45 Notable alumni of
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus

Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus is 941st in the world, 345th in North America, and 323rd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 45 notable alumni from Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Peggy Noonan

    Peggy Noonan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    writerjournalist
    Biography

    Margaret Ellen Noonan, known as Peggy Noonan, is a weekly columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and contributor to NBC News and ABC News. She was a primary speechwriter and Special Assistant to President Ronald Reagan from 1984 to 1986 and has maintained a center-right leaning in her writings since leaving the Reagan administration. Five of Noonan's books have been New York Times bestsellers.

  2. Zygi Wilf

    Zygi Wilf
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in economics
    Occupations
    entrepreneurlawyer
    Biography

    Zygmunt "Zygi" Wilf is an American billionaire real estate developer. He is the chairman and co-owner of the NFL's Minnesota Vikings and the majority owner of MLS's Orlando City.

  3. Stephanie Adams

    Stephanie Adams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-2018 (aged 48)
    Occupations
    astrologerPlayboy Playmatemodelwriter
    Biography

    Stephanie Adams was an American model and author. She was Playboy Playmate of the Month for November 1992.

  4. Katlyn Chookagian

    Katlyn Chookagian
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    karatekakickboxerBrazilian jiu-jitsu practitionermixed martial arts fighter
    Biography

    Katlyn Chookagian-Cerminera is an American mixed martial artist who has competed in the bantamweight division and currently competes in the flyweight division. She is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). As of April 25, 2022, she is #1 in the UFC women's flyweight rankings and as of December 13, 2021, she is #10 in UFC women's pound-for-pound rankings.

  5. John Legere

    John Legere
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    John Legere is an American businessman, former chief executive officer (CEO) and president of T-Mobile US. He previously worked for AT&T, Dell, Global Crossing, and is on the CTIA board of directors. He resigned as CEO following the approval of the merger of T-Mobile and Sprint.

  6. Jeff Van Drew

    Jeff Van Drew
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jefferson H. Van Drew is an American politician and dentist serving as the U.S. representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district since 2019. Formerly a Democrat, he has been a member of the Republican Party since 2020.

  7. Christine O'Donnell

    Christine O'Donnell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writerpoliticianjournalist
    Biography

    Christine Therese O'Donnell is an American conservative activist in the Tea Party movement best known for her 2010 campaign for the United States Senate seat from Delaware vacated by Joe Biden.

  8. Lisa Blunt Rochester

    Lisa Blunt Rochester
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    In 1985 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    congressional staffpolitician
    Biography

    Lisa LaTrelle Blunt Rochester is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for Delaware's at-large congressional district since 2017. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

  9. Seth Greenberg

    Seth Greenberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Seth Vincent Greenberg is an American college basketball broadcaster who works as an analyst for ESPN.

  10. D. C. Fontana

    D. C. Fontana
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-2019 (aged 80)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    Graduated with associate degree
    Occupations
    screenwriterscience fiction writerwriterstory editor
    Biography

    Dorothy Catherine Fontana was an American television script writer and story editor, best known for her work on the original Star Trek franchise and several Western television series.

  11. Richard Codey

    Richard Codey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    Graduated with bachelor's degree in education
    Occupations
    funeral directorpolitician
    Biography

    Richard James Codey is an American Democratic Party politician who served as the 53rd governor of New Jersey from 2004 to 2006. He has served in the New Jersey Senate since 1982 and served as the President of the Senate from 2002 to 2010. He represents the 27th Legislative District, which covers the western portions of Essex County and the southeastern portion of Morris County. Codey is the longest-serving state legislator in New Jersey history, having served in the New Jersey Legislature continuously since January 8, 1974. He has served as the Deputy Senate President Pro Tem since 2022.

  12. Ben Weinman

    Ben Weinman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    guitaristrecord producermusician
    Biography

    Benjamin A. Weinman is an American musician, film Composer, and music manager, most notable for being the lead guitarist and primary songwriter of the metalcore band The Dillinger Escape Plan. He was the founder and sole constant member through the band's career (1997–2017), and is currently playing rhythm guitar with the crossover thrash band Suicidal Tendencies and the progressive rock supergroup Giraffe Tongue Orchestra.

