FIU President Dr. Mark Rosenberg recognizes the accomplishments of one of our DOE Fellows (Ms. Alessandra Monetti) during Congressional Reception Event held in Washington, DC. Alessandra joined the DOE Fellows Program ( in 2009 and graduated with a Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering last summer. Alessandra is currently working for the Office of the Secretary of Defense in Washington, DC.

Picture Caption: Former DOE Fellow, Alessandra Monetti, meeting with FIU President Mark Rosenberg during Dr. Rosenberg Reception to welcome new Congress. Also in the photo, Ali’s new boss at Office of Secretary of Defense (Cynthia Lindberg-Ross)