Writers

britney fields

Britney Fields

Britney writes career advice articles for CareerThoughts.com. She has worked in career services and higher education for nearly ten years, focused mainly on campus recruiting and college student advising. She currently resides in Atlanta, GA, working as an Associate Director at Emory University. Read her articles here.

andrew crain

Andrew Crain

Andrew Crain is a career development consultant at The University of Georgia, and he writes career advice articles for CareerThoughts.com. Read his articles here.

sabrina woods

Sabrina Woods

Sabrina is the Associate Director Career Services at Northeastern University in Boston, as well as a Holistic Career/Life Coach & Linkedin Trainer in Providence, RI. You can read her articles here.

valarie jacobsen

Valarie Jacobsen

Valarie Jacobsen is the Assistant Director of the Career Services Center at Xavier University.

laura kestner ricketts

Laura Kestner-Ricketts

Laura Kestner-Ricketts is the Director of the Career Services Center at Marquette University. You can read her articles here

Erika Jones

Erika is a career development professional with over 15 years of experience in both corporate and higher education settings. Her current role is Assistant Director of Career Education at a private university in Chicago, Illinois. She also works with individuals on strengths discovery, interviewing skills and networking. She can be reached at careerplayground@gmail.com

kevin spence

Kevin Spence

Kevin Spence is the founder of Career Thoughts. You can learn more about him and why he started this site here.

becca gladden

Becca Gladden

Becca Gladden conducts most of the interviews you’ll find on the site. She is a NASCAR writer and member of the National Motorsports Press Association. Read her interviews here.

Contributors

amanda peters

Amanda Peters

Amanda Peters is a career development specialist at MIT.

andrea lowe

Andrea Lowe

Andrea Lowe is a Coordinator of Career Advising at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

burt nadler

Burt Nadler

Burt Nadler is the Director of the Career and Internship Center at the University of Rochester.

christian garcia

Christian Garcia

Christian Garcia is the Executive Director of the Toppel Career Center at the University of Miami.

christy walker

Christy Walker

Christy Walker is the Assistant Director of University Career Services at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

diane ciarletta

Diane Ciarletta

Diane Ciarletta is the Senior Associate Director of Career Services at Northeastern University.

jen busick stewart

Jen Busick Stewart

Jen Busick Stewart is a Career Advisor & Outreach Coordinator at Oregon State University.

jesse ohrenberger

Jesse Ohrenberger

Jesse Ohrenberger is the Assistant Director of Counseling and Programs at the Boston University Center for Career Development.

laurie davis

Laurie Davis

Laurie Davis is the Director of Counseling and Programming at Yeshiva University Career Center.

lindsey elder

Lindsey Elder

Lindsey Elder is a mentoring and experiential education coordinator at Xavier University.

marian moore

Marian Moore

Marian Moore is a career counselor and career development coordinator at Oregon State University

mary schilling

Mary Schilling

Mary Schilling is the Executive Director of Career Development at The College of William and Mary.

matt ishler

Matt Ishler

Matt Ishler is the Assistant Director of Career Counseling at Pennsylvania State University.

matthew brink

Matthew Brink

Matthew Brink is the Director of Career Services at the University of Delaware.

nicole van den heuvel

Nicole Van Den Heuvel

Nicole Van Den Heuvel is the Director of the Center for Career Development at Rice University.

nicole younker

Nicole Younker

Nicole Younker works in Alumni Career Services at the University of Georgia.

pam ehlers

Pam Ehlers

Pam Ehlers is the Director of Career Services at Oklahoma State University.

roseanne bensley

Roseanne Bensley

Roseanne Bensley is the Associate Director of the New Mexico State University Career Services department.

russ coughenour

Russ Coughenour

Russ Coughenour is the Director of Career Services at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

sherry talbott

Sherry Talbott

Sherry Talbott is the Director of Career Services and Internships at Bridgewater College.