University at Albany

Laura Salkowe, MPA '14

Hometown: Greenwich, NY

Current position: NYS Excelsior Service Fellow
Office of Mental Health, Division of Financial Planning

Received job offer: In June 2014, one month after graduation.

"Rockefeller College was the right choice for me because it provided me with the opportunity to gain valuable multifaceted work experience within the public, private, and non-profit sectors.  As a result of my diverse work experience combined with a challenging academic course load, I obtained real life, theoretical and practical applications of public service.  Upon graduation I began a career within my specific area of interest, health policy, with confidence to succeed professionally."