Meredith College's Career Planning staff are serving in leadership roles and receiving recognition for their expertise.
Jane Matthews, assistant director, employer relations, in the Office of Career Planning, is serving as president of the North Carolina Career Development Association for 2017-18.
Katie Peterssen, assistant director, career development, Office of Career Planning, was awarded a grant from the North Carolina Career Development Association to fund the Angels Suited for Success professional development certificate program for the Office of Career Planning.
Dana Sumner, director, Office of Career Planning, was presented with the Roy N. Anderson award at the annual North Carolina Career Development Association conference on October 13. “The Roy” honors the spirit of excellence and an individual who has made contributions to career development at the state, regional, and national levels. Sumner received four distinct letters of nomination from colleagues representing three different institutions and years of professional support for career professionals at all stages of career and devotion to career education excellence.