact

Program Directors

Ross Gosky and Holly Hirst

828.262.3050

gradmath@appstate.edu

or individually:

GoskyRM@appstate.edu

HirstHP@appstate.edu