Reaching your potential is not about what other people think of you, it is believing that you have what it takes to win on your terms.

Alice Sesay-Pope
Vice President of Device, Digital, and Alexa Support at Amazon

Degree(s) at UMD:

  • B.S. in Chemical Engineering at University of Maryland College Park, 1995

Degree(s) at Other Institutions:

  • M.B.A at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 2002


Before becoming a Senior Vice President, Alice has held leadership positions at USAA, First Horizon, Capital One, and Microsoft to name a few. On top of her leadership positions, she has been honored with several Customer Service and Sales Stevie awards and is a published author. She is passionate about technology and designing end-to-end customer journeys.


  • BES/NSBE (Black Engineers Society)
  • Bridge

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