Meet the Staff

David Baumgartner, Ph.D. David Baumgartner, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost for Enrollment Management

  • Administration and Oversight; Pomerantz Career Center, Career Leadership Academy, Community-Based Learning Program, Department of Leadership Studies
  • Mission, Vision and Strategy
  • Pomerantz Research and Assessment
  • Faculty Appointments

Jane Schildroth, M.A. Jane Schildroth, M.A.
Director, Corporate and Community Relations

  • Outreach Efforts to Develop and Maintain Relationships With Corporate Employers, Non-profit and Government Agencies and School Districts
  • Assistance for Organizations Interested in Financially Supporting the Pomerantz Career Center
  • Outreach to Academic Department Executive Officers
  • Oversight and Co-Supervision of Career Advising Functions

D. Allan Boettger, M.Ed. D. Allan Boettger, M.Ed.
Director, Career Services

  • Administrator of On-Campus Recruiting Program
  • Hire Big 10 Plus Liaison
  • Oversight and Co-Supervision of Career Advising Functions

Kelley Ashby, M.S. Kelley Ashby, M.S.
Director, Academic and Leadership Programs

  • Oversight of all Academic and Leadership Programs
  • Oversight of the Certificate in Leadership Studies
  • Oversight of the Community-Based Learning Program
  • Oversight of Community Engagement
  • Perspectives on Leadership Course Instructor
  • Certificate in Leadership Studies Advisor
  • Career Leadership Academy
  • Co-Director of Leadership Studies Department

Angi McKie Angi McKie
Director, Marketing and Operations

  • Media Relations
  • Promote Departmental Events and Services
  • Employer Communication
  • Electronic and Print Publication Production
  • Oversight of Office Operation

Sara Burden, M.A. Sara Burden, M.A.
Director, Employer Development

  • Career Advising for Pre-Business, Business, Interdepartmental Business Undergraduate and Mac Majors
  • Mock Interview Program Coordinator
  • Adjunct Instructor for Career Exploration
  • Employer Development
  • li>Inquiries from Potential Employers

Alicia Joens, M.A. Alicia Joens, M.A.
Director, Open Majors Program

  • Career Advising for Health Science & Natural Science Majors
  • Adjunct Instructor for Career Exploration Course
  • Coordination of Find Your Focus Open Major Program

Jim Seyfer, M.A. Jim Seyfer, M.A.
Associate Director, Internships and Career Advisor

  • Career Advising for Actuarial Science & Statistics, African American Studies, Anthropology, Art & Art History, Computer Science, English, Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies, Informatics, International Relations, International Studies, Mathematics, Music, Political Science, Theatre Arts
  • The Washington Center Liaison
  • Governmental career development
  • Adjunct Instructor for Career Exploration Course
  • Oversight of Internship Programs & Registration

Amy A'Hearn, M.S. Amy A'Hearn, M.S.
Director, Professional Development

  • Career Advising for Communication Studies, Journalism & Mass Communication, Cinema and Comparative Literature, Education and Dance Majors
  • Consider Iowa Career Advising and Road Trips
  • Career Leadership Academy Phase 2 Instructor

Crystal Stockdale, MBA, PHR Crystal Stockdale, MBA, PHR
Director, Employer Relations

  • Questions from Current Employers about Recruiting Strategies at the University of Iowa
  • Career Advising for Pre-Business, Business, Interdepartmental Business Undergraduate and Mac Majors
  • Pomerantz Career Center Academic Internship Advising

Amanda Wilson, M.S. Amanda Wilson, M.S.
Career Advisor and International Services Liaison

  • Career Advising for Actuarial Science & Statistics, African American Studies, Anthropology, Art & Art History, Computer Science, English, Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies, Informatics, International Relations, International Studies, Mathematics, Music, Political Science, Theatre Arts
  • International Program Development
  • Peer Advisor Program Supervisor

Mary Mathew Wilson, M.A. Mary Mathew Wilson, M.A.
Director, Community-Based Learning Program

