Department of English Graduate Alumni

Class of 2018

Hilliar, Kayla, Project and Communication Manager, Accordant Philanthropy


Class of 2017

Bartlett, Anna, English Adjunct and ESL instructor, UNF, FSCJ

Bell, Ryan, Ph.D. candidate in poetry and poetics, State University of New York, Buffalo

Hatcher, Bailey, New Student Orientation Coordinator, UNF

Hawthorne, Chelsea, Ph.D. candidate in literature, University of South Carolina, Columbia

Hughes, Taylor, Adjunct instructor, UNF

Hull, Lena, Vystar Credit Union employee, adjunct instructor, St. John's Community College

McRee, Maegan, Language Arts Teacher, Lakeside Junior High School, Orange Park

Meisburg, Lisa, English Teacher, Stanton Preparatory School, Jacksonville

Rice, (Michael) Dean, Software Engineering Graduate Student, UNF

Tartler, Kate. Proud mom!

Tarczynski, Tiffany, Language Arts Teacher, Duval County charter school, Jacksonville

Thompson, Conner, Language Arts Teacher, Atlantic Coast High School, adjunct English instructor, FSCJ

Wheeler, Ellen, owner, Landscape Architect, Jacksonville


Class of 2016

Belloni, Lauren, Adjunct Instructor, St. John's State College, Sante Fe State College

Bowler, Ingrid Greene, Language Arts, Fletcher Middle School, Jacksonville Beach

Broadfoot, Annette (Meme), Language Arts Teacher (dual enrollment), Ed White High School, Jacksonville

Giles, Billie Jo, Adjunct English Instructor, Pikes Peak Community College, Colorado

Graves, Kristeen, English Instructor, Pioneer Pacific College, Portland, Oregon

Hyer, Kylie Jean, Language Arts Teacher, Baker County Middle School

Kelco, Valerie, Ph.D. candidate in literature, University of North Carolina, Greensborough

Martin, Kelly. Ph.D. candidate in literature, University of Florida, Gainesville

Methe, Bradley, Clarke County School District, Athens, Georgia

Rogers, Nicole, Freelancer, Wisconsin State Journal


Class of 2015

Baird, Bethany, Site and Academic Director, Southeastern University, Jacksonville

Benyacko, Scott, High School Teacher, English Chair, St. Augustine High School, Adjunct English Instructor, Flagler

Cherry (Amos), Kim, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, New York  

Delaney, William, Assistant Director of Creative Services at University of North Florida, UNF  

Dugan, Brian, English teacher, Grauer School, Encinitas, California

Fauss, Kyle, English high school teacher

Fuller, Misty Dawn Fuller, Ph.D. candidate in composition and rhetoric, Louisiana State University

Hutchinson, April, English teacher, Duval County Public Schools

Mackey, William, Dual Enrollment high School teacher, Clay High School

                              (accepted for doctoral programs in literature at Florida State University and University of Alabama)

Milligan, Caleb, English teacher, Bradford High School.

Musil, Sarah Stuckey, Final Review Quality Control Editor at The Data Council

Nickless, Darby Lee, Freelance copywriter, editor, (New York)

Stanton, Ihla Ruth, English high school teacher, Gainesville, FL

Torrence, Tiffany, Vice President of Ace Air Conditioning and Appliance


Class of 2014

Campbell, Shanee, Quality Control Manager, Editor, 

Chamberlain, Cory, Ph.D. candidate, Composition and Rhetoric, University of New Hampshire

Cowper, Nathaniel, copyeditor,

Eggen, Kristen, Media Consultant, Times-Union Media

Grindstaff-Swathwood, Jillian, Project Manager, Fidelity National Financial 

Hambleton, Meghan Garcia, English teacher, Kolbe Academy, California

Head, Lindsey, Assistant Professor in Composition and Rhetoric, Indiana University

Holland, Katie, manager, grant writer, Florida Certified Organic Growers and Consumers, Inc,

Kavanaugh, Nan, Director of Marketing and Communications, Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville 

Knapp, Andrew, copyeditor,

Peterson, William, Jacksonville Specialty Advertising, Inc.

Podelis, Karla Jean, Freelance Contractor, Media and Web Services 

Rieley, Karen, Writing, Marketing and Public Relations, Keystone Behavioral Pediatrics 

Riaz, Sana, Ph.D. candidate in English, University of York, England

Stewart, Margaret, Marketing Communications Manager, McKesson Medical-Surgical
Vigliotti, Jeanette, Ph.D. candidate in Media, Art and Text, Virginia Commonwealth University
Webb, Melanie Manuel, creative writer, adult educator (GED, food stamp programs, Milwaukee)
Wilson, Meredith, English teacher, college preparatory school, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School, GA
Williams, Joel, Quality Enhancement Plan Director\Writing Program Administrator, Edward Waters College
Woodard, Jacquellyn, Quality Control Editor,


Class of 2013 

Anderson, Kelley Rose (Nelson), Practice and Development Coordinator, Marketing and Advertising, White & Case, LLP
Dervishi, Marsela, doctoral student in Texts and Technology, UCF, Orlando
Flow, Heather, English teacher, Duval County Public Schools
Fifield, Kimberly, English teacher, Duval County Public Schools
French, Brandy, Teacher, St. Paul’s Catholic School, Jacksonville
McElroy, Jacob, Adjunct English Instructor, UNF
Mercer, Renee, adjunct English instructor, UNF, FSCJ
Pontarelli, Jamie, self-employed, copyeditor, writer, website contract specialist
Stephenson, Noreen, Educational Coordinator, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville
Triolo, Jessica, Project Coordinator & Marketing Assistant, Aerospace & Defense at RS&H
Yost, Tim, English teacher, Duval County Public Schools
Young, Tiffany, Regent University, pursuing an Educational Specialist degree


Class of 2012

Ghanayem, Nicole, English adjunct instructor, Columbia College, GA
Griffith, Kimberly Rose, XOXO Customer Success Administrator, Ceridian, Tampa
Hasden, Kelsi, adjunct English instructor, UNF, FSCJ
Knickerbocker, Timothy, Adjunct Instructor, Tallahassee Community College
Kovalcik, Amy Katherine, English Teacher, Douglas Anderson School for the Arts
Lafond, Whitney S, English adjunct instructor, St. John’s Community College
Markle, Bradley Allen, Adjunct Instructor, Everest University, South Orlando
Michael, Emily, Adjunct English Instructor, UNF, Writer
Paxton, Andrea, Public Relations Communications Specialist at St. John & Partners, Atlantic Beach
Sowers, William Tyler, English instructor, FSCJ

Class of 2011 

Byerly, Suzanne, English Teacher, Shanghai Community International School, Neptune Beach

Peter, Elizabeth Silkebaken, Program Specialist/Environmental Education Coordinator/English instructor, UNF
Roarty, James, Administrative Secretary, Adjunct English Instructor, Department of English, UNF
Thurne, Christopher James, Adjunct English Instructor, UNF
Tremblay, Zachary, Teacher, Grace Christian Academy, Milwaukee, WI


Class of 2009

Roberts, Jennifer, Ph.D. candidate in composition and rhetoric, University of Arizona