Graduates of the School’s programs embark on a wide range of career paths in the broad area of public service and public affairs. The video interviews, alumni profiles, and stories of our distinguished alumni provide a snapshot of these paths.

Carleton 75 Alumni Videos

Alumni Interviews


Distinguished Alumni



Kendra Sakaguchi Durrant

Head of Energy and Science at the British High Commission.

MPPA Graduate

Kelsey Baerg

Advancement worker at Selkirk College

MPNL Graduate

Craig Brown

Leader in First Nations and Indigenous communities.

MPA Graduate (IPA Concentration)

Alexandre Couture Gagnon

Associate Professor at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.

PhD Graduate

Danielle McDonald

CEO of the Ottawa Public Library (OPL)

MA, Public Administration Graduate

Ellen Burack

Assistant Deputy Minister for major projects at the Department of Natural Resources Canada.

MPPA Graduate