  13. Tom Marino

    Tom Marino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    In 1988 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Thomas Anthony Marino is an American politician and attorney. He served four terms and a minor part of his fifth term as a United States Representative from Pennsylvania, for Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district from January 3, 2011, to January 3, 2019, and for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district from January 3 to January 23, 2019. A member of the Republican Party, Marino was the United States Attorney for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania in his early career.

  14. Darren Young

    Darren Young
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    professional wrestleractor
    Biography

    Frederick Douglas Rosser III is an American professional wrestler. He is currently signed to New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW). He is best known for his time with WWE under the ring name Darren Young.

  15. Vito Russo

    Vito Russo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-1990 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    film directorwriterfilm historianscreenwriterauthor
    Biography

    Vito Russo was an American LGBT activist, film historian, and author. He is best remembered as the author of the book The Celluloid Closet (1981, revised edition 1987), described in The New York Times as "an essential reference book" on homosexuality in the US film industry. In 1985 he co-founded the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation, a media watchdog organization that strives to end anti-LGBT rhetoric, and advocates for LGBT inclusion in popular media.

  16. Gregory Olsen

    Gregory Olsen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    space touristentrepreneurastronautengineer
    Biography

    Gregory Hammond Olsen is an American entrepreneur, engineer and scientist who, in October 2005, became the third private citizen to make a self-funded trip to the International Space Station with the company Space Adventures.

  17. Ron Blomberg

    Ron Blomberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Ronald Mark Blomberg, nicknamed "Boomer", is an American former professional baseball player and minor league manager. He played in Major League Baseball as a designated hitter, first baseman, and right fielder. He played for the New York Yankees (1969, 1971–1976) and Chicago White Sox (1978), and was the manager of the Bet Shemesh Blue Sox in the Israel Baseball League (2007). He was the first designated hitter in Major League Baseball history. He batted left-handed, and threw right-handed.

  18. Majid Ghassemi

    Majid Ghassemi
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    economistbankermanager
    Biography

    Majid Ghassemi is an Iranian banker, business magnate, and investor. Ghassemi originally established his reputation as the governor of Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran, from 1986 to 1989.

  19. Steve Lonegan

    Steve Lonegan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Steven Mark Lonegan is an American businessman and politician. He served as mayor of Bogota, New Jersey, from 1995 to 2007. A member of the Republican Party, Lonegan was named the New Jersey State Chairman for the Ted Cruz 2016 presidential campaign in June 2015. He also served as a national spokesman for the campaign and appeared on various news outlets such as Fox News, Fox Business, CNN, and MSNBC.

  20. Loretta Weinberg

    Loretta Weinberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    Graduated with Master of Public Administration
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Loretta Weinberg is an American Democratic Party politician, who served as a member of the New Jersey Senate from 2005-2022, where she represented the 37th Legislative District. She also served as Senate Majority Leader. Weinberg served in the General Assembly before being selected to replace retiring Senator Byron Baer.

  21. Vince Naimoli

    Vince Naimoli
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-2019 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Vincent Joseph Naimoli was an American businessman, and the first owner of the Major League Baseball team the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.

  22. Marques Townes

    Marques Townes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Marques Townes is a Dominican-American basketball player for Tours Métropole Basket of the LNB Pro B. He played college basketball for the Loyola Ramblers, after beginning his career with Fairleigh Dickinson. A native of Edison, New Jersey, he attended Cardinal McCarrick High School and St. Joseph High School, where he played both basketball and football. Entering the college level, the 6-foot-4, 210-pound guard was a three-star basketball recruit. He drew national attention after helping the Ramblers reach the Final Four round of the 2018 NCAA Tournament.

  23. Andrea Crosariol

    Andrea Crosariol
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Andrea Crosariol is a former Italian professional basketball player and who last played for Pistoia Basket of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA). At 211 cm (6 ft 11 in), he plays the center position. In the years 2003–2006 he played for the Fairleigh Dickinson University in the NCAA's Northeast Conference.

