Alumni Spotlight

Mavericks are known for blazing new trails. See how UTA alumni are changing campus, their communities, and the world.
UTA Alumna Charise Johnson

Charise Johnson

Charise Johnson ('09 BS, Psychology) is a modern-day renaissance woman - a science communicator, advocate, community organizer, and multi-talented force for equitable policymaking who focuses on the intersection of climate decline and social justice. But before Johnson became a key adviser to governments on different continents, she was a biology student at UTA.

See what Maverick alumni are accomplishing!

UTA Alumna Tesia Kwarteng

Tesia Kwarteng (’11 BA, Voice Performance and Journalism)

Opera soloist in Grammy-award winning production

Lt. Gen. Michael Langley

Lt. Gen. Michael Langley (’85 BBA, Systems Analysis)

First Black four-star general in the history of the U.S. Marines

Lt. Gen. Tom Miller

Lt. Gen. Tom Miller ('90 BBA, Management)

Three-star general, Air Force Sustainment Center Commander

Spotlight Archive

All alumni spotlight feature stories are available to read at our Spotlight Archive.

Distinguished Alumni Awards

The Distinguished Alumni Awards were established by the University to recognize exemplary alumni and their achievements at a celebratory banquet.

See past winners