Welcome to the 2021 Career Conference!

Join us for a career conference that celebrates being unstoppable and authentically you.

Throughout the day, you will build your True Blue Skills (career competencies), network with alumni and employers, and experience nationally recognized speakers who will challenge you to be unstoppable, flexible, and fearless in the pursuit of your goals.

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Welcome messages and Keynote Speakers

Vendor Room

Learn more about each of our vendors by selecting their logo below.

Our Team

First Last

Chrystal Stanley

Director
Professional & Career Development Services
 

Phone: (515) 271-3752

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Annette Watson

Annette Watson

Career Development Manager
Professional & Career Development Services

Phone: (515) 271-4715

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Leah Berte

Leah Berte

Coordinator
Professional & Career Development Services

Phone: (515) 271-1978

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Carlyn Crowe

Carlyn Crowe

Visiting Assistant Professor of Journalism
and Internship Coordinator

Phone: (515) 271-2033

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Planning Committee Thank You

Please join us in extending a special thank you to the individuals who were involved in our conference planning committee.

Breakout Sessions: Annette Watson (Chair), Mary Edrington, Trent Grundmeyer, Leslie Jackson, Jamie Pitlick, and Kristen Tollas
Employer Engagement: Carlyn Crowe (Chair), Samantha Leverenz, and Sophia Revord
Keynote Speakers: Maria Bohorquez (Chair), Natalie Bayer, Kathleen Richardson, and Christine Urish
Marketing and Student Engagement: Leah Berte (Chair), Stephanie Cardwell, Kaylyn Maher, Cheyann Neades, Kathleen Richardson, and Maggie Wildermuth
Website: Chrystal Stanley (Chair), Maria Bohorquez, and Maggie Wildermuth
Members at Large: Alejandro Hernandez and Liliana Roman
True Blue Skills Conference Intern: Madeline Nachtman

 

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