Career Center

Contact Us

Hours

8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Summer: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday - Friday
Drop-in: 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday - Friday (only during academic year)

Our office

320-308-2151
careercenter@stcloudstate.edu
Centennial Hall 215

Our staff

Michelle Schmitz

Michelle Schmitz

Executive Director
M.S., St. Cloud State University
B.A., College of St. Benedict

Responsible for leadership, vision and overall strategic direction for the center. Provides management in the creation of holistic and ongoing career development and employment services infused throughout the student experience. Actively participates in university engagement and leadership committees and represents the university on community organizations and committees.

Andy Ditlevson

Andy Ditlevson

Associate Director for Employment Services
M.A., Bowling Green State University
B.A., St. Olaf College

Responsible for recruitment and employment services, campus interviewing and online recruitment system, coordination of annual Diversity Job and Internship Fair, employer partnerships for Job Fair Prep, Feedback Fridays, LinkedIn Thursdays and Mock Interview Days. Conducts annual MN College Job Outlook survey.

Bobbi Murphy

Bobbi Murphy

Assistant Director for Employer Relations and Internship Development
Graduate Certificate in Instructional Technology, St. Cloud State University
B.S., St. Cloud State University

Responsible for partnerships that increase internship opportunities, awareness of internship policies and trends, coordination of College of Science and Engineering Job and Internship Fair and the Huskies Job and Internship Fair.

Hailey Olson

Hailey Olson

Interim Associate Director for Career Development and Outreach
M.S., St. Cloud State University
B.A., University of Minnesota Duluth

Advises students with career counseling, major exploration and career readiness. Partners with faculty and student service departments to enhance career development opportunities across campus. Certified Myers Briggs interpreter. 

Desiree Wickman

Desiree Wickman

Interim Assistant Director for Career Development and Outreach
M.S., St. Cloud State University
B.S., St. Cloud State University

Manager of Peer Career Advisor program, individual career counseling appointments, classroom and student organization presentation requests and career development outreach.

Nancy Michael

Nancy Michael

Recruitment and Graduate Follow-up
Technical and Community College

Responsible for coordination of graduate follow-up, administration of the St. Cloud State recruiting system, establishing on-campus interviews and serving as the financial representative for campus job fairs.

Karen Hommerding

Karen Hommerding

Technology and Information Specialist
A.A., St. Cloud State University

Web site maintenance, St. Cloud State student recruiting system lead, office statistics, reporting and software maintenance.

Pat Thielman

Pat Thielman

Office Manager
B.A., Concordia University, St. Paul

Responsible for daily office operations, administration of EdPost, supervision of Front Desk students and monitoring department budgets.

Our students

Graduate assistants

grad assistants
Tonny, Courtney, Favour

Peer career advisors

Peer career advisors
Trinka, Areej, Rahul, Annie, Hamza, Priyanka, Abraham, Calvin

Undergraduate student workers and interns

undergrad student workers and interns
Paisley, Christina, Rahul, Emily, Abraham, Sameen