2017 Pi Alpha Alpha Inductees
Congratulations to the following Evans School students and alumni, who were honored on April 12, 2017, and formally inducted as members of Pi Alpha Alpha (PAA). PAA is the national honor society for Public Affairs and Administration, a program of the National Association for Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA). PAA is dedicated to promoting, encouraging, and recognizing outstanding scholarship and accomplishment in public affairs and administration as well as fostering integrity, professionalism, and creative performance in public and nonprofit service. Formed in 2007, the Evans School PAA chapter welcomes applications from students and alumni who meet PAA’s membership criteria.

2017 Pi Alpha Alpha Inductees

  • Caitlin Aylward
  • Nicole A. Bateman
  • Margaret Anne Beetstra
  • Kaitlyn S. Berger
  • Seth Bergeson
  • Sarah Bishop
  • Sarah Emily Bollard
  • Eric Q. Buley
  • Karen Chen
  • Sarah Coney
  • Benjamin Dalgetty
  • Hayley Eliza Edmonston 
  • Selena Elmer
  • Matthew Fowle
  • Melissa Greenaway
  • Jessica L. Gunn
  • Mitchell J. Hannoosh
  • Rowena Sace Johnson
  • Zeeba Elizabeth Khalili
  • Peter Kitchen
  • Megan D. Ko
  • Caitlin O’Brien-Carelli
  • Amy M. Reed
  • Emily Rich
  • Trevor Lee Robinson
  • Maeve Russell
  • Elizabeth Montgomery Steen
  • Alanna Kelsey Tritt
  • Anna Wittow

Membership Requirements

  • Successful completion of at least 50% of required Evans School Master of Public Administration (MPA) coursework
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.7

Membership Benefits

Joining the Evans School Chapter of PAA will allow you to:

  • Be recognized at the PAA Induction Ceremony
  • Highlight your academic achievement on your resume
  • Become part of a national network of PAA members
  • Stay connected to the Evans School, alumni, and current students

Membership Applications & Fees

Applications are accepted once a year with a formal induction ceremony every spring. The application fee is $65 for current students and $70 for alumni. Contact Chapter President Seth Bergeson with any questions. 

For more information about other Evans School student organizations, contact the Student Services office at evansdss@uw.edu or 206.543.4900.