Laurie's work focuses on event and communication management for the Career Center. From career fairs to employer professional development events, Laurie strives to ensure that career-related events go off without a hitch. Additionally, she crafts most of the Career Center's correspondence and pulls together a variety of programs and promotional materials. She also manages the college's Handshake system and the Career Center website and serves as the internal contact for employers. A creative type who is still detail-oriented, Laurie is a recovering perfectionist who loves to think out of the box and dream up innovative solutions. Laurie holds a bachelor of arts degree in English from Calvin College. Her eclectic past work experiences before landing in the Career Center include managing an art studio, teaching English in Budapest, wrangling a state legislator, and coordinating certification and accreditation for Calvin's education department.
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