10 years experience in career advising. Clients include students, recent grads, more experienced workers and career changers. Directed internship program that awarded one million dollars annually to students to support unpaid internships. Expertise in writing and editing resumes and online profiles for job seekers.
Career Advising Workshop Facilitation Event Planning Writing and Editing
Assistant Director, Career Services, 01/2001 to 01/2016 Smith University – Amherst, MA
Praxis Internship Funding Program in which 450 students were awarded stipends
annually for career-related internships. Assisted in program's creation; served
on committee with senior administration; recommended and wrote policies and
application procedures. Made presentations and acted as spokesperson to
all college constituencies. In charge of application process, quality assurance
of internships, distribution of stipends and reports. Handled annual
budget of almost a million dollars. Worked with Office of Advancement to
promote program to alumnae and parents.
Planned and implemented campus-wide career and internship events.
Advised and counseled students and alumnae
Designed and ran group workshops in job search, networking, resumes, personal statements
Trained and supervised 8 student peer advisors
Bachelor of Arts: Spanish Literature, 2000 University of Rochester - Rochester, NY
Award for Outstanding Community Service, Amharst, MA 2010