Sen. Tammy Duckworth
Sen. Tammy Duckworth, M.A. ’92, was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2016 after serving two terms in the U.S. House of Representatives. Sen. Duckworth was among the first Army women to fly combat missions during Operation Iraqi Freedom and is an advocate for soldiers and others with disabilities.
Lt. Gen. Nadja West
Dr. Nadja West, M.D. ’88, is the 44th surgeon general of the United States Army and commanding general of the U.S. Army Medical Command. Dr. West has commanded at the Army Community Hospital, Army Medical Center and Regional Medical Command levels.
Washington Post Executive Editor Marty Baron, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, joined the Post in 2013 and manages its news operation. Previously, he was editor of The Boston Globe when the newspaper investigated the cover-up of widespread sexual abuse by Catholic priests that inspired the film “Spotlight.”