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At the Mason School’s Graduate Career Management Center, your success is our top priority. Whether you want to explore career options, learn more about professional development opportunities, or meet one-on-one with a counselor, our team of dedicated professionals are here to help.

 Phil Heavilin
Phil HeavilinExecutive Director
Phil Heavilin

Phil Heavilin

Executive Director

MA, Michigan State University
BS, Western Michigan University
Project Management Professional (PMP)

Phil serves as the Executive Director of the GCMC where he leads the career coaching, corporate development/ engagement, recruiting, employment outcomes & reporting and strategic planning efforts for the team. Phil brings over a decade of professional experience in graduate career management, training and education. Prior to joining William & Mary, Phil worked in graduate career management at Michigan State University College of Law, supporting law students and attorneys, while developing strategic partnerships with legal employers. As a Training Manager, Phil led a team of training consultants designing and delivering custom training and business process analysis for large-scale software implementation projects. Phil enjoys spending time with his wife and four sons.

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1065
Phone: 757-221-2295
Email: phil.heavilin@mason.wm.edu | LinkedIn

 Patrice Lincoln
Patrice LincolnDirector, Career Advising & Education
Patrice Lincoln

Patrice Lincoln

Director, Career Advising & Education

MBA, Fitchburg State University
BS, Fitchburg State University

Patrice is the Director of Career Advising and Education for GCMC. She earned both her Bachelor of Science in Business with a concentration in Marketing and her Master of Business Administration degrees from Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts.Patrice has been in the industry for many years working in Manufacturing, Hi-Tech, Laboratory Services and has owned her own marketing business. Looking to fulfill a desire to give back to the community, Patrice joined higher education about ten years ago where she became Dean at Mt Wachusett Community College in Massachusetts. She worked with a team of 50 employees to help reduce barriers to and increase retention in higher education for the low-income, first in family to college, population. It was in this role that Patrice defined her passion for staff development and eventually put her skills to use in advising graduate students at Mason beginning in 2015. Although a native of Massachusetts, the warmer weather and earlier blooming season brought her to Virginia and the lovely campus of William & Mary. Go Tribe!

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1052
Phone: 757-221-6245
Email: patrice.lincoln@mason.wm.edu | LinkedIn

 Justin Wright
Justin WrightAssociate Director, Career Advising & Education
Justin Wright

Justin Wright

Associate Director, Career Advising & Education

MEd, Northeastern University
MS, Northeastern University
BA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Justin is the Associate Director of Career Advising & Education for the Mason School of Business Graduate Career Management Center (GCMC). He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History in 2009 for Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. After graduation, Justin spent two years working for Harvard University Department of Athletics while earning a Master's degree in Sports Leadership from Northeastern University, in Boston, Massachusetts. Most recently, Justin served as the Manager of Student Success for Experiential Learning at Northeastern University, while also earning a Master of Education degree in Higher Education Administration. Justin joined the Mason School of Business in 2017 and is excited to be a part of the Mason family. He enjoys history, fishing, the Boston Red Sox, and spending time with his wife Caitlin, and English Bulldog, Sir Augustus.

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1052
Phone: 757-221-6367
Email: justin.wright@mason.wm.edu

 Michael Ryan
Michael RyanDirector, Corporate Relations & Employer Development
Mike Ryan

Michael Ryan

Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development

MPS, Penn State University
BBA, College of William & Mary

Mike serves as the Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development for the GCMC. As leader of the "CRED" team, Mike leads corporate engagement and development initiatives bringing together W&M alumni, employers, partners, friends and students. Mike leverages over twenty years of experience in human resource management, recruiting, business development, marketing and public relations. Prior to joining William & Mary, Mike worked in the aerospace/ defense, telecommunications and financial services industries where he led large-scale projects, events and diverse teams across multiple time zones. Mike resides in the Northern Virginia area with his wife and two children.

Contact Information

W&M Washington Center
Phone: 703-629-1546
Email: michael.ryan@mason.wm.edu | LinkedIn

 Kathryn Compton
Kathryn ComptonAssociate Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development
Kathryn Compton

Kathryn Compton

Associate Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development

MA, College of William & Mary (expected 2018)
BA, Elon University
Paralegal Certificate, Duke University

Since 2011, Kathryn has been working in career services at the College of William & Mary. Since 2014, she has worked with students, advising them through their career search and employer development at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business. Currently serving on the Corporate Relations and Employer Development team, Kathryn is on the road throughout Virginia working with employers to come to campus and providing them countless reasons why hire William & Mary. During her free time, she enjoys running half marathons, traveling as much as possible and cheering on her native Red Sox.

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1051
Phone: 757-221-2875
Email: kathryn.compton@mason.wm.edu | LinkedIn

 Amy Moyer
Amy MoyerAssociate Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development
Amy Moyer

Amy Moyer

Associate Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development

MBA, College of William & Mary (expected 2017)
BA, Christopher Newport University

Amy joins us from BlueLabs Analytics where she led New Partner Strategy and has spent the last six years expanding the accounts divisions of start-up technology firms in the DC area, focusing on market share acquisition, business development, sales strategies and corporate process efficiency. Previously, she served as the lead fundraiser and account manager for members of the Virginia State Legislature, the Congress, the Senate and for state/ nationwide non-profits. Amy is a 2007 graduate of Christopher Newport University in Communication Studies, and is a 2017 MBA candidate from William & Mary's Raymond A. Mason School of Business.

Contact Information

W&M Washington Center
Phone: 804-815-3328
Email: amy.moyer@mason.wm.edu

 Colleen Lynch
Colleen LynchCareer Services Recruitment Specialist
Colleen Lynch

Colleen Lynch

Career Services Recruitment Specialist

BA, Mary Baldwin College

Colleen is the Career Services Recruitment Specialist in the Graduate Career Management Center (GCMC). She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Mary Baldwin College with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. She is currently pursuing her Master of Education Degree in Higher Education here at William & Mary. Colleen comes to the GCMC with over fifteen years of business administrator experience and great people skills. She has served on many PTA Boards from the local school level up to the state level; she has chaired her neighborhood HOA Board, as well as served on the Architectural Review Board for her HOA. Colleen loves to vacation with her family and her favorite way to vacation is on a cruise ship.

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1049
Phone: 757-221-7887
Email: colleen.lynch@mason.wm.edu | LinkedIn

 Daniel Monahan
Daniel MonahanData & Reporting Manager
Daniel Monahan

Daniel Monahan

Data & Reporting Manager

MA, Virginia Tech University
BS, Virginia Tech University

Daniel is the Data and Reporting Manager for the GCMC. Daniel leads employment outcomes data collection, management and reporting for the GCMC. Previously he worked as a Data Analyst in the Product Department of Elephant Auto Insurance. He loves learning and using new programming languages and packages for new projects. He is an avid Go (Weiqi) and Ping Pong Player, who is always up for challenges. He has a wife and a beautiful daughter born Feb. 20, 2017.

Contact Information

Miller Hall, Room: 1057
Phone: 757-221-7846
Email: daniel.monahan@mason.wm.edu