Meet the Staff

Career Development

The Center for Career Development is located in the Johnson Student Union 209. The Center for Career Development can be reached at career@gustavus.edu or 507-933-7575. The Center for Career Development is open from 8:00 am - 4:45 pm, Monday - Friday.

The Center for Career Development staff members are here to discuss your career-related plans and ideas and empower you to explore, make decisions, gain experience, and move forward. Students and Alumni can utilize our services and we conduct appointments in-person, virtually, or over the phone. Appointments can be scheduled through Handshake, by stopping in the office, or by emailing or calling us. Availability can range from the next day to two weeks from when the appointment is made. 

Peer Career Advisors staff the office Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:45 pm during the academic year for walk in questions related to résumés, cover letters, Handshake, LinkedIn, interviewing tools and other Career Development resources.

Tom Vecchione
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Tom Vecchione

Executive Director of Career Development

Cynthia Favre
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Cynthia Favre

Director of Vocation and Career Readiness Programs and Career Specialist - Still Deciding Cluster

Heather Banks
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Heather Banks

Senior Health Professions Specialist

Laura Hurley
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Laura Hurley

Career Development Specialist - Education, Government and Social Services

Emilie Moeller
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Emilie Moeller

Career Development Specialist - Business Cluster

Julie Rudolf
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Julie Rudolf

Career Development Specialist - Mentoring and Internship Progr

Heidi Selzler-Bahr
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Heidi Selzler-Bahr

Health Professions Specialist

Jill VanOsdol ’10
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Jill VanOsdol ’10

Career Development Specialist - Arts and Communication | STEM

Amy King
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Amy King

Career Development Intern

Ashley Mason
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Ashley Mason

Career Development Intern