2020-21 Career and Professional Development Fellows Career Fellows introduce students to Career and Professional Development services and partner with students to craft professional documents and navigate the job and internship search

Come and meet with any of our Career Fellows in Elrod Commons 301. Email us at careers@wlu.edu or call (540) 458-8595 to set up an appointment.


Abhi Jha ‘21

Majors: Economics and Computer Science
Career Interests: Banking & Finance
W&L Activities: Williams Investment Society, Student Association for International Learning, Peer Tutor

Amanda Dorsey ‘21

Major/Minor: Cognitive and Behavioral Science with a minor in Poverty & Human Capability Studies
Career Interests: Global Health, Disability Research, NGOs
W&L Activities: Pre-Health Club, Group Exercise Instructor, Cognition in Context Lab Research Assistant

Anna Luttrell ‘21

Major/Minors: English with minors in Studio Art and Poverty Studies
Career Interests: Public Health, Public Benefit, Law
W&L Activities: Panhellenic Council, InGeneral Magazine

Bruce Tickner ‘22

Majors: Business Administration and Classics
Career Interests: Banking & Finance
W&L Activities: Academic Peer Tutor, Eta Sigma Phi, Mock Convention Idaho State Chair, Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity

Cindy Kim ‘21

Major/Minor: Accounting with a minor in Mathematics
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Consulting
W&L Activities: University Singers, University Ambassadors, General Admission

Claire Smith ‘21

Majors/Minor: Sociology and Global Politics with a minor in Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies
Career Interests: Civil and Human Rights, Social Change, Law, Government/Politics
W&L Activities: Varsity Cross Country and Track & Field, W&L Political Review, Reformed University Fellowship

Drew Woodfolk ‘22

Major: Accounting
Career Interest: Banking & Finance, Asset Management, Commercial Real Estate
W&L Activities: Varsity Cross Country and Track & Field, Real Estate Society

Ellie Davidson ‘21

Majors/Minor: Economics and Spanish with a minor in Education Policy
Career Interests: Education, Non-Profit 
W&L Activities: Bead the Change, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority

Esther Assenso ‘22

Major/Minor: Neuroscience with a minor in Film and Visual Culture
Career Interests: Healthcare, STEM, Consulting
W&L Activities: Student Association of Black Unity, African Society, Lead Program, Student Consulting

Everett Heebe ‘22

Majors: English and French
Career Interests:  Advertising and Marketing; Arts and Design; Print, Publishing and Editing
W&L Activities: Panhellenic Council, W&L Arts League

Grace Amaden ‘21

Major: Cognitive and Behavioral Science
Career Interests: Healthcare
W&L Activities: Varsity Field Hockey, 24, Women in Technology and Science, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, University Athletics Committee

Jack Brewster ‘21

Majors: Business Administration & East Asian Languages and Literature (Chinese)
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Private Equity, Impact Investing, International Development
W&L Activities: GenDev, Executive Committee Treasurer, Club Basketball, Chinese Tutor

Jack Giardino ‘21

Majors: Economics and Politics
Career Interests: Global Markets, Economic Policy
W&L Activities: Varsity Baseball, Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity

Jackson Monroe ‘21

Majors: English and Strategic Communication
Career Interests: Marketing, Advertising
W&L Activities: Peer Counselor, Outing Club

James Laverty ‘21

Majors: Journalism and American Politics
Career Interests: Sports or Political TV Broadcasting
W&L Activities: WLUR, Rockbridge Report, Ring Tum Phi, Club Golf

Jamie Winslett ‘21

Majors/Minor: Politics and Sociology with a minor in Poverty and Human Capability studies
Career Interests: Civil and Human Rights, Government/Politics, International Relations
W&L Activities: Panhellenic Council, RARA volunteer, Washington Term

Jason Gu ‘23

Majors: Accounting and Economics
Career Interests: Banking & Finance
W&L Activities: Williams Investment Society, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Jay Choi ‘21

Major/Minor: Economics with a minor in Computer Science
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Consulting
W&L Activities: Student Consulting, Reformed University Fellowship, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Jhade Jordan ‘21

Major: History
Career Interests: Occupational Therapy, Business, Property Management
W&L Activities: Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, First-Gen Low-Income Partnership, Student Association for Black Unity

Josh McDonald ‘22

Majors/Minor: English and Economics with a minor in Classics 
Career Interests: Banking & Finance (Wealth Management), Real Estate 
W&L Activities: Varsity Football, Peer Counselor, W&L Strength Club 