  24. Tomer Chencinski

    Tomer Chencinski
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Tomer Chencinski is an Israeli-Canadian soccer player who plays the position of goalkeeper. He played college soccer at Robert Morris University, where in 2004 he ranked 16th in the nation in saves per game, and at Fairleigh Dickinson University. He most recently played for Irish club Shamrock Rovers. He also played one match for the Canada men's national soccer team.

  25. Mensun Bound

    Mensun Bound
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    archaeologistanthropologist
    Biography

    Mensun Bound is a British maritime archaeologist born in Stanley, Falkland Islands. He is best known for directing the excavation of the Etruscan 6th-century BC shipwreck off Giglio Island, Italy, the oldest known shipwreck of the Archaic era, and the Hoi An Cargo which revolutionized the understanding of Ming-Vietnamese porcelain from Vietnam's art-historical Golden Age.

  26. Garry Kitchen

    Garry Kitchen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    programmerengineer
    Biography

    Garry Kitchen is a video game designer, programmer, and executive best known for developing games for the Atari 2600, Commodore 64, Nintendo Entertainment System, and Super Nintendo Entertainment System, as well as co-founding Absolute Entertainment with ex-Activision developers. His port of Donkey Kong for the Atari 2600 was a major hit for Coleco, selling over 4 million copies. His other 2600 work includes Keystone Kapers and Pressure Cooker for Activision and Space Jockey for U.S. Games. He also wrote Garry Kitchen's GameMaker and The Designer's Pencil for the Commodore 64.

  27. Desi Wilson

    Desi Wilson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    baseball playerbasketball player
    Biography

    Desi Bernard Wilson is a former professional baseball player. He played part of one season in Major League Baseball for the San Francisco Giants in 1996, primarily as a first baseman. He also played one season in Japan with the Hanshin Tigers in 1998. He is currently the hitting coach of the Iowa Cubs, an affiliate of the Chicago Cubs.

  28. Jedh Colby Barker

    Jedh Colby Barker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-1967 (aged 22)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Jedh Colby Barker was a United States Marine Corps Lance Corporal who posthumously received the Medal of Honor for heroism during the Vietnam War in September 1967.

  29. Eric Jackson

    Eric Jackson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Eric Jackson was the 47th Mayor of Trenton, the capital of New Jersey, having assumed office on July 1, 2014 for a four-year term. In January 2018 he announced he would not seek re-election.

  30. John Kefalas

    John Kefalas
    Born in
    Greece Flag Greece
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    lobbyistpolitician
    Biography

    John Michael Kefalas is a politician in the U.S. state of Colorado. An educator and lobbyist before first running for the legislature in 2004, Kefalas defeated a Republican incumbent to win election to the Colorado House of Representatives as a Democrat in 2006. Kefalas won election to the State Senate in 2012 and represented Senate District 14 until early 2019. In 2018, Kefalas ran for and won a seat on the Larimer County Board of County Commissioners. He resigned his Senate seat, and a vacancy committee nominated Joann Ginal to replace him.

  31. Shavonda E. Sumter

    Shavonda E. Sumter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    Graduated with Master of Business Administration
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shavonda E. Sumter is an American Democratic Party politician who has represented the 35th Legislative District in the New Jersey General Assembly since taking office in January 2012.

  32. Clifford Meth

    Clifford Meth
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    comics critic
    Biography

    Clifford Meth is an American writer, editor, and publisher best known for his dark fiction, as well as his publishing imprint Aardwolf Publishing. He has said that his work is often "self-consciously Jewish."

  33. Janeen Uzzell

    Janeen Uzzell
    Occupations
    engineer
    Biography

    Janeen Uzzell is an American global technology executive and CEO of the National Society of Black Engineers. She previously served as director of healthcare programs in Africa and head of women in technology for General Electric and as COO of the Wikimedia Foundation.

