<a href="/people/staff/ajbernard">Allyson Bernard</a>

Allyson Bernard

Operations Specialist
Office: Project Center
Phone: 508-831-5260
As Operations Specialist, Allyson serves as the primary on-site expert and liaison for the career services management tool (CSM) and oversees all functions of the database. In addition, she manages the office’s First Destination Report, summer internship survey, and is the primary contact for related data requests.  In conjunction with the Operations Team, she supports employer recruiting activities like on campus interviews and information sessions.  Lastly, Allyson leads several events and career fairs and meets with students regarding Handshake. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/jennid">Jenni DelVecchio</a>

Jenni DelVecchio

Administrative Assistant VI
As Administrative Assistant VI, Jenni provides support to all constituents of the Career Development Center, working to provide them with a positive experience. She is responsible for fielding initial inquiries and then connecting employers, students, alumni, parents, staff, and faculty with the person who will be able to answer their questions and best serve their needs.  In addition, she manages a team of front desk student workers. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/jldillon">Jaime Dillon</a>

Jaime Dillon

Assistant Director, Employer Relations & Recruiting
As Assistant Director, Employer Relations and Recruiting, Jaime works with company representatives at all levels of industry to consult on recruiting strategies and on-campus activity to assist them with their hiring needs and brand awareness.  She is the primary contact for operational employer activity, including job postings and employer approvals.  Jaime also serves as the project manager for career fairs and other events, as well as for the office’s Employer Advisory Counselor (EAC).   In addition to employer related activities, Jaime advises students and works extens ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/egallant">Eileen Gallant</a>

Eileen Gallant

Operations Coordinator
Office: Project Center
As Operations Coordinator, Eileen manages business operations at the Career Development Center in addition to directly supporting the Executive Director. She processes all financial transactions and assists with administration of office budgets. In addition, she is the primary contact for student and professional staff job openings and student worker payroll. She also collaborates with many campus partners to understand and share the in’s and out’s of Workday. ... View Profile
Erika A.S. Hanlan

Erika A.S. Hanlan

Career Counselor
Phone: 508-831-5440
As Career Advisor, Riky educates students and alumni on a wide range of career related topics through workshops, one-on-one appointments, and the development and creation of visual learning materials and activities. She also oversees student facing marketing and communication efforts, including graphic design and social media. Though Riky joined the Career Services team in 2016, she has been at WPI since 2010. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/skoppi">Stefan Koppi</a>

Stefan Koppi

Executive Director, CDC
Office: Project Center
Phone: 508-831-5260
Stefan “Steve” Koppi is executive director of the Career Development Center (CDC) where he works with industry partners and internal constituents to set a strategic direction for the office.  Under his leadership, the CDC offers expert advice and services to help employers attract top talent and connect with the many resources at WPI.  In addition, students and alumni benefit from the CDC’s many connections to industry and excellent career services and co-op programs.  He is an expert on career coaching for college students and has published or presented work on the role of car ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/adlaungani">Amanda Laungani</a>

Amanda Laungani

Assoc Director Co-op/Career Service
As Associate Director of Co-op and Career Services, Amanda and her team work to deliver educational programs and services designed to enhance the career preparation and advancement of WPI students and alumni.  This includes coordinating all stages of the process from needs assessment and design to planning, development, implementation and evaluation. In addition, she manages the cooperative education (co-op) program including program design, strategic direction and student registrations. ... View Profile
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Heidi Morton

Heidi R. Morton

Career Counselor
Office: Project Center
As Assistant Director, Career Services Assessment & Inclusion, Heidi assists with the leadership of the Career services team through student and alumni advising, services and programs. Heidi oversees student facing assessment, equitable and inclusive practices of the Career Development Center, and supervises the Peer Advisors. ... View Profile
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David Ortendahl

David Ortendahl

Director, Corporate Relations
Office: Project Center
Phone: 508-831-5831
Dave Ortendahl is a highly motivated connector of people who facilitates partnerships between employers and WPI in his role as Director of Corporate Relations.  He oversees the Employer Team of the Career Development Center (CDC), which includes employer-facing services and programs, as well as the facilitation of communications with executives, managers, and recruiters at those businesses. The Employer Team develops active relationships with companies as they engage with WPI talent and consult on broader university connection strategies. ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/brand">Bailey Rand</a>

Bailey Rand

Associate Director, Operations
Office: Project Center
As Associate Director of Operations, Bailey and her team work to ensure the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the cross-cutting services and processes in the office including marketing, communications, event planning, technology systems, customer service, and data collection and analysis.  The team also supports employer recruiting services like on-campus interviews and information sessions.  In addition, she advises students on a range of career related topics through one on one appointments.  Before leading the operations team, she was a member of the employer relations ... View Profile
<a href="/people/staff/jlsmith">Jessica Smith</a>

Jessica Smith

Career Advisor
Office: Project Center
As a Career Advisor, Jessica helps WPI students and alumni with their career exploration needs on a range of topics through one on one drop ins,  appointments, and workshops. In addition, Jessica oversees the various career related resources in the office which are available to help students and alumni with their career needs. Jessica also supports various marketing efforts, including the student facing side of the Career Development Center’s website and by contributing content to campus newsletters. ... View Profile