Faculty & Staff

The Center for Professional Success (CPS) provides programs, learning experiences and activities that complement classroom learning. Business students have access to exclusive support and resources through the center to ensure they define and achieve their professional goals before and after graduation. Alumni and the business community help further build students’ professionalism and careers through participation in various networking events and opportunities.

The center’s faculty and staff educate, coach and connect students as they pursue meaningful careers during and after their time at Florida State University. Our vision is to equip business students to become lifelong learners, who effectively manage their careers and achieve their goals.


Our Partner

The Center for Professional Success seeks to connect students to the vast resources at FSU and the College of Business that facilitate students’ academic and professional success. We work closely with the following partner to develop course content and supplemental workshops, and to make individualized referrals that connect students to campus resources.

FSU Career Center

The FSU Career Center is Florida State University’s centralized career and employment services unit, serving all FSU undergraduates, graduate students and alumni. The FSU Career Center provides comprehensive career services at every stage of the career search such as ideation and planning, resume writing, the job search process, interviewing and among others. The CPS staff works closely with the FSU Career Center’s College of Business liaisons to help students make the most of the center’s expertise and available services.


Faculty
Luke Hopkins Associate Lecturer and Director of the Center for Professional Success and James M. Seneff Honors Program
Sarah Withers Director of the Professional Development Program and Associate Director of the Center for Professional Success
Patricia Shubrick Associate Lecturer and Advisor
Engagement Staff
Marissa Mainwood (117A RBB) Director of Student Engagement
Alex Massey Director of Employer Engagement
Internship Staff
Sherry Pappas Academic Program Specialist for Internships
Professional Development Course Facilitators
Janille Burton-Bernard Course Facilitator and Advisor
Jessica Webber Course Facilitator and Advisor
FSU Career Center Partners
Cameron Hatcher FSU Career Center Liaison

Instruction and Professional Development Coaching

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