Find a Career Coach

Career Coaches are Michigan Tech faculty and staff who are trained to help students with career-related questions and advice. They can assist you with your resume, job search, career resources, communicating with potential employers, and building a professional network.


Michigan Tech Career Coaches

Alumni Engagement

  • Brenda Rudiger, Assistant VP for Alumni Engagement, 104 Alumni House
  • Alicia O'Grady, Program Manager, Alumni House

Chemical Engineering Department

  • Faith Morrison, Professor, Chem Sci 304A/Admin. Bldg. 412
  • Katie Torrey, Academic Advisor, Chem Sci 202M

College of Computing

  • Danise Jarvey, Director of Academic Services, EERC 423

Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Judy Donahue, Academic Advisor, EERC 131

Graduate School

  • Debra Charlesworth, Assistant Dean, Administration Building 408

Humanities Department

  • Maria Bergstrom, Academic Advisor, Walker 316

Human Resources

  • Madeline Mercado Voelker, Immigration & Visa Services Specialist, 214E Lakeshore

Materials Science and Engineering

  • Dan Seguin, Academic Advisor, M & M Building U101

Mathematical Sciences

  • David Olson, Senior Lecturer & Director of Undergraduate Studies, Fisher 220

Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics

  • Ryan Towles, Academic Advisor, MEEM 204A
  • Tricia Stein, Academic Advisor, MEEM 204B

Pavlis Honors College

  • Bre Tucker, Enterprise Program Coordinator, M&M 722 C

Provost's Office

  • Carrie Richards, Manager - Partner Engagement, 504 Admin Bldg

Residence Education and Housing Services

  • Abigail Moss, Residence Life Coordinator, Wadsworth Hall G28W
  • Alexandra Marshall, Associate Director, Wadsworth Hall 153
  • Benjamin Petrie, Residence Life Coordinator, Wadsworth Hall G28W
  • Courtney Archambeau, Assistant Director of Housing Operations, Wadsworth Hall 153
  • Kaylee Kapatos, Residence Life Coordinator, Wadsworth Hall G28W
  • Ryan Bennett, Assistant Director of Housing Operations, Wadsworth Hall 153
  • Sean Brown, Residence Life Coordinator, Douglass Houghton Hall 127

School of Business and Economics

  • Jodie Filpus-Paakola, Coordinator of Academic Services, Academic Office Building 108
  • Jonathan Leinonen, Lecturer, Academic Office Building G002
  • Mari Buche, Associate Dean, Academic Office Building 105
  • Roger Woods, Senior Lecturer, Academic Office Building G010C

School of Forest Resources & Environmental Science

  • Erin Froese, Director of Advancement, Marketing & Communications, Noblet Building 127

Van Pelt and Opie Library

  • Laurie Stark, Staff Development and Lean Initiatives Coordinator, Library 207

Waino Wahtera Center for Student Success

  • Dayna Browning, Learning Specialist & Case Manager, Administration 130
  • Sarah Kuhl, Outreach Coordinator, Administration 130
  • Christy Oslund, Coordinator of Student Disability Services, Administration Building 130

Career Coaches offer practical career advice. They will let you know when to contact Career Services for additional support.