49 Notable alumni of
Hobart William Smith Colleges

Hobart William Smith Colleges is 1230th in the world, 442nd in North America, and 415th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 49 notable alumni from Hobart William Smith Colleges sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Brad Falchuk

    Brad Falchuk
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in Hobart William Smith Colleges
    1989-1993 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    screenwriterwriterdirectorexecutive producershowrunner
    Biography

    Bradley Douglas Falchuk is an American television writer, director, and producer, best known for co-creating with Ryan Murphy the comedy-drama television series Glee, the drama series Pose, the horror comedy Scream Queens, the horror-drama anthology series American Horror Story, and spin off American Horror Stories. He was also a writer and executive producer for the television series Nip/Tuck and is married to actress Gwyneth Paltrow.

  2. Christopher McDonald

    Christopher McDonald
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actoractorcharacter actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Christopher McDonald is an American film, television and voice actor. He is best known for playing the villainous Shooter McGavin in the 1996 comedy Happy Gilmore. He also played Darryl Dickinson in Thelma & Louise (1991), Ward Cleaver in the film adaptation Leave It to Beaver (1997), Kent Mansley in The Iron Giant (1999), Tappy Tibbons in Requiem for a Dream (2000), and Mel Allen in the HBO film 61* (2001).

  3. Christian Camargo

    Christian Camargo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producertelevision actorfilm actorfilm director
    Biography

    Christian Camargo is an American actor, producer, writer, and director. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Brian Moser in the Showtime drama Dexter, Michael Corrigan in the Netflix drama House of Cards and Eleazar in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Parts 1 and 2.

  4. Abigail Johnson

    Abigail Johnson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    business executivebusinesspersonchief executive officer
    Biography

    Abigail Pierrepont Johnson is an American billionaire businesswoman. Since 2014, Johnson has been president and chief executive officer of American investment firm Fidelity Investments (FMR), and chair of its international sister company Fidelity International (FIL). Fidelity was founded by her grandfather Edward C. Johnson II. Her father, Edward C. "Ned" Johnson III, remained chair emeritus of FMR until his death in March 2022. As of March 2013, the Johnson family owned a 49% stake in the privately-held company, with Johnson herself holding an estimated 24.5%.

  5. Mark Neveldine

    Mark Neveldine
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm produceractorcinematographer
    Biography

    Mark Neveldine is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and camera operator. He is best known for frequently collaborating with Brian Taylor as Neveldine/Taylor.

  6. Eric Bloom

    Eric Bloom
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    singerguitaristsongwriter
    Biography

    Eric Jay Bloom is an American musician, singer and songwriter. He is best known as the co-lead vocalist, guitar and keyboard/synthesizer player for the long-running band Blue Öyster Cult, with work on more than 20 albums. Much of his lyrical content relates to his lifelong interest in science fiction.

  7. Pierre McGuire

    Pierre McGuire
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    sports commentatorbaseball playerjournalistice hockey coachscout
    Biography

    Regis Pierre McGuire is an American-Canadian ice hockey executive who serves as senior vice-president of player development for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously worked as a television analyst for NHL on NBC broadcasts in the United States and on The Sports Network (TSN) in Canada. McGuire has also been a player, coach and scout.

  8. Taylor Lorenz

    Taylor Lorenz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Taylor Lorenz is an American journalist for The Washington Post. She was previously a technology reporter for The New York Times Business section, covering topics related to internet culture. In 2020, Fortune magazine included her in their 40 Under 40 listing and Adweek included her on their "2020 Young Influentials Who Are Shaping Media, Marketing and Tech" list. She was a 2019 Knight Visiting Fellow at Harvard University and is an affiliate at Harvard's Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society.

  9. Rodney Frelinghuysen

    Rodney Frelinghuysen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Enrolled in Hobart William Smith Colleges
    In 1969 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rodney Procter Frelinghuysen /ˈfreɪlɪŋˌhaɪsən/ is an American former politician and lobbyist who served as the U.S. representative for New Jersey's 11th congressional district from 1995 to 2019. The district includes most of Morris County, an affluent suburban county west of New York City. It also includes some of the wealthier areas near Newark and Paterson, and is the 10th richest congressional district in the nation in terms of median income. A member of the Republican Party, Frelinghuysen served as Chair of the House Appropriations Committee from 2017 to 2019. Frelinghuysen announced on January 29, 2018, that he would not seek re-election that year.

