“The connections that I made through Radford University have impacted my life tremendously. It kick-started my career and gave me lifelong friends. I appreciate my alma mater,” says Jay Rupert ’95.
Rupert has worked in the Press Galleries on Capitol Hill for more than 15 years. “I started off as Assistant Director in the Senate Press Photographers Gallery and stayed there for three years. I then moved to the House Radio/TV Gallery as the Third Assistant for seven years,” says Rupert. Currently, Rupert serves as the Deputy Director at the House Periodical Press Gallery.