Careers and Outcomes

Elmhurst communications graduates land great jobs in a wide variety of careers, such as theatre, human resources, public relations, web design and broadcasting.

They work in dynamic jobs in the Chicago area and across the nation.

Here are just a few of our alumni:

  • Terri Hemmert ’70, morning show host and deejay at WXRT Radio Chicago
  • Jessica Hammer ’00, who works with Easter Seals of DuPage
  • David Barone ’83, theatre arts teacher at Glenbard North High School
  • Tom George ’80, teacher and speech team coach at Huntley High School
  • Patty Martin ’81, program director at 97.1 FM The Drive, Chicago
  • Patricia Kaira ’05, marketing assistant for IT Special Services at College of DuPage and director of advertising for ComForCare Home Service in Lisle
  • Deborah Brisson ’02, meetings coordinator at The Center for Association Growth
  • Gina Riberto ’00, marketing coordinator at Wolf & Company, LLP in Oak Brook
  • Christa Peterson Raska ’99, assistant director of transfer and adult admission at Dominican University in River Forest
  • Rev. Kelly J. Stone ’03, Protestant chaplain and director of multifaith programs at Wellesley College in Massachusetts
  • Lubna Kutubuddin-Khan ’98, MBA student at the University of Charleston
  • Missy Grice Gillis ’90, director of the Transfer Center at Northern Illinois University

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