  10. Warren Littlefield

    Warren Littlefield
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    television producerexecutive producer
    Biography

    Warren W. Littlefield is an American television executive.

  11. Alan Lowenthal

    Alan Lowenthal
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 81)
    Enrolled in Hobart William Smith Colleges
    In 1962 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianprofessorpsychologist
    Biography

    Alan Stuart Lowenthal is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative for California's 47th congressional district since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the California state assemblyman for the 54th district from 1998 to 2004 and California state senator from the 27th district from 2004 to 2012. In both posts, Lowenthal represented the city of Long Beach and its surrounding suburbs.

  12. Dan Rosensweig

    Dan Rosensweig
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    Dan Rosensweig is an American business executive who is chairman, president and chief executive officer of student services company Chegg. Previously, Rosensweig served as president and CEO of Guitar Hero; COO at Yahoo!; president of CNET, and president and CEO of ZDNet.

  13. Harry Coover

    Harry Coover
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1917-2011 (aged 94)
    Occupations
    chemistinventor
    Biography

    Harry Wesley Coover Jr. was the inventor of Eastman 910, commonly known as Super Glue.

  14. Robert Peter Gale

    Robert Peter Gale
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    physicianoncologisthematologistresearcher
    Biography

    Robert Peter Gale is an American physician and medical researcher. He is known for research in leukemia and other bone marrow disorders (such as aplastic anemia).

  15. Albert James Myer

    Albert James Myer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1828-1880 (aged 52)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Albert James Myer was a surgeon and United States Army general. He is known as the father of the U.S. Army Signal Corps, as its first chief signal officer just prior to the American Civil War, the inventor of wig-wag signaling (or aerial telegraphy), and also as the father of the U.S. Weather Bureau.

  16. Edward S. Bragg

    Edward S. Bragg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1827-1912 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officerlawyerdiplomat
    Biography

    Edward Stuyvesant Bragg was an American politician, lawyer, soldier, and diplomat. He was an accomplished Union Army officer in the American Civil War and served four terms in the United States House of Representatives representing Wisconsin. Later, he was United States Minister to Mexico during the presidency of Grover Cleveland and consul-general to the Republic of Cuba and British Hong Kong under President Theodore Roosevelt.

  17. Joseph M. Kyrillos

    Joseph M. Kyrillos
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Joseph M. Kyrillos Jr. is an American Republican Party politician and businessman from New Jersey. Kyrillos served in the New Jersey State Senate from 1992 to 2018, where he represented the 13th Legislative District, and in the General Assembly from 1988 to 1992.

  18. Charles J. Folger

    Charles J. Folger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1818-1884 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    lawyerpoliticianjudge
    Biography

    Charles James Folger was an American lawyer and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the 34th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury from Novemember 14th, 1881 until his death in 1884, and was the Republican nominee for Governor of New York in 1882, however was defeated by the Democratic Party's nominee, future President Grover Cleveland.

  19. Uzma Aslam Khan

    Uzma Aslam Khan
    Born in
    Pakistan Flag Pakistan
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Uzma Aslam Khan is a Pakistani writer. Her five novels include Trespassing, The Geometry of God (2008), Thinner Than Skin (2012) and The Miraculous True History of Nomi Ali (2019).

  20. James Rood Doolittle

    James Rood Doolittle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1815-1897 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyeruniversity teacherjudge
    Biography

    James Rood Doolittle was an American politician who served as a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin from March 4, 1857, to March 4, 1869. He was a strong supporter of President Abraham Lincoln's administration during the American Civil War.

  21. Herbert Jay Stern

    Herbert Jay Stern
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-.. (age 86)
    Occupations
    lawyerjudge
    Biography

    Herbert Jay Stern is a trial lawyer, with a National practice in civil and criminal litigation, as well as mediation and arbitration. Earlier in his career, Stern served as a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and as the United States Judge for Berlin.

