Other Successful Berklee Alumni

Index by Professional Field

(& Top Post-Berklee Degree)

If exploring a career, I strongly recommend that you glance at all relevant interviews, as people in the same field can have very different jobs.


Clothing and Accessories


Data & Research:

Education & Training:

Engineering (Mechanical):  Owen Davies (M)

Finance / Insurance



Management ConsultantSusana Monsalve-Jones (MBA), Tiffany Spearman

Marketing & Sales:

Medicine & Therapy:


(Print/Web) Publishing (Admin / Product Development):  Jonas Bergmann-Bjornsson

Real Estate

Religion (Youth Pastor & Admin. Asst.):  Jonathan Lotson (M)




M = Masters Degree (but not an MBA).

B = Bachelors Degree
AA = Associates Degree.

*** This person’s degree is irrelevant to their (non-music) career and should not be considered a prerequisite for their field.


Index by Year of Graduation (and Major)

2016:  Alexander Bercow (EPD), James Giannoni (Perf), John Lahr (MB)

2015:  Cam Bjork (EPD), Jessica Prouty (MB), Cambria Russell-Herrera (f. Russell) (MB), Sarah Inoue Virk (MB)

2014:  Luis Augusto (MP&E), Kyle Billings (MB),  Leah Hinton (MB), Bill Langdon (MP&E), Josh Nachbar (MB), India Thomson (MB)

2013Jeffrey Arevalo (MB), Jonas Bergmann-Bjornsson (Film), Troy Church (MB), Prayre Finley (MB), Adam Kirschner (MB), Alexia Layne-Lomon (Pro.), Chelsea McKinney (MP&E), Ernie McMillan (Pro), Susana Monsalve -Jones (MP&E + Film), Nicole Olver (Pro), Max Pohl (MB), Chantale Sterling (Pro), Jared Winegrad (MB), Shawn Young-Eagle (MB)

2012Samantha Attaguile (Perf – BoCo), Raleigh Bisbee (MThtr – BoCo), Mark Bruning (CWP), Chris Carlberg (MB), Dawn-Marie Dunn (EPD + Pro.), Casey Kidd (CWP), Aly Laughlin (MThtr – BoCo), Jonathan Lotson (Pro.), Morgan Mallory (MB) Jeremy Moccia (MB + Song)

2011:  Eric DeVaughn (Perf), Ryan Driscoll (MB), AJ Farley (Pro), Sasha Foster (f. Taylor) (MB), Rodney Harrison (MB), Lynette Johnson (MB + CWP), Kayla Lee (MB), Gabriella  Mastrangelo (f. Howard) (MB), Jack Reedy (MB) Jonathan Schwarz (CWP)

2010:  Ama Atobrah (EPD), Chloe Bean (CWP), Michael Benson (MB), John Branch (EPD), Matt Clear (MP&E), Michael Hazani (Song), Omid Majdi (MP&E), Mike Skauge (MB), Will Stettler (Pro), Dan Thompson (MB), Brittany Vendryes (MB), Chris Wadsworth (MB)

2009:  Katie Amaral (MB + EPD), Anthony Barden (Film), Will Cady (Pro), Claudia Caliano-Rida (f. Caliano) (MB), Sarah Demarco (MB), Jack Goodall (MB), Doug Guttenberg (MB), Jeff Holden (Pro), Brian Orlando (MB + Perf), Nick Potvin (Film), Mark Schafer (MB)

2008:  Matt Boyle (Pro), Owen Davies (MP&E), Bob DeVaughn (MB), Anna Eliopoulos (MP&E + Perf), Parker Ferguson (MB), Chris Franzen (Song), Loren Khulusi (MP&E), Will Larche (MThtr – Boco), Zach Miller (MB), Brandon Noke (Pro), Stephanie Olmanni (EPD + Film), Priya Prins (MP&E), Michelle Pugliese (Perf), Jesse Reese (MB), Charlie Shaughnessy (MB + Perf), Santiago Sinisterra (MP&E), Clay Southworth (MB), Tiffany Spearman (Dance – BoCo) Michael Wright (MB)

2007:  Patrick Brusil (MB), Andrea D’Agostino (MB + Song), Mark Dudek (Perf), Christmas Eger (MB), Ryan Heenan (MB), King Yan Kwok (MTh), Phil Lee (MB), Braydon Nelson (Pro), John Sauer (J. Comp), Debra Gail White (MB)

2006:  Tom Boates (MB), Scott Brown (MB), Jordan Cusner (MB), Eric Hutchinson (Pro). Ben Maitland-Lewis (MB), Dr. Jenny Martin (Song),  Glenn Romero (MB), J. Russell (MP&E),  Tyler Witkin (Pro), Andy Zhang (MB)

2005:  Adam Baliban (MB), Kyle Batter (Comp. + Film), Charlotte Moore (MB + MP&E)

1999:  Dr. Dana Robertson (Perf)


Also see the following indices:

Special Categories  (second jobs, entrepreneurs, managers, information technology)

Music-Business-Majors Only.

Non-MB Majors Only.



Everyone interviewed self-reported meeting the following criteria:

  1. Received their first Bachelors Degree from Berklee College of Music.
  2. On track to earn at least $45,000/year (or the equivalent in foreign currency).
  3. Income is mainly through a non-music job which they enjoy.  They expect to be working in their field for years to come.