  • Advising related to volunteerism, service-learning, nonprofit internships
  • Support for publicly-engaged scholarship
  • Resource for nonprofit organizations seeking student involvement
  • Iowa Campus Compact liaison for the UI campus
  • Service Learning Fellow Course Instructor

Stacy Narcotta-Welp, M.A. Stacy Narcotta-Welp, M.A.
Director, Career Leadership Academy

  • Administration and oversight of the Career Leadership Academy and Global Leadership Initiative
  • Career Leadership Academy Instructor
  • Career Leadership Academy International Spring Break Service Learning Experience Coordinator
  • Certificate in Leadership Studies Advisor

Garry Klein, M.S. Garry Klein, M.S.
Director, Program Assessment and Research

  • Program Assessment
  • Program Support/Statistics
  • Pomerantz Research
  • Career Advising for Pre-Business, Business, Interdepartmental Business Undergraduate and Mac Majors
  • Adjunct Instructor for Job Search Strategies Class

Melissa  Fitzgerald, M.S. Melissa Fitzgerald, M.S.
Career Advisor

  • Career Advising for American Studies, Ancient Civilization, Classics, Education, Ethics & Public Policy, Foreign Language, Geographical & Sustainability Sciences, History, Interdepartmental Applied Human Services Track, International Relations, International Studies, Linguistics, Philosophy, Pre-Law, Psychology, Religion, Social Work and Sociology
  • Leadership Certificate Internship Course Instructor

Kayla Meyer, M.S. Kayla Meyer, M.S.
Creative Designer and Career Advisor

  • Career Advising for Health Science & Natural Science Majors
  • Graphic Design

Jenny Noyce, M.A. Jenny Noyce, M.A.
Career Advisor

  • Career Advising for American Studies, Ancient Civilization, Classical Languages, Education, Environmental Policy & Planning, Ethics & Public Policy, Foreign Languages, Geographical & Sustainability Sciences, History, Interdepartmental Studies - Applied Human Services, Linguistics, Philosophy, Psychology, Religious Studies, Social Work and Sociology
  • Diversity Initiatives

Sherry Rhinehart Sherry Rhinehart
Coordinator, Online Services & Webmaster

  • HireaHawk.com Database Administrator
  • Coordinate the Approval of On-Campus Interview and Job Posting Requests
  • HireaHawk.com Student Liaison
  • Pomerantz Career Center Webmaster
  • Internship Registration Coordinator

Joanna Halsch Joanna Halsch
Associate Director of Events

  • Plan and direct department career fairs, educational programs and other events for employers and students
  • Coordinate employer registration for events through HireaHawk

Matt Augeri, M.A. Matt Augeri, M.A.
Assistant Director, Career Leadership Academy & Career Advisor

  • Management of Career Leadership Academy Courses
  • Coordination of Career Leadership Academy Events
  • Career Leadership Academy Instructor
  • Career Advising for Health Science & Natural Science Majors

Erika Christiansen, M.A. Erika Christiansen, M.A.
Career Advisor & Outreach and Engagement Liaison

  • Career Advisor for Pre-Business, Business, Interdepartmental Business Undergraduate and MAc Majors
  • Adjunct Instructor for Social Media and the Job Search
  • Liaison to the Office of Outreach and Engagement
  • Coordinator for Hawkeye Lunch and Learn Series

David Kelzenberg David Kelzenberg
Coordinator, Departmental Support

  • Pomerantz Career Center and Leadership Studies Academic Programs Administration
  • Career Leadership Academy Course Administration
  • Faculty Appointments
  • Research, Writing and Reporting
  • Site Visit Travel Coordination
  • Technology Support and Facilities Scheduling and Issues
  • Internship Support

Cassie Potter Cassie Potter
Coordinator, Finances

  • Provide Financial Support to the Career Center & Office of the Provost
  • Analyze Budget Data and Prepare Projections
  • Human Resources

Regina Hatcher Regina Hatcher
Coordinator, Quality Service

  • Front Office Administrative and Functional Support
  • Schedule Appointments
  • Facilities Scheduling for Pearson Library, 3rd Floor Conference Room and Dean Fethke Room