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2023 TRU Staffing Partners Scholarship Recipients Announced

TRU Staffing Partners May 16, 2023 at 8:00 AM

Winners comprise aspiring leaders and new entrants in data privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity

NEW YORK – May 16, 2023 – TRU Staffing Partners, a globally recognized award-winning search firm representing talent and opportunities in data privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity, today announced the scholarship recipients for 2023. The one-time scholarships will be awarded to 48 aspiring leaders and new entrants in privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity looking to further their careers with education and training.

“We are honored to announce the winners of the 2023 TRU Scholarship Program. The recipients of the scholarship have shown dedication, passion, and a commitment to their profession through the pursuit of continuing education,” said Jared Coseglia, Founder & CEO of TRU Staffing Partners. “Our mission at TRU includes shaping and growing the talent pool in the industries we serve, and the TRU Scholarship Program plays a critical role in that effort. The investment that our scholarship partners and advisory board members make to offer cutting-edge training and then select worthy recipients continues to have a profound impact on individual careers and our professional community. We are proud to continue fostering talent and driving further innovation in data privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity through this program.”

Congratulations to this year’s winners, who demonstrated the right mix of attitude, aptitude, and ambition to take the next step in their careers:


ACEDS, a division of the BARBRI Group:

  • US CEDS certification package:
    • Patricia Bertucci
  • Canadian CEDS certification package:
    • Mandy Lit
  • eDEx, Ediscovery Executive Certificate Program
    • Erica Miller
    • Arturo Rey
CDS Paid Internship
  • Sarah Leonard

DISCO — DISCO University:

  • Haneen Aslan
  • Louise Brunson
  • Tess Card-Cooper
  • Theresa DiCenzo
  • David Ogidiolu

iCONECT Project Manager & Analytics Certification:

  • Jay-Jay Flanagan Grannemann 
  • Darin Hines
  • Oleg Kovalchuk 
  • Aimee Tenaglia 

International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) training bundle:

  • Samantha Jacques


  • Nuix Workstation Forensic Practioner Foundations & Core:
    • Gabrielle Good
  • Nuix Data Discovery Core & Specialist
    • Matthew Schaumberg
  • Nuix Discovery End User:
    • Ankit Bathla

2023 OpenText World and Enfuse Conference:

  • Kathryn Edds
  • Cindy Wu

Paraben Mobile Fast Track 4-Day Training, including a software license:

  • Sameer Sangwan
  • Julie Turner


  • Relativity for beginners, including all-access passes to Relativity Fest, training sessions, and exams:
    • Bahar Azari
    • Shawn Barran
  • Relativity for intermediates, including all-access passes to Relativity Fest, training sessions, and exams:
    • Jenny Acasio
    • Ismael Cabrera
    • Kshitiz Wadhawan
    • Barrett Watson

Reveal Data Corporation:

  • Online Reveal AI certification course:
    • Nwarienne Michael Chukwudi
    • Galina Duckworth
    • Ikponke Godwin
    • Glen Golden
    • Shehbaz Khan
    • Takashi Koga
    • Sean Latulipe
    • Adam Lee
    • Susan Saba Roinick
    • Jada Young
  • Online Reveal Review certification course: 
    • Nzinga Adelona
    • Viviane Braman
    • Thomas Bengtson Jr.
    • Don Lloyd Cook
    • Peter Ejim
    • Jose C. Gerrero Guerro
    • Saurabh Kumar
    • Kristin Pryor
    • Samuel Terpstra
    • Johnyta Wanamaker
For a complete list of all scholarships offered this year, to sign up for notifications for the 2024 Scholarship Program, or to become a scholarship partner, visit the TRU Scholarship Program web site


About the TRU Scholarship Program

The TRU Scholarship Program has been providing no-cost training and education for professionals in the privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity industries since 2011. In that time, the TRU Scholarship Program has awarded more than 300 scholarships, totaling more than $300,000 in free education, certifications, and seminar and conference attendance. If you are a technology company or educational organization that would like to become a scholarship partner, contact the TRU Scholarship Team at

TRU Scholarship Team 


About TRU Staffing Partners

TRU Staffing Partners is a globally recognized, award-winning contract staffing and executive placement search firm representing talent and opportunities in data privacy, ediscovery, and cybersecurity. TRU’s global network of top talent has earned extensive accolades, including as an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing National Company 2016 (#1043), 2017 (#1189), and 2021 (#4189); an Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Regional Company 2021 (NY Metro #175); first place for National Law Journal’s 2018 Legal Outplacement/Career Transition Coaching and 2016 Best National Legal Recruiter; and 2019 Hall of Fame recipient in the Best Legal Recruiter category. TRU represents tens of thousands of active and passive job seekers and has successfully placed thousands of professionals in the Fortune 1000, Am Law 200, and global software, service provider, and consulting firm communities. TRU maintains an exclusive global roster of contract data privacy, protection, and discovery talent ready to deploy on-premises or remotely instantly. Being represented by TRU means inclusion in an elite circle of exceptional companies and professionals.

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