Career & Internship Services
St. Paul: 198 McNeal Hall
Minneapolis: 411 ST&SS Building

Career Leaders

Our Career Leaders are volunteers that help educate and connect other students with opportunities offered through Career and Internship Services. Through classroom presentations and individual interactions, they encourage students to take advantage of our many services.

Sample Projects and Activities

  • Organized volunteers and contacted employers for the 2010 Environmental Internship and Career Fair
  • Conducted announcements to over 16 classes fall semester reaching over 1300 students
  • Contacted employers for the 2010 Fashion Group Career Day
  • Contacted employers for the 2010 St. Paul Campus Job & Internship Fair
  • Greeted employers and helped them unload their displays for career fairs
  • Hosted an employer information session
  • Promote jobs and internships to peers using social media.

To learn more about becoming a career leader, contact Sharon Heron at

Career Leaders for 2010-2011 Academic Year


Brittany Cardinal
Retail Merchandising


Shannon Smith
Apparel Design


Andre Gordillo
Ag & Food Business Management


Lindsay St. Clair
Graphic Design


Hillary Hubanks
Apparel Design


Christopher Swanson
ESPM- People, Policy, Law & Society


Evan Kapaun
Applied Economics


Keri Thalacker
Retail Merchandising


Elise Krause
Applied Economics


Erica Wipperfurth
Animal Science (Pre-Vet)


Ashley Ochiagha
Retail Merchandising


Bobbi Zenner
Fisheries & Wildlife,
Conservation Biology