Meet our MS in
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The Ambassador Program is designed to allow prospective students to connect with graduates of the online Master of Science in Project Management program. Our alumni Ambassadors are proud Trojans who excelled in their studies and have volunteered for the opportunity to speak with prospective students about their unique experience at USC.

After reviewing our Ambassadors’ profiles, if you would like to request to speak with an Ambassador, please click the “Request to Connect” button and fill out the form. Please be mindful of the ambassadors’ time, and request to connect only if you are ready to speak with them in the coming week(s). Please note that depending on the nature of your questions, your admissions advisor may reach out to you first.

Our Ambassadors can speak directly about their experiences in the program. If you have questions about admission to USC Bovard College or the application process, please contact our Admissions team directly here, or by calling 877-426-8273.

Lacey Lovejoy Allen ’21

Lacey Lovejoy Allen

Track: 2-Year

Location: Ventura, CA

Industry: Government

Job Title: IT HR/Payroll System Manager

The most valuable lessons come from the faculty and fellow students sharing their project management experiences. Seeing tools and techniques usage from a different viewpoint allowed me to grow as a project manager. The faculty come from different industries and can elaborate that week’s topics with past or current projects they have personal experiences with.

Nicole Brigola ’20

NicoleBrigola

Track: 2-Year

Location: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Financial Technology

Job Title: Deployment Lead

I am extremely passionate about engaging in the growth process of individuals and organizations to strive beyond their potential, which led me to the field of project management. Through my experience with USC’s MSPM program, I had the opportunity to expand my knowledge in the field while meeting some of the most amazing professionals from around the world.

Ananya Paul-Majumdar ’21

Ananya Paul-Majumdar

Track: 2-Year

Location: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Financial Technology

Job Title: Assistant Director – Project Manager

“The MSPM curriculum at USC is a requirement to gain experience in Project Management concepts and increase responsibilities in leading all phases of technology projects. This program has given me the confidence to lead large Agile projects for high-quality software deliverables that are within schedule and budget targets, and the skills to pursue a Senior Program Management role in the FinTech space.”

Paul Webster ’19

USC Ambassador Paul Webster

Track: 1-Year

Location: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Digital Trust & Safety

Job Title: Senior Project Manager

“Before starting the program, being a project manager was simply a job, but with the education I received at USC, I now see how project management is a career. The ability to bring my skills and experience to any organization and provide guidance and structure to their project management team is motivating to me. I want to use my passion to help make those around me better!”

Emmanuel Umoh, PhD, PMP ’19

USC PM Ambassador Emmanuel Umoh

Track: 1-Year

Location: Dallas, TX

Industry: IT, Construction, Healthcare, Finance and Transportation

Job Title: Management Consultant

“To me, the most exciting aspect of the program were the faculty. They were highly experienced, knowledgeable, and engaged. They provided exemplary leadership that encouraged interaction among students and they imparted best practices through a variety of practical examples and case studies.”

Liza Gutierrez ’19

USC PM Ambassador Liza Gutierrez

Track: 1-Year

Location: Glendale, CA

Industry: Themed Entertainment, Software Design

Job Title: Project Manager

“I experienced a complete sense of community. The program is built around communicating with your cohort. I interacted with my classmates on a daily basis throughout each week; I continue to do so now after graduation. It made the experience that much more memorable because we created a unified environment and a strong support system.”

Adam DeMille ’20

Adam & TracyTrack: 2-Year

Location: Long Beach, CA

Industry: Aerospace

Job Title: Project Manager

“This program allowed me to fully grasp the concept of project management and its applicability to various levels of management within any type of organization. As I progress through my career as a project manager, I can largely attribute this program to enabling me to better and more confidently manage large and challenging projects within my organization.”

Ann Campea ’19

USC Ambassador Ann Campea

Track: 1-Year

Location: Burbank, CA

Industry: Technology/Speciality Retail

Job Title: Worldwide Readiness Program Manager

“Before I started USC’s MSPM program, I was unsure about the connection I would have from learning in a virtual classroom. What emerged was countless hours of project management related discussions that I shared with faculty and peers. I highly commend USC for establishing a platform that cultivates learning and such a tight-knit community.”