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24 October 2020
Fall 2020 Young Professionals' Career Series


On Saturday, October 24th, 2020, UNA-NCA invites students and young professionals to participate in its semi-annual Young Professionals' Career Series.

Saturday, October 24, 2020
12:00 - 2:00 pm


Members and Students: $20
Non-Members: $25
Combination ticket that includes one year of membership: $35

Professional speakers in each of the topics will offer career advice and guidance, and share personal stories of experience in their particular fields. Attendees are encouraged to ask specific or general questions about the field and engage in conversation in a uniquely intimate and comfortable setting.


The Keynote speaker for this year is Hazami Barmada, public affairs and social impact strategist, consultant, and social entrepreneur.  Learn more about Hazami here.

Register Here!
Please be advised that you are only allowed to register for one series.

Each series has its own length of the program.

Careers in Advocacy: Running for Office (Postponed)

Jordan Hibbs, UNA-NCA Director at Large/Running for DC ANC Commissioner 6E04
Mussab Ali, Board Member, Jersey City Board of Education

Will be held virtually.

Registration open now!

Careers in International Environmental  Law (Postponed)

Cornelia Hartman, Environmental Consultant, AFRY

Charles Di Leva, Chief Counsel, World Bank Group

Will be held virtually.

Registration open now!

Careers in the UN

Kristi Pelzel, UNA-NCA Graduate Fellow 2018; Rostered at UN
Liz Lizama, Communications and Social Media Coordinator, International Organization for Migration
Sarah Morgan,
Senior Government Relations Officer, International Labour Organization

Will be held virtually.

Registration open now!

Careers in Global Health (Postponed)

Adanna Chukwuma, Health Specialist, World Bank
Sia Nowrojee, Executive Director, 3D Program for Girls and Women, United Nations Foundation

Will be held virtually.

Registration open now!

Fall 2020 Career Series Sponsors:

Career Leader:
A. Edward Elmendorf
Stephen F. Moseley

Jill Christianson
Jordan Hibbs
Tom Bradley
Eagle Bank

Career Supporter:
Diana Ohlbaum
Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs
Lori Kaplan