Meet the Staff

Career Development

Career Development is located on the lower level of the Jackson Campus Center.

Career Development can be reached at career@gustavus.edu or 507-933-7575.

Career Development is open from 8:00 am - 4:45 pm, Monday - Friday.

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.

Heather Banks

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Director of Health Professions Advising
Phone: 507-933-7523
Lindsay Anderson-Smith

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Career Development Specialist - Education, Government and So
Phone: 507-933-7532
Laura Diaz

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Career Development Specialist - Mentoring and Still Deciding
Phone: 507-933-7575
Jess Franta

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Career Development Specialist - Business Cluster and Internship
Phone: 507-933-7509