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Meet Our Staff

 

Saskia Campbell
Executive Director
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Career Education and Counseling Team

This team assists students in exploring their majors and career paths and in learning how to use their talents, strengths, and interests.

Elena Chiru

Elena Chiru
Associate Director, Career Development

Rachel Lindsey

Rachel Lindsey
Assistant Director, Career Education

Laura Winkler

Laura Winkler
Senior Career Counselor, Manager of Graduate Intern Program

Carolyn Kleiman

Carolyn Kleiman
Senior Career Counselor

Shaunda Durham

Shaunda Durham
Career Counselor

 

Angelica Newham
Career Counselor

 

Amanda Eidson
Graduate Intern, Career Counseling

 

Marissa Goodkin
Graduate Assistant, Career Counseling

 

Adeela Nasreen
Graduate Intern, Career Counseling

Industry Advising and Employer Development Team

This team serves students who have identified their industry of interest and want to build a strategy for breaking into an internship or full-time position, as well as  employers who want to build a recruitment strategy at Mason. In short, they facilitate connections between students and employers.

Trasi Watson, Associate Director, Industry Advising and Employer Development

Trasi Watson, Associate Director, Industry Advising and Employer Development

Victoria A. Suárez Assistant Director, Employer Development Industries: Accounting, Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources, Financial, Real Estate, Retail (Leadership Management) and Consumer Products

Victoria A. Suárez, Assistant Director, Employer Development
Industries: Accounting, Consulting, Entrepreneurship, Human Resources, Finance, Real Estate, Retail Management, Consumer Products
Join Victoria's Accounting, Consulting, Finance, & Retail Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

	 Matt Myers Assistant Director, Industry Advising Industries: Government, Law and Criminal Justice

Matt Myers, Assistant Director, Industry Advising
Industries: Government, Law and Criminal Justice
Join Matt's Government, Law and Criminal Justice Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

Ann Garner Industry Advisor Industries: Technology (IT, Software Engineering, Cyber)

Ann Garner, Industry Advisor
Industries: Technology (IT, Software Engineering, Cyber)
Join Ann's Information Technology, Software Engineering, & Cyber Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

	 Dorothy Hayden Industry Advisor Industries: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing, Transportation

Dorothy Hayden, Industry Advisor
Industries: Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing, Transportation
Join Dorothy's Engineering, Construction, Manufacturing and Transportation Industry Insights Group

	 Satoko Odagawa Industry Advisor Industries: Education, Human Services, Nonprofit

Satoko Odagawa, Industry Advisor
Industries: Education, Human Services, Nonprofit
Join Satoko's Nonprofit, Education, Human Services Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

Caroline Ramirez-Gaston Industry Advisor Industries: Science, Health, Research, Pharmaceuticals/Biotechnology, Agriculture and Forestry, Energy and Petroleum

Caroline Ramirez-Gaston, Industry Advisor
Industries: Science, Health, Research, Pharmaceuticals/Biotechnology, Agriculture and Forestry, Energy and Petroleum
Join Caroline's Health, Science, and Sustainability Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

Philip Wilkerson Industry Advisor Industries: Advertising, Arts and Entertainment, Hospitality/Tourism, Marketing, Media and Public Relations, Sports and Recreation

Philip Wilkerson, Industry Advisor
Industries: Advertising, Arts and Entertainment, Hospitality/Tourism, Marketing, Media and Public Relations, Sports and Recreation
Join Phil's Creative Careers Industry Insights LinkedIn Group
or Hospitality, Sports and Recreation Industry Insights LinkedIn Group

Bernadette Davey Career Fair Manager

Bernadette Davey
Career Fair Manager

Mary Claire Kraft Manager, Employer Outreach

Mary Claire Kraft
Manager, Employer Outreach

Christie Michals Employer Relations Coordinator

Christie Michals
Employer Relations Coordinator

Debbie Zuiker On-Campus Student Employment Specialist

Debbie Zuiker
On-Campus Student Employment Specialist

Jacquelyn Richardson Employer Events Assistant

Jacquelyn Richardson
Employer Events Assistant

Professional Development Team

This team strives to raise the baseline of student professionalism at Mason. They help students polish their professional skills in order for them to better transition to life after Mason.

Kristin Leonato

Kristin Leonato
Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives

Nora Gerrity
Customer Service and Student Leadership Coordinator

Trends, Assessment and Communication Team

This team tells the story of student and employer success at Mason using data and visuals. They also serve as our promotions team for all career events.

Stephanie Lampron

Stephanie Lampron
Assistant Director, Trends, Assessment and Marketing

Carollei McMillin

Carollei McMillin
Marketing Communications Coordinator

Brigid Sladky Marketing Assistant

Brigid Sladky
Student Marketing Assistant

Operations

This team keeps the career center running smoothly behind the scenes, taking care of our day to day production necessities and technology needs.

Rebekah Truog

Rebekah Truog
Office Manager

Employers in Residence

This team teaches UNIV 420: College to Career and partners with industry advisors, faculty, and other stakeholders to present career workshops that increase students' job hunting effectiveness and success.

Ralph Lattanzio
Employer in Residence

Student Staff

This team provides customer service to all of our stakeholders, schedules appointments, and assists students during drop-in hours with their resumes, cover letters, and Handshake questions.

Shivam Nemani

Shivam Nemani
Peer Career Mentor

Lucy Snell

Lucy Snell
Employer Relations Student Assistant

 

Autumn Mitchell
Employer Relations Student Assistant

Jamar Burrell
Employer Relations Student Assistant

Caitlin Murray
Senior Peer Career Advisor

Denise Foz

Peer Career Advisor

Diana Garcia
Peer Career Advisor

Joshua Clemmons
Peer Career Advisor

Zain Jafri
Peer Career Advisor

Jane Hugar
Peer Career Advisor

Shawna Stegall
Peer Career Advisor

Fatimah Nour
Peer Career Advisor

Courtney Burchett
Student Assistant

Emily Yoder-Tiedt
Student Assistant

Faith Wilkison
Student Assistant

Ryen Middleton
Student Assistant

Sarah Wheedleton
Student Assistant

Gabe Mitchell
Student Assistant

Penelope Anastasakis
Student Assistant