Meet Our Team

Associate Vice Provost for University Career Services

Rachel A. Brown
Associate Vice Provost for University Career Services
Chair, Career Services Council
[email protected] | 202-994-6495

Responsible for the overall administrative function of the Center and special initiatives and programs, including support for the university-wide Career Services Council.

Media and Interview Requests

For all media/interview requests (including student news sources), please contact Jeffrey Dagley, Administrator for Communications & Outreach.

Career Learning and Experience

This unit consists of the career coaches who help students with their preparation for career and job search processes, and assist and support their participation in work experiences that strengthen career choices.

Michael McKenzie
Managing Director, Career Learning and Experience
[email protected] | 202-994-8638 | @GW_Michael_McK

Career Exploration & Assessment

Lenore Webb
Associate Director, Career Exploration & Assessment
[email protected] | 202-994-3099

Katie Greene
Career Coach
Career Exploration & Assessment
[email protected] | 202-994-7983

Lynaya Morris
Career Coach
Career Exploration & Assessment
[email protected] | 202-994-8632

Jazmine Newkirk
Career Coach
Career Exploration & Assessment
[email protected] | 202-994-7699

Industry Career Coaching

Nicole Kolt
Associate Director, Industry Coaching
US Government & Policy | NGO | Education | Human Services | Law
[email protected] | 202-994-8629 | @GWCoachNicole

Elizabeth Boesen
Career Coach
International Government & Policy | Diplomacy | Intelligence | International Development
[email protected] | 202-994-8971

Julianna Hutchins
Career Coach
Business | Finance | Consulting | Economics |  Real Estate |  Human Resources |  Marketing
[email protected] | 202-994-8635 | @Julianna_at_GW

Sonya Merrill, PhD
Career Coach
Science | Technology | Engineering | Math (STEM)
[email protected] | 202-994-0637

Nicole Mintz
Career Coach
Public Health | Health Sciences | Nursing | Pre-Medicine
[email protected] | 202-994-7138

Amanda Rey
Career Coach
Arts |  Design | Media | Communications | Public Relations
[email protected]/edu | 202-994-6448 | @gwsunrey

Graduate & Professional School Coaching

Yashanda Scruggs
Associate Director, Graduate & Professional School Coaching

Graduate Fellows

Mackenzie Fusco
Graduate Fellow
Career Coaching & Programming
[email protected]

Alexandra Mandel
Graduate Fellow
Public Health | Health Sciences | Nursing | Pre-Medicine
[email protected]

Data Analysis

Michelle Ping
Data Analyst
[email protected]  | 202-994-6495

Career Ambassadors

Coming soon

Communications and Outreach

Responsible for departmental communications channels, digital marketing and outreach strategies, online and social media initiatives, media relations and print publications

Jeffrey A. Dagley
Administrator, Communications and Outreach
[email protected] | 202-994-8630 | @jdags

Dennae Jones
Graduate Fellow , Communications and Outreach: Design & Digital Media
[email protected]| 202-994-0563

Rasul Sha'ir
Graduate Fellow, Communications and Outreach: Marketing & Brand Strategy
[email protected]

Curricular and Strategic Initiatives

Anne Scammon
Managing Director, Curricular and Strategic Initiatives
[email protected] | 202-994-8640

Employer Services

Works with recruiting organizations providing relevant services to connect them to GW students and alumni, manages the online job listing and on campus recruiting programs, career and job fairs and industry expos and employer information sessions and site visits.

[email protected] | 202.994.8633

Staci Fowler
Managing Director, Employer Services
[email protected] | 202-994-3443

Matthew Ballou
Employer Relations Coordinator
[email protected] | 202-994-8633

Ben Cerny
Employer Relations Coordinator
[email protected] | 202-994-8633

Monica Patterson
Associate Director, Employer Relations
[email protected] | 202-994-8633

Employer Development Consultants

Tara Duprey
Employer Development Consultant
Government, Nonprofit & International Development
[email protected] | 202-994-5855 Ì @tara_gwu

Kelly Lawton
Employer Development Consultant
Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, and Health Services
[email protected] | 202-994-0072

Steve Scordo
Employer Development Consultant
[email protected] | 202-994-6028

Interdisciplinary Career Services Initiatives

Marva Gumbs Jennings
Managing Director, Interdisciplinary Career Services Initiatives
[email protected] | 202-994-8631

Toby Davidow, EdD
Program Coordinator
Responsible for GW Presidential Fellowship
[email protected]

Operations and Special Initiatives

Responsible for departmental administrative, logistical, and technical functions, as well as special projects and initiatives of the Center and the Career Services Council.

Yasmin Brittain
Manager, Department Operations
[email protected] | 202-994-9224

Amanda Byrne
Manages front desk operations, event scheduling, and the departmental and Handshake e-mail accounts
[email protected]

Femi Meletoyitan
Assists with Career Services Council initiatives including KACIF and the Shenkman Career Services Fund
[email protected]

Student Employment

Administers the student hiring and payroll for the Federal Work Study program and on-campus part-time jobs.  Follow Student Employment on:

Twitter: @gwstudentemploy

[email protected] | 202-994-8046

Bridget Schwartz
Associate Director, Student Employment
[email protected] | 202-994-6459

Alia Rikabi Zein
Senior Coordinator, Student Employment
[email protected] | 202-994-7978

Rebecca Lynch
Coordinator, Student Employment
[email protected] | 202-994-1792

David Simmons
Coordinator, Student Employment
[email protected] | 202-994-4006

Kristin Plesch
Graduate Fellow
[email protected]

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