Experiential Learning and Internship Coordinator
Role: Kristen’s role is to connect students to all types of experiential opportunities, on and off campus. Kristen encourages students to engage in experiential learning to discover their career interests and learn how to talk about their skills to employers. Kristen also coordinates the Career Center’s EXT Internship Program with Urszula Zalewski that awards academic credits to students participating in internships.
Professional Background: Kristen received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature from Stony Brook University. Kristen went on to continue graduate studies at SBU and received her Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Advanced Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management. Prior to her role at the Career Center, Kristen worked at Stony Brook in Enrollment Communications with the Office of Enrollment, Retention and Management.