At Bryn Mawr we learned to be resilient in the face of complexity, ambiguity, and change; to become responsible and confident participants in the world, and most importantly to lead considered and consequential lives. Here are some of our stories. Share your own story by submitting a Class Note or emailing Alumnae Director, Deanna Boyd ’05.

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  • Tia Butler '94, Human Resources

    After graduating from the University of Virginia with a degree in anthropology, Tia Butler ‘94 worked in public relations before returning to school to complete a master’s degree in Human & Organizational Learning at The George Washington University. After graduating, she joined the Department of the Navy. As the Director of the Executive Management Program Office in the Office of Civilian Human Resources, Butler oversees staffing for the nearly 400 executives across the Department of the Navy. She has served on the Alumnae Board at Bryn Mawr and is the chair of her 20th reunion committee.
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  • Corinne Funk Hammons '93, Non-Profit Administration

    Corinne Funk Hammons ’93 first found her passion for public service as a student at Bryn Mawr. After graduation, she attended Harvard University, then went on to earn a master’s degree in public administration from the Wagner School of Public Service at New York University. In May 2015, she was appointed the CEO of Little Flower Children and Family Services, a non-profit that serves children, families and developmentally disabled adults across New York City and Long Island. Now, Hammons oversees more than 600 employees who provide services to nearly 2,000 people each year.
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  • Keirston Woods '96, Real Estate Law

    Keirston Woods ’96 had a strong interest in politics and community organizing, an interest she put into action through her volunteer work with the NAACP Youth Council.

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  • Melanie Lyons Whelan '95, Corporate Management

    Melanie Lyons Whelan ’95 is a woman on a mission.

    When Whelan first stepped into her current role as the CEO of Soul Cycle, the New York cycling chain with a devoted following, in the summer of 2015, the company was on the cusp of embarking on the daunting process of filing its IPO.
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Located in Baltimore, Maryland, The Bryn Mawr School is a private all-girls pre-kindergarten, elementary, middle and high school with a coed preschool for ages 2 months through 5 years. Bryn Mawr provides students with exceptional educational opportunities on a beautiful 26-acre campus within the city limits. Inquisitive girls, excellent teaching, strong student-teacher relationships and a clear mission sustain our vibrant school community where girls always come first.