Meet the Staff

Petra Wege-Beers,

Director of Career & Internship Services

From Petra:

"Welcome to the Office of Career & Internship Services!

Take a moment to peruse our website and you will find a host of valuable information to assist you in your job search efforts. Or better yet, visit us in the George F. Shepard Student Center and meet with our knowledgeable staff, who can help you navigate your way through the plethora of career information. If you're looking for work, we have full and part-time job listings from local and regional employers. So don't delay, stop by and check us out."

Iman Elginbeh

From Iman:

"Internships provide a perfect opportunity to reap the benefits of Applied Learning.  Students gain a deeper understanding of the concepts they have studied through “real world” application. In addition to resume enhancing experience, students completing an internship may earn course credit and, in some cases, even be paid. My goal is to guide students to the best internship opportunities, where they can gain confidence in their chosen fields and get a jump start on meaningful careers.

Donald Green

From Don:

"I know first-hand how valuable a Career & Internship Services office can be to a young adult looking to get on a career track. One of my own children graduated from a good four-year school with two Bachelor's degrees and couldn't find any work in his field. Somewhat in desperation, he went back to the Career Services office at his college and they ended up getting him a three month internship. That was about six years ago. They kept extending the internship and increasing his responsibilities and eventually hired him full time. He's still there."

Dorian DeBlasio

From Dorian:

"Watching the students come in with questions and go out with answers, with resumes, and with leads on a new career is a real pleasure to see. It's nice to work in an office where you feel as if you really make a difference in the lives of so many people."