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Meet the Career Center

The Career Center staff is here to help undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni develop and implement their short and long-term career plans. We have experienced Career Advisors who specialize in different disciplines, offering sound career advice and professional connections relevant to their specialty. Whether you're still deciding on a major, trying to identify professional career paths related to your major, or ready to start your job/internship search, be sure to connect with us early and often! 

 
 
 

Career Planning

Brian

Brian Bossick

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: bossickb@gvsu.edu

Brian is the Coordinator of Career Development and works with undeclared students still looking to identify a major and students seeking information about graduate and/or professional school.


Nick

Nick Debernardi

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: debernan@gvsu.edu

Nick is the Coordinator of Career Outreach and works with undeclared students looking to select a major.


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Meghan Veltri

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: veltrim@gvsu.edu

Meghan is a Career Development Specialist who helps students parallel plan as they seek entrance into competitive programs. She also works with undeclared students looking to identify a major.

 
 
 

Career Preparation & Pursuit

Chris

Chris Babbitt

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: babbitc1@gvsu.edu

Chris is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty, and employers in the Seymour & Esther Padnos College of Engineering & Computing.


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Rachel Becklin

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: becklira@gvsu.edu

Rachel is a Career Advisor and Internship Specialist, helping students, faculty and employers with internship programming and initiatives.


Stephanie

Stephanie Dombrowski

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: dombrows@gvsu.edu

Stephanie is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty, and employers in the natural sciences, math/stats, language, psychology, and women and gender justice programs.


Troy

Troy Farley

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: farleytr@gvsu.edu

Troy is the Director of the Career Center and advises students and alumni in the MBA, MST, and MSA programs.


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Breeann Gorham

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: gorhamb@gvsu.edu

Breeann is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty, and employers in engineering, the College of Community and Public Service, and is a point of contact for graduate students looking for career assistance.


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Lisa Knapp

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: knapplis@gvsu.edu

Lisa is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty, and employers in the social sciences, humanities, and liberal studies programs.


Ginger

Ginger Lange

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: langeg@gvsu.edu

Ginger is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty, and employers in our health and education programs.


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Megan Riksen

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: riksenm@gvsu.edu

Megan is a Career Advisor who works with students, faculty and employers in the Seidman College of Business.


Lori

Lori Staggs

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: staggsl@gvsu.edu

Lori is a Career Advisor and works with students, faculty, and employers in the Seidman College of Business.

 
 
 

Employer Connections

Judy

Judy DeBoer

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: deboejud@gvsu.edu

Judy is the Office Coordinator for our Pew office. She is also helps employers and students with on-campus interviews and scheduling.


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Susan Proctor

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: proctors@gvsu.edu

Susan is the Employer Development Manager and works with our employer partners to connect to GVSU, recruiting students and alumni for full-time jobs and internships.


Support Team

Lisa Berry

Lisa Berry

Office Address: 101B DeVos
Phone: (616) 331-6708
Email: berrylis@gvsu.edu

Lisa is the Customer Service associate at our Pew office. 


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Sue Smith

Office Address: 206 Student Services
Phone: (616) 331-3311
Email: smithsu@gvsu.edu

Sue is the Office Coordinator of the Allendale office.