Three staff members of RYTE Institute looking at document.

RYTE Institute Alumni

RYTE Institute photo for the RYTE Alumni page.
Our former students and staff go onto great things after leaving the RYTE Institute.

After leaving RYTE Institute, our former students and staff go on to exciting positions and/or continue their education. Most discover a love and passion for research and evaluation that they take with them and apply in their careers. Following is a list of former RYTE Institute students and staff as well as information on their first position after graduating from RYTE Institute.

  • Fadila Addaouki, BA. Master’s Student, Counseling, Columbia University
  • Veronica Barrios, PhD. Assistant Professor, Department of Family Science and Social Work, Miami University (Ohio)
  • Alyssa Bryne, MA. Research Associate, Center for Research and Evaluation in Education and Human Services, Montclair State University
  • Marissa Burgermaster, MSPhD. Post-Doctoral Researcher, Columbia University
  • Dave Carucci, MEd. Math Teacher, Lyndhurst, NJ Public Schools
  • Elliot Cohen, BA. Master’s Student, School of Counseling, Montclair State University
  • Larry Daffin, MA. Ph.D. Student, NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
  • Lauren Gama, MA. Research Associate in RYTE Institute, Montclair State University
  • Monica Glina, Ed.D. Director of Faculty Development, New York University; Adjunct Instructor, New York University & University of Virginia
  • Rebecca JensenBA. Talent Coordinator, FanDuel, New York, NY
  • Nadia Kwaja, MA, NCC, LAC. Clinician, COPE Center, Montclair, NJ
  • Ashley Molloy, ADN. Merit Institute of Allied Health
  • Derek Morgan, MA. Michigan
  • Kelly Panchoo, BA. Master’s Student, Public Policy, Drexel University
  • Stephanie Phelan, MA. Affiliate Services Associate, STRIVE International, New York, NY
  • Michael Puccio, BA. Master’s Student, Rutgers University School of Social Work
  • Celina Santiago, BS. Master’s Student, Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
  • Samantha Spencer, BA. Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Certificate, Montclair State University; Teaching Assistant at Rebecca School, New York
  • Victoria [Illnick] Swomley, MA. Social Services Professional, NJ