• Making an impact around the world

    NYU Wagner alumni are bold leaders who expertly navigate real-world complexity and produce results that matter. They are lifelong members of our global university community.

    Explore Alumni Profiles

From New York to Nairobi,  Shanghai to San Francisco, more than 11,000 NYU Wagner alumni are making a difference in their communities through:

  • Local, state, and national governments
  • Nonprofit organizations and international NGOs  
  • Healthcare systems and organizations
  • Urban planning firms
  • Think tanks, social enterprises, and public sector consulting

Alumni Stories

ALUMNI IN ACTION

More stories

Decreasing tobacco use around the world

If left unchecked, the global tobacco epidemic could claim one billion lives this century. At Bloomberg Philanthropies, alumna Betsy Fuller (MPA-HPAM) is working to change that.

Alumni in Action: Decreasing Tobacco Use Around the World

ALUMNI IN ACTION

More stories

Decreasing tobacco use around the world

If left unchecked, the global tobacco epidemic could claim one billion lives this century. At Bloomberg Philanthropies, alumna Betsy Fuller (MPA-HPAM) is working to change that.

Alumni in Action: Aissata Camara (MPA-PNP)

ALUMNI IN ACTION

More stories

Aissata Camara (MPA-PNP)

"One of my favorite professors at NYU Wagner told me that in order to do development work, you have to know the people and the community."

With $18, Aissata and her sister founded the There is No Limit Foundation, which empowers the poorest communities to reach their potential by eradicating social barriers and creating economic opportunities.

Alumni PROFILES

View more profiles

Michelle Wong (MPA-PNP 2011)

Analyst, U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)

"NYU Wagner alumni go above and beyond to support fellow members of the Wagner community. As an alumna, I mentor current students, maintain connections with other alumni, and talk to prospective students...Wagner is a broad school of public service, so a range of public service interests—from urban planning to public finance—is reflected in our alumni network.  If you're exploring different career options, this is a great starting point." 

Read Michelle's profile