Director of Career Services
I am the Director of Career Services at Emerson College and I have been here for eight years. In this role, I oversee the staff and programs in Career Services. I also build relations with many campus partners, such as Alumni Relations, the LA Center, Academic Affairs and other Student Affairs departments. This provides opportunities for Career Services to collaborate with others and provide more resources. I love working at Emerson. The students are so passionate and creative end everyday, there is a new story!
College & Major: Mass College of Liberal Arts, BA Sociology; M.Ed. Higher Ed Administration
Simple Pleasures: I enjoy cooking, exploring new restaurants and watching soccer games
Interesting Fact: I lived in England for one year and worked in Career Services at the University of Southampton, UK
Associate Director, Employer Engagement and Marketing
I’m the Associate Director for Employer Engagement and Marketing, and have been with Emerson for over five years. Prior to my role in Career Services, I served as the Employment Manager in the college’s Human Resources department. My role in our office is focused on developing relationships with employers around the country to connect our students and alumni with internship and job opportunities.
College & Major: University of New Hampshire, BA Sociology
Favorite Places Traveled: San Francisco, CA, Paris & Loire Valley France, Amalfi Coast Italy, Koh Samui and Chiang Mai Thailand, The Hide Safari Camp Zimbabwe
Childhood dream job: I always wanted to be a TV Weatherman and would watch the Weather Channel for hours. To this day I still get excited during inclement weather and love storm watching!
Marketing Communications Specialist
Anders has worked in higher education for the past four years with a previous role at Bridgewater State University as an Integrated Marketing Manager. With a background in Communication Studies, Anders takes an interdisciplinary approach to social media and content management using industry trends and market research to back best practices. His current position with Emerson College started in May 2017 and concerns the development of strategic communications which reflect the interest of Emerson students.
College and Major: Bridgewater State University, B.A. Communication Studies & Gender Studies
Favorite Food: Burritos (especially from OliToki)
Favorite Places Traveled: Cannes (France), Atlanta, & Chicago
Assistant Director, Liaison to School of the Arts
Hi! I am the career counselor for undergrad students and recent alumni who studied or are currently studying Visual Media Arts. In addition, I co-supervise the Peer Career Advisor Program with Carol Spector, and I supervise our Graduate Intern. I’ve been working at Emerson for over five years. Before Emerson, I worked as a social worker with children and in Oncology, but my career in Career Services actually started in college, when I worked at the front desk of Boston College’s Career Center!
College & Major: Boston College, B.A. in Human Development; Columbia University School of Social Work, M.S.S.W. Social Work
Favorite Place: Wolfeboro, NH & Narragansett, RI
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor: Coffee Oreo
Specialities and InterestsVisual Media ArtsPerforming Arts
Assistant Director, Liaison to Alumni and Graduate Students
Jessica is an alumna of Emerson and loves giving back to fellow alumni and current students for career services and programming. When not working with a student or alumna in prep for their next interview or helping them network, she’s a professional actor in the New England area and working on some on written and as well as stage projects. In her spare time she’s reading a book or script or trying to keep her ear buds from falling out on her way to the train.
College & Major: Emerson College, B.F.A. Acting and Creative Writing; Lesley University, M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Favorite Place: Any place warm, in the summer, on a beach!
Favorite Foods: Asian cuisines, Ben & Jerry’s and Gummy Bears
Specialities and InterestsAlumniGraduate Students
Assistant Director, Experiential Learning
Hello! My name is Emily and I am the Assistant Director of Experiential Learning in Emerson’s Office of Career Services. I started at Emerson in October 2016, so I’m brand new to the Emerson community! In my position I will be working with the credit-bearing internship process as well as creating programs that enhance student learning through experiences outside the classroom. Prior to coming to Emerson I worked at Wentworth Institute of Technology, running their new student orientation programs, and at Purdue University, coordinating a peer mentoring program for a scholarship program. I’m very excited to be working with the Emerson Career Services team!
College & Major: St. Mary’s College of Maryland, B.A. in English & Bowling Green State University, M.A. in College Student Personnel
Favorite Food: Tamales & everything Southwestern
Favorite places traveled: New Zealand & Paris, France
I am currently the Administrative Assistant and I help manage and oversee the registration and preparation for the annual New York Connection trip for Undergrad students, help with the preparations for our annual Internship Fair, manage our student workers, and more! I received my Masters in Integrated Marketing Communication at Emerson College, and have been at Career Services for 3 years.
College & Major: Framingham State University, B.A. Sociology; Emerson College, M.A. Integrated Marketing Communications
Favorite Food: Latin and Korean
Favorite Places Traveled: Spain, St. Maarten and Roatan Honduras