Your access to expert career advice is an important part of your JWU education. On campus, you’ll meet leading employers looking specifically to hire JWU students for internships and jobs at career fairs, presentations and on-campus interviews.
In the classroom, your instructors are industry experts with decades of experience in your field. They weave their valuable insight right into our career-focused curriculum, giving you an insider’s understanding of the career you want to pursue.
And our career experts help you connect with JWU’s wide range of opportunities to realize your career goals.
Use our resources. Take advantage of our targeted career workshops to build your skills. Connect with top companies at our career fairs. And meet with us for individual advising to perfect your resume and interview skills, find a rewarding internship, and pursue opportunities that put you on the path to your career.
To work one-on-one with a career expert, make an appointment with us.
Darlene Cantor, director, Experiential Education & Career Services, 305-892-7066 Darlene joined JWU in 1994; before that, she served director of placement for a local travel school. She has a Master’s degree from Regent University. Experiential Education Mary Buckley, director, 305-892-7618 Mary began her career at JWU in as a teaching assistant, Fellow and MDP. She then chose to go into the food service industry after receiving her Master’s degree. Debra Bartkowski, coordinator, 305-892-7074 Debra brings 22 years of experience from the Fashion/Retail Industry. She joined the JWU in Admissions to help students transition into the industry, and this brought her at EE&CS. Debra is completing her Master’s degree at Barry University. Danielle Sandi, coordinator, 305-892-7595 Donna Morn, coordinator, 305-892-5343 Donna has 30 years of experience in the Tourism industry, including airline, tour operations and travel agency work. James Sturgeon, coordinator, 305-892-7047 Jim has 25 years of experience from the Hotel, Food & Beverage industry. Craig Skilling, coordinator, 305-892-7016 Craig has a Master’s degree from St. Thomas University. Career Services Jacqueline Lewis, career advisor, 305-892-5380 Jacqueline brings over eight years of experience in the Travel, Hospitality and Human Resources industries to her role as career advisor. Thania Amaro, career advisor, 305-892-5377 Thania has 20 years experience as a social worker and employer consultant, matching employers with unemployed individuals, so she brings both an advising and employer perspective to her position.
Visit Experiential Education and Career Services to start building your career! We're open Mon-Thu, 8:30am-5pm; Fri 8:30am-4:30pm, so make an appointment with one of our career experts or just walk in with quick questions. To find our office on campus, read more