Notable alumni

Union alumni are world-changers. They come from different backgrounds, follow varied educational paths and go forth to make a real difference — as educators, authors, public servants, social activists and more. It's truly inspiring to see how many of them have used their Union education as a springboard for achieving great things. We are proud of each and every one. Here, we share some of their accomplishments.

  • All
  • Art
  • Social Justice
  • Education
  • Writing
  • Public Service

Sean Duryee


  • 2023-Present
  • California Highway Patrol
  • California

Sekou Millington

Chief of Police

  • 2020-Present
  • Tracy Police Department
  • Tracy, California

Shannan Moon


  • 2018-Present
  • Nevada County Sheriff's Department
  • Nevada, California

Stephen J. Sebesta, Ph.D.

Author of "The Settlement, Growth and Movement of the Czechs and their Institutions in Cleveland, Ohio"

  • Ph.D. '85

Stephen Potter

Chief of Police

  • Retired
  • Napa Police Department
  • Napa, California

Susan E. Schwartz, Ph.D.

Author of "The Absent Father Effect on Daughters"

  • Ph.D. '91

Tim Mattos

Chief of Police

  • 2015-2018
  • Suisun City Police Department
  • Suisun City, California

Tod Patterson

Chief of Police

  • 2015-Present
  • Lodi Police Department
  • Lodi, California