Meet the Career Services Staff
Career Services Staff
His Career Journey: I've been able to work in amazing higher education environments with career-minded and motivated students. UTAustin, Yale, Wake Forest, UVA, and Indiana are all wonderful places to engage students in strategic thinking.
Favorite Place In Austin: 360 Bridge. Perfect design and a great view.
Best Advice he’s received: "You are either living or you are dying." – Encouragement from 96 year old neighbor
Education and Training: Masters in higher education administration coupled with training in leadership, management, assessment, and career coaching.
His Career Journey: I started out in I.T recruiting for two years working with clients such as Whole Foods, The Home Depot, and Amazon. I then realized that I had a passion for helping students reach their goals and find jobs because I know how hard and overwhelming it can seem at first.
Favorite Place In Austin: Barton Springs
Best Advice he’s received: What is life without risks?
Education and Training: B.S. in Media & Culture and B.S. in Kinesiology & Health from Miami (OH) University. Go Redhawks!
Her Career Journey: I have previously worked as a Career Advisor within non-profit and government sectors, as well as a Mental Health Professional for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Favorite Place In Austin: Any wonderful place to go for a walk, or eat delicious food, drinks and desserts.
Best Advice she’s received: Life advice. The worst supervisor I ever had was the best supervisor because they taught me what I want to embody as a leader.
Education and Training: Bachelor of Arts in Social Work. Certified in Mental Health First Aid. Trained Professional in Crisis Management, Career Counseling, and Interest/Progress Assessments.
Her Career Journey: I got two Bachelor's degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders & Psychology, and thought I was going to work with the Deaf population for a long time. It wasn't until an internship opportunity in a career counseling office that I realized I wanted to help students plan their futures! My lived experience makes me a huge advocate for experiential learning and keeping an open mind.
Favorite Place In Austin: Ladybird Lake (preferably on a boat)
Best Advice she’s received: "If your name is on it, do it well" - my dad
Education and Training: Masters of Education in Educational Psychology: Higher Education Counseling & Student Affairs, Certified as a Board Certified Career Coach - BCC