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Chris Coleman graduated from UMass Amherst in 1994 with an Undergraduate degree from Legal Studies. He began his career in sell-side sales, marketing and implementation at Thomson Financial. He moved into Global Sales & Marketing at Investor's Bank & Trust, and ultimately moved to State Street Corporation, where he...Read more

Chris Coleman '94

Chris Coleman graduated from UMass Amherst in 1994 with an Undergraduate degree from Legal Studies. He began his career in sell-side sales, marketing and implementation at Thomson Financial. He moved into Global Sales & Marketing at Investor's Bank & Trust, and ultimately moved to State Street Corporation, where he is Senior Vice President and Head of Global Relationship Management. Chris has been with State Street for nine years.

I received my Ph.D. in political science from Penn State University. Broadly, I am interested in the study of courts and public policy, the separation of powers, judicial behavior, agenda-setting, and political methodology. On my website, you can find more information on my current research, my prior publications, and...Read more

slotnick

“Words are a lawyer’s tools,” says Stacy Slotnick ’05 (Legal Studies/History), a New York-based entertainment attorney and public relations specialist. “Fortunately, my passion is writing, and as a result, I never tire of drafting proposals, contracts, talking points, press releases, or pithy social media entries to highlight a client's...Read more

carvalho

Evandro C. Carvalho ’04 spent much of his childhood herding goats, building a chicken farm, and serving as a shepherd to cattle on his grandfather’s farm in Cape Verde. Although the manual labor taught him a lot about hard work—rising before dawn, working with his hands, and persisting day after day—in some ways, finding ways to get out of the work taught him more: “whenever I could, I'd use the ‘I have to study’ excuse,” Carvalho reflects. That focus on academics prepared him well for UMass. Read moreRead more

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