Employer Advisory Board

Employer Advisory Board:

The Employer Advisory Board provides an opportunity for you to serve in an advisory capacity as a recruitment expert and champion of the Career Center's vision, mission, services, and programs. Members share insights with colleagues and facilitate recruitment partnerships, all while increasing their visibility at the University and developing relationships with faculty and staff. Membership on this board is a one-year commitment. 

Check out some of this year's Employer Advisory Board members who shared a piece of career advice for our Falcons:


Bobby Bergstrom ('20)

Position: Sort Manager at FedEx Ground - Denver Hub

"At the end of the day, you are solely responsible for your success and your failure. The sooner you realize and integrate that into your work ethic, you will start being successful."


Shawn Coots

Position: Division President at McLane Company

"Dedicate yourself to long term goals, while realizing small accomplishments build the momentum for the 'person you are chasing'."


Katie Deisler

Position: Associate University Recruiter at Gartner

"Own your journey! It’s ok if your professional journey looks different than someone else’s or varies from what your (insert well-meaning family member here) expects."


Kelly Diamond

Position: Human Resource Program Manager at Hyland

"Never stop building your professional network."


Julie Dibartolomeo

Position: Senior Human Resources Advisor at Speedway LLC

"If you can back up your classroom learning with real business experience it will not only help put you ahead of others in the candidate pool, but it can result in advanced position offers due to your hands-on experience."


Casie Grau

Position: Human Resources Manager at Ohio Mutual Insurance Group

"Expose yourself to an array of opportunities and people; then intentionally learn from each one."


Jim Grzegorczyk

Position: Senior Manager at Charter Communications

"Your attitude will determine your outcome! Stay positive!"


Emmanual Guillory ('09)

Position: Director of Student and Institutional Aid Policy at the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

"Don’t be afraid to take advantage of the opportunities presented to you. No role is too small for your hard work and quality work product to shine."


Danielle Heffernan

Position: Manager, Cooperative Learning Partnerships at Cedar Point

"You will learn something from every job you have in life. Always be professional and treat each job like it is what you want to do for the rest of your life."


Eric Jones ('00)

Position: Senior Relations Manager at Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans

"Don’t be afraid to fail. Failures happen so that you can grow and learn from them. Also, make things that are uncomfortable, comfortable. Expand your comfort zone!"


Ryan Kozey ('99, '04)

Position: Operations Director at The BAZ Group, Inc.

"Take responsibility. One of the best character traits to find in someone is when something doesn’t go right, they step up and own what they should and they make it right."


Amy Martin

Position: Compensation Analyst at The Andersons Inc.

"Do not be reluctant to change or take new opportunities! Those opportunities will allow you to learn and grow in your career."


Katie Nagle

Position: Inside Sales Manager at Schindler Elevator Company

"Do not go after a career because of title, status, or money. Go after a career or role that you are going to really LOVE doing."


Jameca Powell

Position: Corporate Recruiter II at Medical Mutual of Ohio

"It's okay to graduate without a career. I remember being stressed senior year because classmates landed amazing jobs. I took my time and learned about different industries within business before landing a role in HR."


Keon Rayford ('17)

Position: Property Management Business Partner at Target Corporation

"Slow down and smell the roses. There is no need to rush through these amazing experiences you all are having at BGSU."

LaMeika Robinson

LaMeika Robinson

Position: Manager, Talent Acquisition at Columbus City Schools

"Always build solid professional relationships within your university and work environment."


Rich Rosenthal ('74, '76)

Position: Principle and Founder at RSR Consulting LLC

"Expand your horizons by being open to new and unexpected opportunities and familiarize yourself with your prospects ahead of meeting them."


Ramy Sarsour

Position: President at Medical Scribing Solutions

"Work hard. If you choose to pursue a career that you're passionate about, you won't even realize you're doing it."


Juliet Slutzker ('15)

Position: Affiliate Partnerships Coordinator at National Wildlife Federation

"We’re all just people! Treat others as you’d want to be treated. Being kind, respectful, and letting your personality shine will go a long way."


Whitney Taylor ('09)

Position: User Experience Design Manager at Google/YouTube

"Take your fate into your own hands. Knock on every door (politely) until one opens."


Chelsea Zaboroski

Position: Talent Acquisition Specialist at Enterprise Holdings

"I believe it is important to be open minded in the workplace. The willingness to listen to other ideas and opinions and consider the possibility others may change your own perspective - which is okay!"