Canada, Chad Poitras (IRES '05)
Chad graduated from the Department of International Relations and European Studies in 2005. Prior to studying at CEU he earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Saskatchewan in the Canadian city of Saskatoon. Chad has worked at the well known Razumkov Centre think tank in Kyiv, Ukraine and currently works as a project manager in infrastructure development for a large multinational. Through maternal family and spouse links Chad has ties to Ukraine and spends a great deal of time in Lviv, making frequent stops in Budapest to have a coffee in the relaxing atmosphere on the rooftop terrace of CEU.
Why does he volunteer as an Alumni Chapter Leader?
My time at CEU has become part of my personality and influenced my character and personal development. Due to this, it is important to remain connected to CEU and share this experience with fellow alumni and students.