  34. Jim Boyd

    Jim Boyd
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    actorjournalist
    Biography

    Jim Boyd was a weekend, early morning and midday news anchor and reporter for WCVB-TV. He is currently working as an actor in major motion pictures and television productions.

  35. Mark A. Meyer

    Mark A. Meyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    economist
    Biography

    Mark A. Meyer is the founder and President of the Romanian-American Chamber of Commerce (1990) and the Moldovan-American Chamber of Commerce (1993). In recognition of his contributions to the business relations and cultural understanding between these respective nations and the United States, he was awarded Romania's National Order of Merit in the rank of Commander in 2004, and Moldova's highest civilian decoration, the Medal of Civic Merit, in 2006. He is a practicing attorney and an adjunct professor of law at St. John's University School of Law among other positions.

  36. Harold C. Hollenbeck

    Harold C. Hollenbeck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    judgelawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Harold Capistran Hollenbeck is an American Republican Party politician who represented New Jersey's 9th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 1983.

  37. Gale D. Candaras

    Gale D. Candaras
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Gale D. Candaras was a Democratic member of the Massachusetts Senate from 2006 to 2014, representing the First Hampden and Hampshire District. She is an attorney and a former five-term member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, where she served as a Division Leader.

  38. Howard M. Guttman

    Howard M. Guttman
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Biography

    Howard M. Guttman is an American management consultant and founder of Guttman Development Strategies, a consulting firm. Guttman is best known for his theories on corporate organizational hierarchies, positing that the traditional, top-down model of management is less effective than the horizontal, high-performance organization, where decisions are made by cross-functional teams with equal authority.

  39. Bob Schmetterer

    Bob Schmetterer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    business executivechief operating officer
    Biography

    Bob Schmetterer is an American business executive and author. He is past chairman and CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide and past president and COO of communications group Havas.

  40. Nader Sayegh

    Nader Sayegh
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nader J. Sayegh is a Jordanian-American politician, attorney, and educator from the state of New York. A Democrat, Sayegh has represented the 90th district of the New York State Assembly, based in Yonkers, since 2019.

  41. Jennifer Graylock

    Jennifer Graylock
    Occupations
    photographerjournalistphotojournalistfashion photographer
    Biography

    Jennifer Graylock is an American fashion and entertainment photographer. She photographs clients such as celebrities, models and designers.

  42. Julia Ralph Scott

    Julia Ralph Scott
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Julia Ralph Scott is a Scottish female international football midfielder. She currently plays for Scottish Women's Premier League team Forfar Farmington, having previously played in the FA WSL for Doncaster Rovers Belles. Ralph Scott made her senior Scotland debut in 2000 and made 14 appearances for the national team.

  43. Daniel Joseph Tomasulo

    Daniel Joseph Tomasulo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    scientistpsychologist
    Biography

    Daniel Joseph Tomasulo is an American counseling psychologist, writer, and professor and the Academic Director and core faculty at the Spirituality Mind Body Institute (SMBI), Teachers College, Columbia University. He holds a Ph.D. in psychology, MFA in writing, and a Master of Applied Positive Psychology from the University of Pennsylvania, and was formerly the Director of the New York City Certification in Positive Psychology for the New York Open Center. He is also a Review Editor for Frontiers in Psychology special section Positive Psychology.

  44. Lily Albino Akol Akol

    Lily Albino Akol Akol
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Her Excellency Lily Albino Akol Akol is a South Sudanese politician who holds the constitutional post of National Deputy Minister of Information and Communication. She also serves as a Member of the South Sudan National Dialogue Steering Committee. She is the director of communication for the South Sudan Women empowerment network, and is an assistant professor at the University of Juba and serving as the director of International Cooperation, Communication and Alumni Affairs, as well as a lecturer in the College of Arts and Humanities / Department of Mass Communication.

  45. Barry Stevens

    Barry Stevens
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Enrolled in Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus
    In 1972 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    entrepreneurwriterscientist
    Biography

    Barry Stevens is an American technology business developer, scientist, author, speaker and entrepreneur in technology-driven enterprises; Founder of TBD America Inc., a technology business development group (1997).