Career Development Committee

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Current Chairs

  • 2013-2014 Co-Chairs:
    • Yoo Mi Choi, UC Riverside
    • Alvin Nguyen, Sonoma State University

Past Chairs

  • 2010-2011 Chair: Kelly Cole, UC Davis
  • 2009-2010 Chair: Angela Grundy, UC Irvine
  • 2008-2009 Chair: Inactive
  • 2007-2008 Chair: Inactive
  • 2006-2007 Chair: Inactive
  • 2005-2006 Chair: Inactive
  • 2004-2005 Chair: Inactive
  • 2003-2004 Chair: Letycia Gomez, CSU Los Angeles
  • 2002-2003 Chair: Heidi Zeich, Loyola Marymount University

Outline

  • Travel – Optional. Attendance at the Annual Conference and Exposition preferred
  • Programming - No
  • Communication by phone, mail, fax, e-mail or on-site meetings

Purpose

To facilitate employment opportunities between prospective employees and employers across the region

Responsibilities

  1. Facilitate on-going conversations and engagement in regards to career development opportunities via social media, WACUHO Forums, and WAVES newsletter.
  2. Connect members to career development resources, and collaborate with other professional development focused committees with similar initiatives (i.e. New Professionals Committee).
  3. Encourage members to utilize ACUHO-I and other student affairs professional competencies to engage in self-assessment and reflection for career path development.
  4. Offer formal presentations, roundtables, and resource tabling during WACE to engage members in career development topics and to provide career path advice.
  5. Prepare and submit two copies of an annual report to the Vice President by May 1 which summarizes the committee’s activity during the year. Report will be shared with the incoming chair (see Appendix for sample).
  • Note - This committee was formally known as the Placement Committee. Name and purpose change in 2012-2013 year