Ramstad Commons houses the following offices: Academic Advising, Academic Assistance, the Center for Community Engagement and Service (CCES), and Career Connections (which encompasses the following departments: Academic Internships, Career Development, and Student Employment).
Catherine Swearingen is the Executive Director of Career Connections. She reports to both the Provost and the Vice President for Student Life.
This year, Catherine welcomes Kate Schneider, Director of Employer Relations (left), and Jody Horn, Recruiting and Outreach Manager (right).
Pictured below is the Ramstad Commons team:
Top Row (left to right): Director of Academic Assistance Leslie Foley; Assistant Director of Academic Assistance Katherine Bourdonnay; recently retired Director of Academic Internships Maxine Herbert-Hill; Executive Director of Career Connections Catherine Swearingen; Manager for Student Employment and Technology Tommy Skaggs; Assistant Director of the Center for Community Engagement and Services (CCES) Tiffany Lemmon; AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Rachel Haxtema; Academic Advisor Andrea Shea.
Bottom Row (left to right): Director of Academic Advising Hal DeLaRosby; Transfer Student Advisor Abigail Blankner; Director of CCES Joel Zylstra; Academic Advisor Heather Leque; Career Counselor Paul Bauer; Associate Director of Academic Advising Allison Stephens. (Tracy Pitt is also pictured, however has left to pursue other endeavors.)
Not Pictured: Kyle Jutte, AmeriCorp College Access Corps Coordinator; and Kim O’Rourke, Senior Administrative Assistant.