Sun Devil 100 Communication Majors

About Sun Devil 100

Each year, the ASU Alumni Association recognizes outstanding alumni who represent organizations across the globe. Each one of these leaders, entrepreneurs, and changemakers is successful in growing their businesses year over year! 

Ten Percent of the Sun Devil 100 are communication majors!

The wide range of industries our majors excel in speaks to the versatility of a communication degree!

Kathleen Duffy – Class of 1981 – President and CEO, Duffy Group Inc. 
Ben Ellis – Class of 2013 – Founding partner and designated broker, E & G Real Estate Services 
Eric Ganz – Class of 2003 – Managing partner, founder, 360 Industrial Services 
Kara Goldin – Class of 1989 – Founder and former CEO, Hint Inc. 
Jennifer Kaplan – Class of 2010 – Owner and founder, Evolve Public Relations & Marketing 
Jamie LeVine – Class of 2001 – Chief communications officer, Steve LeVine Entertainment and Public Relations 
Jodi Low – Class of 2008 – Founder and CEO, U and Improved 
Brent Orsuga – Class of 2014 – President and Founder, Pinnacle Growth Advisors 
Tyler Thompson – Class of 1998 – Founder and owner, World Motors LLC 
Jessica Whitney – Class of 2004 – Vice president of development and marketing, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central AZ

Five of our 10 Sun Devil 100 Communication Majors came to our Awards and Recognition Ceremony in 2022, to help recognize and cheer on our 2022-2023 student scholarship awardees. 


L-R Brent Orsuga, Ben Ellis, Kathleen Duffy, Tyler Thompson and Jennifer Kaplan.  

Sun Devil 100 communication graduates talk about the value of their major!