Career Talk Monday, February 20th 10:30-11:30 "From Russian Art Marketing to Energy Policy, With a Bit of Foreign Affairs in Between: Life Musings on Post-College Pathways From a Recent Duke Alum"
Alexa Voytek - “From Russian Art Marketing to Energy Policy, With a Bit of Foreign Affairs in Between: Life Musings on Post-College Pathways From a Recent Duke Alum”
Monday, February 20th - 10:30 to 11:30 - 305 Languages
Alexa Voytek is a Program Manager for the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Office of Energy Programs. Ms. Voytek provides support for various grant programs, energy efficiency and sustainable transportation initiatives, and external communications efforts. She also currently serves as Co-Chair on the National Association of State Energy Officials’ Transportation Committee. Prior to joining TDEC, Alexa interned with the United Nations Division for Sustainable Development and the U.S. Consulate in St. Petersburg, Russia. Most recently, she served as Assistant Account Executive for New York City-based public relations firm Ketchum, Inc., where she acted as a public relations and communications liaison for both the Federal Government of the Russian Federation and Gazprom Export. Alexa holds a master's degree from Columbia University in Russian, Eastern European, Balkan, and Eurasian Studies and graduated summa cum laude with high distinction from Duke University, with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Russian Language /Area Studies.