2000's Milestones: Alumni Achievements

Brandi James

Brandi James, B.A. 2004, in November 2016 received the joint U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Labor annual award for Excellence in Labor Diplomacy. The monetary award recognizes excellence in promoting U.S. foreign policy interests in the labor field James was recognized for her outstanding accomplishments in designing and implementing programs and building partnerships which strengthen the institutional capacity of labor organizations across southern Africa. She will complete her current diplomatic assignment in Johannesburg, South Africa, in October 2017.

Edward Daniel, B.S. 2005, was named CEO of Metropolitan Healthcare Services Inc. and has earned board certification in healthcare management as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Matthew Manning, B.A. 2008, recently was appointed and began serving as First Assistant District Attorney – Court Affairs in Nueces County, Texas.

Brittany Gail Thomas

Brittany Gail Thomas, B.A. 2008, and Garreth Fearon met through a mutual friend on Howard University’s campus in 2007 while Brittany was a student and have been together ever since. After nine years of dating, Thomas and Fearon were married on July 16, 2016, in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. Their wedding ceremony was held at the Centro de Estudios Avanzados de Puerto Rico y el Caribe, and their reception was held in the Salon Campeche at Hotel El Convento.




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