University career services professional specializing in corporate relations, recruitment, and retention. My passion is connecting employers with student talent and creating a positive experience for both.Specialties
Relationship management and retention, scheduling and logistics, social media engagement and opportunity sourcing, information aggregation, systems management, facilitation and communication within complex matrixed environment
Jul 2009 - Present
Assistant Director, Recruiting (Corporate Relations)
The Wake Forest University Schools of Business, located in Winston-Salem, NC, offers nationally ranked undergraduate and graduate business programs. We offer several undergraduate business degrees, the Master of Business Administration, Master of Arts in Management, and Master of Arts in Accountancy programs along with joint degree programs (JD/MBA, MD/MBA, PhD/MBA, and MSA/MBA). Wake Forest is consistently ranked among the world's best business schools.
I am the Assistant Director of Recruiting within Corporate Relations at the Wake Forest Schools of Business. Corporate Relations serves as a hub for interaction with local, regional, and national organizations to develop recruiting and field study relationships for Wake Forest Schools of Business students. We also act as a liaison between companies and students with regard to recruiting opportunities.
Within the Corporate Relations team, I manage the retention strategy, promote Wake Forest students and program, and seek to broaden relationships with employers currently and previously recruiting Wake Forest students. I am the liaison between corporations, who are seeking talent through active recruitment efforts, and students. I plan, schedule, and manage all on-campus recruiting activities as well as oversee the web-based recruiting systems, training students and staff on their use.
Sep 2002 - Jul 2009
Wake Forest University, Babcock Graduate School
Coordinated the start to finish recruitment process for 200 companies, 240 fulltime MBA students, and a limited number of Evening/Executive students. Served as the primary liaison between The Babcock School, company recruiters, and MBA students.
Oct 1999 - Jul 2001
Vice President / Co-Owner
Ed's Corvette Shanty
Entrepreneurial venture into web-based international sales and marketing of salvage Corvette automotive parts and accessories
Jan 1995 - Feb 2000
Assistant Vice President, Trust Officer
Account Manager for a variety of employee benefit trust accounts