Career Services Staff

Meet the Staff

You may reach Career Services staff via their e-mail or by calling the Career Services office at 813-974-2171.


Administration:  

Coughenour, Russell, M.A., Assistant Vice President for Career Services
Responsible for developing the long range strategic plan for the office. Works closely with employers seeking to develop a comprehensive recruiting strategy to enhance their chances of recruiting top talent from USF. Designs and implements student programs that focus on creating opportunities for USF students to gain access to employment with local, regional, national and international companies. 

McClelland, Wanda, Executive Administrative Specialist
Provides high level office and administrative support for the Assistant Vice President for Career Services. This includes but is not limited to correspondence, reports and presentations, planning meetings, agendas, minutes and conducting research. Serves as the liaison for Career Services with other executive offices, colleges and departments and ensures Career Services is in compliance with USF policies and procedures. Provides free Notary Service for students.

Stubbs, Kristofer, Doctoral Student

 

Career Development Staff:

Keelan, Jean, M.S., Interim Director
Manages and supervises the delivery of Career Development services and staff. Coordinates the Career Development for Today courses at USF and the Major Possibilities program. Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.TBD,

Fowler, Kristen, M.Ed., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

McCullough, Evan, B.S., Front Desk Receptionist

Meyn, Doug, M.Ed., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Moubarak, Alexandra, M.S., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Nicholas, Gianna, M.Ed., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Shaw, Harold, M.B.A., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Walker, Alicia, M.B.A., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Whatley, Daneen, M.S., Career Counselor
Provides career counseling and job search coaching services. Assists faculty with infusion of career development into classrooms through curriculum development and presentations.

Akinsete, Ebonie, Graduate Assistant

Fishman, Jill, Graduate Assistant

 

Cooperative Education and Customer Service Staff:

Mellon, Diane, M.S. Ed., Career Counselor and Co-op Coordinator
Manages and administers the Cooperative Education Program and co-op course for students and employers. Supervises customer service delivery to students and employers visiting and/or calling the Career Services office.

Marshall, Amanda, B.A., Co-op Employer Relations Assistant
Assists with Cooperative Education administration and employer relations. Directly supervises the front desk student staff. Talk to Amanda if you are an employer and are interested in developing a co-op position.

Filipski, Aurora, Student Receptionist, Mass Communications major

Hoyos, Cenelia, Student Assistant, Marketing major

Tucker, Bryelle, Student Receptionist, Mass Communications major

 

 Employer Relations Staff: 

Coste, Erica, M.A., On-campus Interviews & Employer Relations Coordinator
Coordinates on-campus interview schedules and assists employers with on-campus interviews; provides orientation to employers on portfolio of recruitment services, assists employers in selecting services that best match their needs and provides consultation on the development of customized recruitment strategies.

Brown, Helena, B.S., Information Technology Support Specialist
Manages employer and student Employ-A-Bull database and provides technical assistance to students, employers and Career Services staff. Coordinates the scheduling of Alumni Career Services.

Motley, Ashley, M.Ed. FWS Career Advisor & Employer Relations Coordinator
Provides career and job search coaching for students seeking Federal Work Study and part-time on/off-campus positions, and USF employers seeking to hire these students; assists in developing partnerships with employers with focus on the development of USF's Job Location and Development Program. Coordinates and supervises the Career Peer program. Talk to Ashley if you are an employer and are interested in developing an internship program.

Roche, Kathi, Staff Assistant
Reviews and approves new part-time, internship, and full-time employment opportunities posted in the Employ-A-Bull job posting database; assists employers in using Employ-A-Bull and conducts reports regarding posting data; provides free Notary Service for students. Talk to Kathi if you are an employer and need assistance using Employ-A-Bull.

Hills, Laura, Graduate Assistant
1st year student in the Master of Education College Student Affairs program; works closely with the Employer Relations & Special Events Coordinator as well as advises students during walk-in hours.

Barton, Kelly, Graduate Assistant
2nd year student in the Master of Education College Student Affairs program; works closely with the Employer Relations & Student Employment Advisor as well as advises students during walk-in hours.

Booker, Daria, Student Assistant, Pre-Nursing major

Detweiler, Logan, Student Assistant, Health Sciences major

 

 Career Peers:

Atkins, Jimel, Information Technology major

Collier, Taylor, Communication major

Horan, Ayla, Spanish & International Studies majors

Kurtz, Katlyn, Philosophy & Creative Writing major

Martinez, Edivan, Finance major

Mukasa, Solomon, Business major

Sewar, Stephen, Architecture & Community Design graduate student

Thammavongsa, Melissa, Public Health major

Vidaurri, Jesus, Business Management and Exercise Science major

Wood, Jake, Computer Engineering major

Woodward, Emily, Creative Writing major