  22. Wanjira Mathai

    Wanjira Mathai
    Born in
    Kenya Flag Kenya
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    environmentalist
    Biography

    Wanjira Mathai is a Kenyan environmentalist and activist. She is Vice President and Regional Director for Africa at the World Resources Institute, based in Nairobi, Kenya. In this role, she takes on global issues including deforestation and energy access. She was selected as one of the 100 Most Influential Africans by New African Magazine in 2018 for her role serving as the senior advisor at the World Resources Institute as well as for her recent campaign to plant over 30 million trees through her work at the Green Belt Movement.

  23. Gregory J. Vincent

    Gregory J. Vincent
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Gregory J. Vincent is an award-winning educator, executive, acclaimed civil rights attorney, and community leader who will serve as the 21st President of Talladega College located in Talladega, Alabama. His appointment is effective July 1. Dr. Vincent currently serves as Professor of Educational Policy and Law, Inaugural Executive Director of the Education and Civil Rights Initiative, and Program Chair of the Ph.D. Senior Diversity Officer Specialization at the University of Kentucky.. As well, Vincent is CEO of Vincent Strategies LLC, a global Diversity, Equity and Inclusion consulting. firm and GregoryVincentLaw, an Ohio Law Firm focusing on Civil Rights, Education and Employment.

  24. Willis Adcock

    Willis Adcock
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1922-2003 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    chemist
    Biography

    Dr. Willis Alfred Adcock was a Canadian-American physical chemist, electrical engineer, and university professor who worked on the first atomic bomb and assisted with the invention of the silicon transistor, as well as the integrated circuit. He held several US patents.

  25. Henry R. Gibson

    Henry R. Gibson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1837-1938 (aged 101)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Henry Richard Gibson was an American attorney and politician who represented Tennessee's 2nd district in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1895 to 1905. He also served as a state chancery court judge, and was a delegate to Tennessee's 1870 constitutional convention. Outside politics he wrote and edited several books on federal and state law.

  26. John Trivers

    John Trivers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    musiciansongwriter
    Biography

    John Trivers is an American songwriter and musician, the recipient of gold and platinum records for his involvement with Blue Öyster Cult and Tina Turner, and the co-writer with his wife and partner Elizabeth Myers of several popular themes for commercials, television programs, and film scores.

  27. Tommaso Traversa

    Tommaso Traversa
    Born in
    Italy Flag Italy
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Tommaso Traversa is an Italian ice hockey player for UK Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) side Sheffield Steelers and the Italian national team.

  28. Donald J. Mitchell

    Donald J. Mitchell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1923-2003 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Donald Jerome Mitchell represented New York in the United States House of Representatives from 1973 to 1983.

  29. Montgomery Schuyler

    Montgomery Schuyler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1843-1914 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    architectjournalist
    Biography

    Montgomery Schuyler AIA, was a highly influential critic, journalist and editorial writer in New York City who wrote about and influenced art, literature, music and architecture during the city's "Gilded Age." He was active as a journalist for over forty years but is principally noted as a highly influential architecture critic, and advocate of modern designs and defender of the skyscraper.

  30. Richard R. Kenney

    Richard R. Kenney
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1856-1931 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Richard Rolland Kenney was an American lawyer and politician from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party who was a U.S. Senator from Delaware.

  31. William Keith Brooks

    William Keith Brooks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1848-1908 (aged 60)
    Enrolled in Hobart William Smith Colleges
    Studied in 1866-1868
    Occupations
    zoologistmalacologistnaturalistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    William Keith Brooks was an American zoologist, born in Cleveland, Ohio, March 25, 1848. Brooks studied embryological development in invertebrates and founded a marine biological laboratory where he and others studied heredity. His best known book, The Oyster, was first published in 1891 and has been reprinted many times.

  32. George Washington Woodward

    George Washington Woodward
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1809-1875 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    George Washington Woodward was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

  33. George McAneny

    George McAneny
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1869-1953 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistbanker
    Biography

    George McAneny, was an American a newspaperman, municipal reformer and advocate of preservation and city planning from New York City. He served as Manhattan Borough President from 1910 to 1913, President of the New York City Board of Aldermen from 1914 to 1916, and New York City Comptroller in 1933. He also held several other positions throughout his career, serving as an executive officer of the New York City Civil Service Commission in 1902, secretary of the New York Civil Service Reform League (1894-1902), executive manager of The New York Times (1916-1921), and president of the Regional Plan Association (1930-1940).

