Interim Executive Director
Susan joined the Cawley Career Education Center in December 2014. She is a member of the recruiting team and advises students interested in accounting, banking, consulting and finance. Before coming to Georgetown, Susan worked as an independent consultant for an international au pair agency, a local ensemble group, a concierge medical practice, and a nonprofit organization. Prior to that she held the position of Senior Corporate Officer of a start-up for 14 years and was an Account Marketing Representative for IBM for 8 years. Susan earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration, with a major in marketing, from Miami University.
Manager, Career Programs
Jacki has worked in higher education for over 10 years and can count SAIS-JHU, AU College of Law, and GU Law School as past stomping grounds. Most recently, she worked for The Washington Center, a higher education nonprofit, where she managed internship programs, designed curricula, and delivered professional development workshops. Jacki has conducted hundreds of site visits to area employers, including National Geographic, SiriusXM Radio, Voice of America, and PBS. Her most memorable visit was with Bob Schieffer at CBS News.
Jacki advises students in the creative industries. She has a bachelor’s in American Studies from American University, a diploma in Islamic Studies from the University of Sarejevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and a master’s degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania. Jacki is a licensed graduate social worker in Washington, D.C.
Associate Director, Career Education & Counseling
Beth came to Georgetown in August 2009 with experience in undergraduate student affairs and international programs. She earned a Master of Arts in Counseling from Wake Forest University and a Bachelor of Science degree in human and organizational development from Vanderbilt University. Beth is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the District of Columbia and is also certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors.
Business Manager & Executive Assistant
Martha is originally from Quito, Ecuador. She joined the Career Education Center in August 2006 and has been with Georgetown for eighteen years, working in the accounting and finance offices of the pediatrics department, CIED, and the School of Foreign Service. In her role as Business Manager and Executive Assistant at the Cawley Career Education Center, Martha serves as the department's budget manager and personnel administrator and assists the executive director with a wide range of administrative functions and special projects. Martha earned her Bachelor of Science in business administration from Central University in Quito, Ecuador and a certificate in business administration from Georgetown University in 2001. She is currently enrolled in Georgetown’s Master of Arts in liberal studies program with a concentration in social and public policy.
Assistant Director, Technology and Assessment
Matt has worked at the Career Education Center since August 2003. He earned a bachelor's degree in history from The College of William and Mary in 1998 and a master's degree in instructional technology from The University of Virginia in December 2000. Before coming to Georgetown, Matt worked as a content developer for an education company.
Assistant Director, Career Education and Counseling
Allison joined the Career Education Center staff in January 2012. Her previous experience in higher education led her to the field of counseling. She earned her Master of Science in counseling from the University of Rochester and her Bachelor of Arts in anthropology from SUNY Geneseo. Allison is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the District of Columbia and is also certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors.
Manager, Employer Relations and Industry Advising, Government, Non-Profit and Education
Beth joined the Cawley Career Education Center in September, 2017, and works with employers and students to find opportunities in the government, non-profit and education sectors. Before coming to Georgetown, Beth spent over a decade working in federal human capital policy work, first at CEB, then at Deloitte Consulting's Federal Practice, and last as a research manager at the Partnership for Public Service. Beth earned a Masters of Philosophy in International Development from the University of Cambridge, and a dual bachelor's in cultural anthropology and social theory from the University of Michigan.
Manager, Employer Relations and Industry Advising, Health, Science, and Technology
Jodi is the industry advisor for health, sciences, and technology sectors. She has worked in higher education for over 10 years, including at the University of Colorado at Boulder and SUNY Potsdam. She has advised various majors, including computer science, engineering, physics, as well as life, physical, and social sciences. Jodi has also spent a few years of her career focused on supporting international students and students seeking to work abroad. Prior to working in higher education, Jodi worked as Change Management Specialist in the IT department at Harley-Davidson Motor Company and as a therapist for a residential treatment center. She has a master’s degree in industrial and organizational psychology and an additional master’s degree in community counseling. Jodi received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from a private college, The College of St. Scholastica, based on Catholic Benedictine values with a mission to prepare students for a life of purpose, much like Georgetown University.
Yirgealem has worked at Georgetown University for the past twelve years. Prior to coming to the career center, Yirgealem worked for Georgetown University Conference Center, working with customers in a busy environment. She currently works as the receptionist and information specialist at the career center, overseeing front desk workers and handling inquiries about the Center from students and employers. In June 2003, Yirgealem earned a Professional Manager Certificate in the field of leadership development from Georgetown University.