Type Of Business:
Private post-secondary educational institution
CA; TX; ID; NV
Education; Career services; Compliance; Operations; Technical writing; Problem solving; Critical thinking; Strategic planning
Employment and training services; Workforce development
Traveling; Reading for business and pleasure; Volunteering
Bachelor of Science in Business Management, University of Phoenix
Career Services Directors and Leaders; Career College Central; Job Developer's Resource Network; NAWDP
Throughout the duration of your career, what was the one highlight that stood out the most?:
Being afforded the opportunity over the years to mentor and manage wonderful people to assist them with realizing their full potential. There is no greater reward than to be able to assist others in realizing their dreams.
Christmas Angel Program, The Salvation Army
Number Of Years In Profession:
Number Of Years In Current Position:
What Does He/She Attribute Success To:
She attributes her success to good mentors and kind managers who were willing to share their time, information and wisdom without ego.
Why did you become involved in your profession or industry?:
She became involved in her profession because it is a service role with great purpose. She has a direct hand in facilitating the professional growth process. Helping students and staff alike to achieve their personal and professional goals is extremely rewarding.
Position Responsibilities and Duties:
Overseeing the career services division for 19 campuses; Ensuring compliance requirements and performance indicators are met; Keeping current with federal and state guidelines
Certified Rapid Response Administrator, County of San Francisco; Certified Case Manager, City of Phoenix
Governor’s Award for Excellence, State of Arizona; Commendable Service and Dedication Award, State of Arizona; Certification of Recognition for Excellence in Service, The Phoenix Shanti Group
Where Will You Be In 5 Years:
In five years, Ms. Calhoun will be continuing her career in the education and employment industry.