From 2003-2010, Juliet Sorensen was an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Chicago, focusing on fraud and public corruption. She has prosecuted City of Chicago inspectors as part of Operation Crooked Code, a bribery investigation into Chicago’s Building and Zoning departments. Professor Sorensen also prosecuted Jean-Marie Vianney Mudahinyuka, a Hutu leader of the Rwandan genocide, as part of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement No Safe Haven initiative against human rights violators. Professor Sorensen has taught trial advocacy on behalf of the Department of Justice to prosecutors in South America and West Africa.
Prior to her work at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Professor Sorensen worked as a litigation associate and a federal judicial clerk in Boston. She was also a maternal and child health volunteer with the U.S. Peace Corps in Morocco from 1995 to 1997. She received her B.A. in politics from Princeton University and her J.D. from Columbia University School of Law. Sorensen is a member of the New York and Massachusetts Bars and the Federal Bar Association, and is admitted to practice in the Northern District of Illinois, the District of Massachusetts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Sorensen was a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations (2000-2005), and was a Chicago Council on Global Affairs “Emerging Leader” (2008-2010).
Adnan Rukieh, KSM ’85, joined Kellogg's Career Management Center (CMC) as Director of Career Services for the Executive MBA and Evening & Weekend MBA Programs in 2010. In this newly-created role he is responsible for developing and launching strategic initiatives to meet the needs of nearly 1500 students across both degree programs. He is also responsible for leading a team of career coaches for both MBA degree programs. Adnan brings a wealth of experience and knowledge about roles in organizations and how to manage one’s career for the long-term both internally and externally.
Adnan started his post-MBA career in the CPG industry spending nearly 8 years in traditional CPG brand management with marketing roles at Kraft and Keebler; he then transitioned into healthcare first leading marketing and strategy for Ingalls Health System then strategy consulting for senior-level healthcare clients including large academic hospitals, GE, and Abbott among othrs while in an executive role with The Mercator Group.
Immediately prior to joining Kellogg's CMC he was Vice President with the boutique executive search firm, The O’Connell Group, which focuses on marketing and consumer insight roles. Before returning to Kellogg for his MBA, Adnan worked at Lockheed supporting NASA’s Space Shuttle program after receiving his BS in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Michigan.