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.
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!
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 Raymond A. 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 Raymond A. 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.
Miller Hall, Room: 1054
Director, Corporate Relations & Employer Development
MPS, Penn State University
BBA, 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.
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.
W&M Washington Center
Assistant Director, Recruiting & Operations
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.
Associate Director, Career Advising & Education
Dennis brings extensive career development experience having worked in higher education, corporate outplacement, and with the state government. He has worked with senior executives, the long term unemployed and consistently been successful when mentoring and motivating individuals in career exploration. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Taylor University and his Master of Arts degree in Guidance and Counseling from Providence College.
Miller Hall, Room 1052