Katana Evans ‘22

Majors: Cognitive and Behavioral Science and American Politics
Career Interests: Social Justice, Non-Profit, Public Policy
W&L Activities: Washingtonian Society, Amnesty International, Sexual Health Awareness Group, CRUX Climbing

Katherine Davis ‘21

Major: Biology
Career Interests: Healthcare
W&L Activities: Varsity Swimming, Pre-Health Club

Katherine Ho ‘23

Major/Minor: Accounting with a minor in Poverty Studies 
Career Interests: Accounting, Community and Economic Development 
W&L Activities: Residential Life, GenDev, Nabors Service League

Katie Kern ‘22

Major/Minor: Cognitive and Behavioral Science with a Data Science Minor
Career Interests: Healthcare, Data Science/Management
W&L Activities: LEAD, CBSC Research, Campus Kitchen

Katy Blain ‘22

Major/ Minor: Business Administration with a minor in Law, Justice, and Society
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Consulting, Education, Law 
W&L Activities: Varsity Volleyball, Delta Society

Lauren Kaplinsky ‘21

Major: Engineering
Career Interests: Architecture, Robotics, Electronics
W&L Activities: Teaching Assistant, Robotics Club

Madison Baetz ‘21

Major/Minor: Business Administration with a minor in Creative Writing
Career Interests: Banking & Finance
W&L Activities: Rho Gamma, Money Matters, Generals Activities Board, Fancy Dress

Mason Shuffler ‘21

Major/Minor: Economics with a minor in Philosophy
Career Interests: Finance, Sports Management, Technology
W&L Activities: Varsity Baseball, University Athletics Committee, Chi Psi Fraternity

Meghan Kelley ‘21

Major/Minors: Cognitive and Behavioral Science with minors in Entrepreneurship and Poverty & Human Capability Studies
Career Interests: Executive Search, Consulting, Marketing, Non-Profit
W&L Activities: CBSC Research Assistant, General Development Initiative, AdClass

Miles Oliver ‘21

Major/Minor: Accounting with a minor in Philosophy
Career Interests: Banking & Finance
W&L Activities: Varsity Track and Field, Williams Investment Society, Phi Gamma Delta

Mims Reynolds ‘21

Major/Minor: Business Administration with a minor in Studio Art
Career Interests: Consulting, Energy, Entertainment
W&L Activities: Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, Money Matters, Real Estate Society, Tutoring

Nick St. Pierre ‘21

Major/Minor: Engineering with a minor in Computer Science
Career Interests: Computer and Software Engineering in Private Sector Defense Industry, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Software Development W&L Activities: Varsity Soccer, Robotics Club, Phi Zeta Delta Fraternity

Olivia Luzzio ‘21

Majors: Economics and Global Politics 
Career Interests: Law, Public Policy, International Relations 
W&L Activities: Varsity Swimming, University Ambassadors, Rho Gamma

Paradis Ikirezi ‘23

Major: Biochemistry
Career Interests: Healthcare, Non-Profit
W&L Activities: Student Counseling, Reformed University Fellowship, Pre-Health Club

Rett Daugbjerg ‘22

Majors: Business Administration and Geology
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Energy, Real Estate
W&L Activities: Real Estate Society, Promise Committee, Tutor at Waddell Elementary

Riwaj Shrestha ‘22

Major/Minors: Engineering with minors in Computer Science and Entrepreneurship
Career Interests: Technology, Electronics, Consulting
W&L Activities: Connolly Entrepreneurship Society, Engineering Community Development, Intramurals

Rob Lahourcade ‘21

Major/Minors: Economics with minors in Math and French
Career Interests: Consulting, Venture Capital, Private Equity
W&L Activities: Hearing Advisors, Williams Investment Society, Club Lacrosse

Ryan Zimmerman ‘22

Major/Minor: Politics with a minor in Law, Justice, and Society, Pre-Law Track
Career Interests: Law, Politics, Public Policy, Non-Profit
W&L Activities: Student to Student Mentorship, Peer Tutor, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Tess Collard ‘22

Major/Minor: Business Administration with a minor in Film and Visual Culture
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Film, Law
W&L Activities: Club Lacrosse, Office of Inclusion & Engagement Ambassador

Tina Taylor ‘22

Majors: Economics and Spanish
Career Interests: Finance, Non-Profit, Culinary
W&L Activities: Peer Counseling, ESOL, Office of Inclusion & Engagement Ambassador

Whit Goode ‘21

Majors: Chemistry and Business Administration
Career Interests: Banking & Finance, Education
W&L Activities: Kathekon, Hearing Advisor Program, Promise Committee, Club Basketball