Meet the Peer Career Advisors

Peer Career Advisors are available to answer questions related to Career Development. Peer Career Advisors assist students with résumés, cover letters, Handshake, LinkedIn, interviewing tools and other Career Development resources.

Peer Career Advisors staff the office Monday - Friday**, 8:00 am - 4:45 pm during the 2019-2020 academic year*.
*Drop-in hours are first-come, first-served. Check-in at the desk. May also be subject to change due to special events.
 

Peer Career Advisors


Sauly Gonzalez '23


 

Accounting and Public Accounting Majors

Business Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: South Minneapolis, MN

Activities: Like to color/draw, walk, talk to people, help

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:
Hostess at Benihanan
Waitress at Small Mexican Restaurant

Strengths: Organized, helpful, polite, efficient

Lauren Blanding '21


 Teanna

Management Major

Business Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Woodbury, MN

Activities: Working Out, GWIL, Spending time with friends and family

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Receptionist at Energy Pilates Fitness and Yoga
  • Sales Associate at Saks off Fifth

Strengths:

  • Futuristic, Responsibility, Deliberative, Harmony and Restorative

Lucas Hartfiel '23


 

Computer Science Major

STEM Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Canton, MA

Activities: GAC Big Band and Campus Band

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:
Stop and Shop Cashier

Strengths: Dependable, friendly, and tech savvy

Teanna Britton '20


 Teanna

International Management Major and LALACS Minor

Business Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Big Lake, MN

Activities: Kayaking, tennis, Tri Sigma, boating, and rollerblading

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Caribou Coffee
  • Sales Operations Intern at NovuHlealth

Strengths: Resumes, Internship Questions

https://www.linkedin.com/in/teannabritton/

Cameron Gaspord '22


 

Geology

STEM Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Cambridge, MN

Activities: Women's Action Coalition, Elder's Program

Past Employment:

  • Presbyterian Homes and Services
  • Water Gaurds (Isanti County Boat Inspectors)

Rosa Rosas Chavez '23


 

Undecided Major

Still Deciding Interest Cluster

Hometown: 

Activities: 

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

Strengths: 

Nora Hagestuen '22


 

Nursing Major

Health Professions Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Wayzata, MN

Activities: Cross Country, Track and Field, and Building Bridges

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

Strengths: Positivity, Interpersonal Skills

Joesy Shea '22


Meghan

Communication Studies Major

Arts and Communication and Business Career Interest Clusters

Hometown: Prior Lake, MN

Activities: Hall Council and Colleges Against Cancer

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Youth Recreation Leader for Prior Lake Parks and Recreation
  • Nanny
  • Hostess at Applebee's

Strengths:

  • Good Communication Skills, Detail-oriented, and Critical Thinker

Zoe Schuck '23


 

Political Science Major

Government and Nonprofit Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: McMinnville, OR

Activities: Choir, Theatre, Model UN General International Education 

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Brookdale Senior Living - Dining Services
  • Sokol Blosser Winery - Hostess
  • Volleyball 12U Coach

Strengths:

  • Good team player, strong language skills and good proofreader, good listener

Hailey Conception '21


 Student Photo

Political Science, LALACS

Governmnet and Social Service Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Stillwater, MN

Activities: Gustie Greeter, Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, Student Senate, Women's Rugby

Kelsey Larson '20


Kelsey

Public Accounting Major

Hometown: North Branch, MN

Business Career Interest Cluster

Activities: Pound Pals and Reading

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Abdo, Eick, and Meyers (intern - starting full-time after graduation)
  • Geargrid - Internship

Strengths: Listening and Problem Solving

Angelina Hathy '23


 

Nursing Major and Music Minor

Hometown: Otsego, MN

Health Professions Career Interest Clusters

Activities: Figure skating, reading, and video games

Past Employment/Internship or Reseach Experience:

  • Hon Furniture - Guest Services
  • Lifegaurd

Strengths: Listening, advice

Nana Abena Boateng '22


 

Psychological Science Major and Communications Minor

Health Professions Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Ghana/Maryland

Activities: Singing, Cooking, Dancing, and making beads

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Occupational Therapy Shadowing
  • Sales person at Continental Christian Tradors - Ghana
  • Gustavus Dining Services

Strengths: Communication, easy going, go-getter, trustworthy, and discipline

Tarin Michaelis '22

 
 

Nursing Major

Health Professions Career Interest Clusters

Hometown: Glencoe, MN

Activities: Building Bridges and Colleges Against Cancer

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Pharmacy Clerk - Coborn's Pharmacy
  • Resident Assistant - The Harbor and the Haven at Peace Village

Strengths: Good listener, resumes, and detailed

Vanessa Case '19


Vanessa

Exercise Physiology Major
Pre-OT

Health Professions Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: New Brighton, MN

Activities: Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority, Choir at Christ Chapel, Gustavus Barbell Club

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Prism Research
  • Xperience Fitness
  • Journey's
  • Party City,
  • USCryotherapy 

Strengths: Restoratie, Individualization, Relator, Achiever, Adaptability

Dalton Hoffman '22


 

Undecided Major

Undecided and Business Career Interest Clusters

Hometown: LeCenter, MN

Activities: Kayaking, swimming, and ziplining

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Kerfoot Canopy Tours - Zip Line Tour Guide

Strengths: Personable, like to help, and leadership

Ashley Beckman '21


Ashley

Public Accounting Major

Business Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: Owatonna, MN

Activities: Girls Lacross Club Team, Mario Kart, Hammocking, Watching Sports

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

  • Lifeguard at Gustavus Pool
  • Head Lifeguard at Owatonna Parks and Rec Waterpark

Strengths: Problem Solving, Strategizing, and Compassion

Lucio Gonzalez '20


 

Philosophy and Political Science Major

Government and Social Services Career Interest Cluster

Hometown: 

Activities: 

Past Employment/Internship or Research Experience:

Strengths: 

 

Updated 7/16/2019 JR