11 Notable alumni of
University of Scranton

The University of Scranton is 2425th in the world, 834th in North America, and 790th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 11 notable alumni from the University of Scranton sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jason Miller

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    Jason Miller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-2001 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    actorplaywrightwritercharacter actorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Jason Miller was an American playwright and actor. He received the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play for his play That Championship Season and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Father Damien Karras in the 1973 horror film The Exorcist, a role he reprised in The Exorcist III. He later became artistic director of the Scranton Public Theatre in Scranton, Pennsylvania, where That Championship Season was set.

  2. Kalanithi Maran

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    Kalanithi Maran
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Kalanithi Maran is an Indian media baron who is the chairman and founder of the Sun Group. He owns television channels, newspapers, weeklies, FM radio stations, DTH services, a cricket team, and a movie production house. He also held a major share in the Indian airline Spice Jet from 2010 to 2015.

  3. Kathleen Kane

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    Kathleen Kane
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Kathleen Granahan Kane is an American politician and lawyer who served as the 48th Attorney General of Pennsylvania from 2013 until her resignation in 2016 following her conviction for perjury, obstruction of justice and related charges for illegal activities while she was Attorney General. She was the first woman and first Democrat ever elected to the position.

  4. James M. Murray

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    James M. Murray
    Biography

    James M. Murray is an American law enforcement official serving as the 26th Director of the United States Secret Service.

  5. Nestor Chylak

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    Nestor Chylak
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1922-1982 (aged 60)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Nestor George Chylak Jr. was an American umpire in Major League Baseball who worked in the American League from 1954 to 1978. He umpired in three ALCS (1969, 1972, 1973), serving as crew chief in 1969 and 1973. He also called five World Series (1957, 1960, 1966, 1971, 1977), serving as the crew chief in 1971 (in which he worked home plate in the decisive Game 7) and 1977. He also worked in six All-Star Games: 1957, 1960 (both games), 1964, 1973 and 1978, working home plate in the second 1960 game and in 1973.

  6. Kevin C. Kiley

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    Kevin C. Kiley
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Enrolled in the University of Scranton
    Graduated with bachelor's degree in biology
    Occupations
    military physicianobstetrician
    Biography

    Major General Kevin Christopher Kiley (born October 18, 1950) was the 41st Surgeon General of the United States Army and commander of the U.S. Army Medical Command, Fort Sam Houston, Texas. He was commander of Walter Reed Army Medical Center and North Atlantic Regional Medical Command twice, from 2002 to 2004, and as acting commander, March 1–2, 2007. He submitted his request to retire from the U.S. Army on March 11, 2007, in the wake of the Walter Reed Army Medical Center neglect scandal, and was removed from his nominative billet as a lieutenant general. Pending retirement, he was assigned to a temporary billet at the General Officer Management Office at the Pentagon in the grade major general. His retirement in the grade of major general was subsequently approved.

  7. Kevin Byrne

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    Kevin Byrne
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kevin Byrne is the Assembly member for the 94th District of the New York State Assembly. He is a registered Republican who first successfully ran with the Republican, Conservative, Independence, and Reform Party lines.

  8. Patrick J. Boland

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    Patrick J. Boland
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1880-1942 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Patrick Joseph Boland was a United States representative for Pennsylvania 11th District.

  9. Deirdre Walsh

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    Deirdre Walsh
    Biography

    Deirdre Walsh is Vice President of Washington, D.C. Operations for Ball Aerospace & Technologies. Previously as a federal government employee and member of the United States Intelligence Community, she served as the first chief operating officer for the Office of the Director of National Intelligence from February 2018 to May 2020.

  10. Michael J. Eagen

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    Michael J. Eagen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1907-1987 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Michael J. Eagen was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania from 1977 to 1980, after serving as a Justice from 1960 to 1977. He was Lackawanna County (PA) District Attorney from 1934 to 1941 and Lackawanna County (PA) Judge from 1942 to 1959.

  11. Rosemary Brown

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    Rosemary Brown
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rosemary Brown is a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Brown was first elected to the 189th Legislative District of Pennsylvania in November 2010. She was sworn into her first term on January 4, 2011.