Alumni in the Community
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Our graduates become nurses, entrepreneurs, web designers, engineers, scientists, winemakers, and teachers — with career opportunities in the region and beyond.
U.S. Department of Energy
Office of River Protection
Traci Jao, Business Administration, ’02
Tri-City Development Council (TRIDEC)
James Sauceda, Mechanical Engineering, ’09
Jason Watson, Digital Technology & Culture, ’11
Video Production Specialist
Pay Plus Benefits
“Having a four-year university nearby provides a pipeline of new employees for Lockheed Martin—and makes it easy for our established workers to pursue graduate degrees. I am impressed with the quality of WSU graduates and how prepared they are for the workplace.”
—Kyle Willers, General Manager
Energy Technology Solutions
This Lockheed Martin office in Richland employs more than 60 WSU alumni with degrees in business, computer science, engineering, social sciences and more.