Category «WCDA Member Spotlights»

WCDA Graduate Student Spotlight: Jenni McKay

Jenni McKay What is your favorite part about being a graduate student in the career development field? Besides all of the great learning I’m doing in the areas of counseling skill building, career development theory, assessment tools, and resources, I also greatly value the opportunities I have to build relationships with not only my classmates …

WCDA Member Spotlight: April McHugh

April McHugh is the President of Wisconsin Career Development Association What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? Truly being able to assist others in making positive changes in their lives.  It is a honor to be a part of such a wonderful process and join people on their career and life journeys! …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Sheri Eisch

Name: Sheri Eisch What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? All of the wonderful students I get to meet and help each and every day. What is your specialty within the career development profession? I work with students at a technical college in Wisconsin. I work with many undecided adult students with …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Abby Lemke

Name: Abby Lemke What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? I love helping people see all of the options and opportunities for their future. I also love hearing their life stories and empowering them to be the authors of their own lives. What is your specialty within the career development profession? I’ve spent …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Susan Guarneri

Known as the Career Assessment Goddess, Susan Guarneri’s passion is about guiding her clients into best-fit careers and jobs – what many call their Dream Jobs. With 28 years of experience in career counseling and coaching, she combines compassion, humor and accountability to inspire and energize her clients so they can reach their goals! Susan …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Dr. Julie Hau

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Name:  Julie M. Hau What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? Work helps people find meaning in their lives, whether it be though actualizing a passion or helping their family survive and thrive or both. Supporting people in their meaning making process is a true joy. What is your specialty within the …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Jason Brown

Name: Jason Brown Favorite Quote: “Those who have a ‘why’ to live can bear with almost any ‘how’.” –Victor Frankl Favorites: Movie: Remember the Titans Book: The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison Color: Blue Song: What’s Goin On, Marvin Gaye Food: Cheesecake TV Show: Sense8 Games: Football (sports) and Risk (board game) Hobbies: I enjoy trying new recipes and cooking them for myself and others. …

WCDA Member Spotlight: John Pritchett

Name: John Pritchett What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? I really enjoy the variety of things I get to do as the Career Development Services Coordinator for WCTC, but helping people through the process of exploring  their career options will always be my favorite. What is your specialty within the career development …

WCDA Member Spotlight: Abby Brendemuehl

Name: Abby Brendemuehl What is your favorite part about being a career development professional? I enjoy working with adolescents on their career development as they are just beginning to discover their identities and true selves. It is fun to watch as they discover new interests and sort through limitless possibilities for their futures. What is your specialty …