  34. William Latimer

    William Latimer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    scientistepidemiologist
    Biography

    William W. Latimer is an infectious disease epidemiologist. He is the Vice President of the Bronx Campus of Mercy College.

  35. Ulysses Prentiss Hedrick

    Ulysses Prentiss Hedrick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1870-1951 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    horticulturistbotanist
    Biography

    Ulysses Prentiss Hedrick was an American botanist and horticulturist.

  36. Casson Trenor

    Casson Trenor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    restaurateurenvironmentalistwritermedia personalitycook
    Biography

    Casson Trenor is an American environmentalist, author, entrepreneur, and media personality. He is the author of a number of books on environmentalism and sustainable seafood, in particular Umijoo, a children's book, and Sustainable Sushi, a reference guide. Trenor and two co-founders created the world's first sustainable sushi restaurant in 2009, as well as the acclaimed plant-based Japanese restaurant Shizen in 2015. In recognition of his work, Trenor was awarded a Congressional Commendation as well as the title "Hero of the Environment" by Time magazine.

  37. Darrick E. Antell

    Darrick E. Antell
    Occupations
    teacher
    Biography

    Darrick E. Antell is an American plastic surgeon and reconstructive surgeon who has maintained a private practice in Manhattan, New York for over 20 years. Antell’s research on twins was featured in the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of Natural History. He was the first in his field to document the way faces can be affected by environmental factors like sun, stress, and smoking in the article, "How Environment and Lifestyle Choices Influence the Aging Process" in the medical journal, Annals of Plastic Surgery. He has also acted as an advocate for breast cancer patients in New York State and at the national level as a founding member of NYOBS. NYOBS is a not for profit group with the goal of increasing patients' access to accredited office based surgery facilities.

  38. George Elden Packard

    George Elden Packard
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Biography

    George Elden Packard is a retired United States army officer and bishop of the Episcopal Church who actively supports the Occupy movement.

  39. Truman A. Merriman

    Truman A. Merriman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1839-1892 (aged 53)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Truman Adams Merriman was a U.S. Representative from New York.

  40. Frederick S. Lovell

    Frederick S. Lovell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1813-1878 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    military officerlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Frederick Solon Lovell was an American lawyer and politician. He was the 11th Speaker of the Wisconsin State Assembly, was a delegate to both Wisconsin constitutional conventions, and was a Union Army officer in the American Civil War.

  41. William D. Persell

    William D. Persell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    bishop
    Biography

    William Dailey Persell is an American bishop, formerly the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago (1999–2008).

  42. Edward O. Graves

    Edward O. Graves
    Years
    1843-1909 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    banker
    Biography

    Edward O. Graves was a United States banker who was Chief of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing from 1885 to 1889.

  43. Frederick William Ricord

    Frederick William Ricord
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1819-1897 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    librarianpolitician
    Biography

    Frederick William Ricord was a noted United States author.

  44. Thomas Frederick Davies, Sr

    Thomas Frederick Davies, Sr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1831-1905 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    priestdeacon
    Biography

    Thomas Frederick Davies Sr. was the third Bishop of Michigan in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.

  45. Robert H. Marsh

    Robert H. Marsh
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Robert H. Marsh is an American politician who represented the 14th Norfolk District in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1987 until he resigned in 1992 to work for United States Secretary of Transportation Andrew Card.

  46. Oliver J. Hart

    Oliver J. Hart
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1892-1978 (aged 86)
    Biography

    Oliver James Hart was a priest who was elected as coadjutor bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Pennsylvania, serving as diocesan from 1943 to 1963.

  47. Edward R. Welles

    Edward R. Welles
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1830-1888 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    priest
    Biography

    Edward Randolph Welles was the third Bishop of Milwaukee, from 1874 till 1888.

  48. Edward Floyd DeLancey

    Edward Floyd DeLancey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1821-1905 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    historianwriter
    Biography

    Edward Floyd DeLancey was an American lawyer, author, and historian.

  49. Leigh Richmond Brewer

    Leigh Richmond Brewer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1839-1916 (aged 77)
    Enrolled in Hobart William Smith Colleges
    In 1866 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Biography

    Leigh Richmond Brewer was a bishop of Montana in The Episcopal Church.