Dr. Susan Carter, interim chair of the MA in Interdisciplinary Studies Department, was named vice president of the Pacific Northwest Region of the American Academy of Religion / Society of Biblical Literature in May 2013.
From a press release issued by SmartWatt Energy, October 25, 2012.
Jessica Bumpus, MBA in Sustainable Business student, has joined SmartWatt Energy's National Grid Small Business Program office in Syracuse, NY as a sales representative.
"As the program continues to grow, it is crucial for us to add members to our team who are smart, passionate and eager to help businesses save energy and money—all qualities that Jessica possesses," said Matt Cinquanti, SmartWatt Energy's vice president of utility programs.
Jessica Bumpus recently graduated from SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry with a bachelor's degree in conservation biology. She is currently pursuing an MBA in Sustainable Business from Marylhurst University in Portland, Oregon. While obtaining her undergraduate degree, Jessica was very active in educating the local community about environmental sustainability and worked with Syracuse area businesses to develop and implement energy-efficiency action plans to reduce energy usage. As a sales representative, Jessica will be responsible for prospecting and developing new small business customers for SmartWatt Energy's National Grid Small Business Program.
SmartWatt Energy, Inc., is a leading nationwide provider of turnkey energy-efficiency solution for utilities, commercial and industrial customers. They are dedicated to lowering the operational costs of businesses through demand-side energy-reduction strategies and specialize in streamlining energy-efficiency projects for national accounts.