16 Notable alumni of
Southern Connecticut State University

Southern Connecticut State University is 1350th in the world, 489th in North America, and 460th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 16 notable alumni from Southern Connecticut State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Juan Carlos Osorio

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    Juan Carlos Osorio
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Juan Carlos Osorio Arbeláez is a Colombian retired professional footballer who played as a midfielder, and manager. He is the current manager of Categoría Primera A club América de Cali.

  2. Tony Amendola

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    Tony Amendola
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Tony Amendola is an American actor. He played the Jaffa master Bra'tac in Stargate SG-1. He had a recurring role as revolutionary leader Edouard Kagame of Liber8 in the television show Continuum, and played Pinocchio's creator/father, Geppetto on ABC's Once Upon a Time.

  3. Anthony Fantano

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    Anthony Fantano
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    YouTuberbloggerpodcastermusic criticmusic journalist
    Biography

    Anthony Fantano is an American music critic, musician, and YouTuber who runs the YouTube channel The Needle Drop and its tie-in website. His website and YouTube videos discuss and review a variety of music genres.

  4. Jahana Hayes

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    Jahana Hayes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Jahana Flemming Hayes is an American educator and politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district since 2019. The district, once represented by U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, comprises much of northern Fairfield County and northwestern Connecticut, including New Britain, Danbury, and Waterbury. A member of the Democratic Party, Hayes is the first African-American woman and African-American Democrat to represent Connecticut in Congress. She was recognized as the National Teacher of the Year in 2016.

  5. Paul Cook

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    Paul Cook
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Enrolled in Southern Connecticut State University
    In 1966 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Paul Joseph Cook is an American politician serving as a San Bernardino County Supervisor since 2020. A member of the Republican Party, he was previously elected to the Yucca Valley Town Council from 1998 to 2006, California State Assembly for the 65th district until 2012, and the U.S. Representative for California's 8th congressional district from 2013 to 2020.

  6. Olivier Occéan

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    Olivier Occéan
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Olivier Occéan, born October 23, 1981) is a retired Canadian professional soccer player and current assistant coach of IF Urædd.

  7. Mike Petke

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    Mike Petke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    association football playerassociation football manager
    Biography

    Mike Petke is a former American soccer player and coach who was most recently head coach of Major League Soccer club Real Salt Lake. Prior to his tenure with Real Salt Lake, he was head coach of the New York Red Bulls, leading them to the Supporters' Shield in 2013.

  8. Nangolo Mbumba

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    Nangolo Mbumba
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Nangolo Mbumba is a Namibian politician who currently serves as the 2nd Vice President of Namibia. A member of the South West Africa People's Organization (SWAPO), Mbumba has headed a number of Namibian ministries: Agriculture, Water and Rural Development (1993-1996), Finance (1996-2003), Information and Broadcasting (2003-2005) Education (2005–2010), and Safety and Security (2010-2012). In 2012 he became the Secretary-General of SWAPO serving until 2017.

  9. G. D. Falksen

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    G. D. Falksen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    novelistscience fiction writer
    Biography

    Geoffrey D. Falksen is an American steampunk writer.

  10. Carrie Borzillo

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    Carrie Borzillo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    music journalistjournalist
    Biography

    Carrie Borzillo is an American music and entertainment journalist and author of three books on aspects of the entertainment industry and of one advice book.

  11. Jacques Cesaire

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    Jacques Cesaire
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Jacques E. Cesaire is a former American football defensive end who spent all nine of his National Football League seasons with the San Diego Chargers. He was signed by the Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2003. He played college football at Southern Connecticut State. He is currently the assistant defensive line coach for the Buffalo Bills.

  12. Timothy I. Ahern

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    Timothy I. Ahern
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2003 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Timothy I. Ahern was a major general in the United States Air Force.

  13. Daniel Trust

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    Daniel Trust
    Born in
    Rwanda Flag Rwanda
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    motivational speaker
    Biography

    Daniel Ndamwizeye, better known in the professional world as Daniel Trust, is an international speaker, social entrepreneur and youth advocate. He is best known for being President and CEO of Daniel Trust Foundation, a non-profit organization that invests in and supports low-income students and teachers who have made a big impact in the lives of their students. Daniel is also well known for surviving the 1994 Rwandan genocide, and sharing his Coming Out story through his speaking career. Daniel has been featured on media such as News 12 Connecticut's "Our Lives," WTNH's "Connecticut Style," WFSB's "Better Connecticut," as well as the New Haven Register, Hartford Courant, Scholastic Magazine, Connecticut Magazine and Fairfield County Business Journal's "40 under 40", and Southern Connecticut State University's Alumni magazine.

  14. Tom Scott

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    Tom Scott
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Thomas Scott is an American politician, radio talk show host, and realtor.

  15. Neil Thomas Proto

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    Neil Thomas Proto
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Neil Thomas Proto is an American lawyer, teacher, lecturer, and author. He chaired Students Challenging Regulatory Agency Procedures (SCRAP) as a law student. He served in the Appellate Section of the Environment and Natural Resources Division in the U.S. Department of Justice. During the administration of President Jimmy Carter, he served as general counsel to the President's Nuclear Safety Oversight Committee. Proto was appointed a visiting lecturer at Yale University in 1988 and 1989. Since 1990, while in private practice in Washington, DC, he has been an adjunct professor at Georgetown University's McCourt School of Public Policy. In 2010, he was elected a Fellow in the Royal Geographical Society of London. In 2016, his one-person play, The Reckoning, Pecora for the Public, premiered in Seattle.

  16. Edward A. Diana

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    Edward A. Diana
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    teacher
    Biography

    Edward A. Diana is an American physical education educator and former County Executive of Orange County, New York. Prior to being elected County Executive, he served for twelve years as County Legislator. He resides in Goshen, New York.