Jessica Steele promoted to Career and Recruitment Coordinator

LER students regularly seek out staff member Jessica Steele for advice on career development and professional networking, has been promoted to the role of Career and Recruitment Coordinator.

In this role, Jessica is charged with contacting, connecting, and aligning partnerships with corporations to create opportunities for students. Jessica hosts recruiters for School-related information sessions and events and provides them with excellent customer service. 

She will continue to meet with students to discuss career plans, identify resources available, review resumes, assist with LinkedIn profiles, and provide guidance on interviewing skills and professionalism. Consultation will lead to individual plans made for each student based on their individual needs.

Jessica will also attend career-related university events, build strong and ongoing relationships with other career offices at Penn State, track student and alumni career placements, as well as research, identify, and understand different industries and their recruiting strategies plus their approach to how human resources and labor relations is incorporated into their companies.

Students looking for potential internships, or alumni with job or internship opportunities, are encouraged to contact Jessica at