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Alumni News

Many alumni of the Retail Management Institute have found challenging and rewarding positions with various retailers and in related industries.  This update includes graduates of RMI and their current positions.

Lisa Magherita is the senior merchant (PLM Implementation) for Lululemon Athletica in Vancouver, B.C.

Mike Osorio is the global vice president for DFS Group Ltd. in Central, Hong Kong.

Kelly (Schaller) Barnes graduated with a Masters in Pastoral Ministry from SCU in 2012 and will be the Assistant Director of Christian Science and Assistant Campus Minister at Jesuit High School.

Craig Maffei is self-employed as the telecommunications reseller for Premysis Technologies in Novato, CA.

Jeff Jacobs is the director of employee development for Intuit, Inc. in Mountain View, CA.

Gisel Ruiz is the executive vice president and chief operating officer for Walmart, U.S. in Bentonville, AR.

Derek Seidewand is the vice president, International Sales at Spin Master Ltd. in Toronto, ON.

Bryant Peterson is the business analyst for Moet Hennessy USA in Walnut Creek, CA.

Roselyn Siino is the wealth advisor associate for Wells Fargo in San Francisco, CA.

Michelle Burkholder is the senior buying manager for Gap, Inc. (Banana Republic Europe) women's apparel, petites and accessories in London, UK.
Andrew Machado is the founder and chief executive officer for Open Home Pro in San Francisco, CA

Denise Bertuccelli is the senior manager for store operations customer service for Gap, Inc. in San Francisco, CA.
Jessica Nicolas is the international finance manager for Benefit Cosmetics in San Francisco, CA.

Tara McNulty is the merchant for men's knits and sweaters for Gap, Inc. (Banana Republic Factory Stores) in San Francisco, CA.
Michelle Medaglia Studley is the training specialist for FactSet Research Systems in San Mateo, CA.
Hallie Wright is the inventory management planner for Gap, Inc. in San Francisco, CA.

Anna Eschenburg is the social media manager for SocialChorus in San Francisco, CA.
Stephanie Kurtz is the merchant buyer for Orchard Supply Hardware in San Jose, CA.
Amanda Martin is the treatment coordinator and marketing manager for Dr. Kaz Uyesugi, DDS in San Jose, Ca.

Emily Michaels is the Assistant Merchant for Old Navy Online Women's Division in San Francisco, CA.
Alyson Okamura is the concierge at the Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa in Kapolei, HI.
Mary Thornhill is the marketing associate for Deloitte in San Francisco, CA.
Baylee Zwart is the design and development project coordinator at Toms Shoes in Los Angeles, CA.

(as of June 2012)

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