Susan Caizzi, Associate Director
Susan has been a member of the Career Center since July 2006. Previously she was the Business and Technology Team Leader and Cooperative Education Coordinator at Johnson & Wales University. Susan earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Johnson & Wales University and a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science degree from Roger Williams University. She also has obtained certifications in Human Resource Management and Career Counseling Competencies. Susan is a certified Myers-Briggs Certified Practitioner. Prior to her career in higher education, Susan started her career with the U.S. Army, where she was stationed in Germany. Additionally, she has worked as a software trainer which included projects in both the private and government sectors across the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
Susan enjoys long road trips with her family, watching Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots games and spending time at the beach.
Susan counsels students and alumni of all levels who are majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math.
Alyssa Snizek, Career Advisor
Alyssa has been with the Career Center since December 2008. Alyssa attended the University of Rhode Island where she received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Marketing in 2004. Following her tenure at URI, Alyssa went on to work at Providence College for several years where she earned a Master of Education in Education Counseling. At PC Alyssa worked in Alumni Relations, coordinating events for young alumni and students, which fueled her passion for working in student affairs. In addition to her degrees, Alyssa is a certified Myers-Briggs Type Indicator practitioner.
Alyssa enjoys spending time with her husband and son. She loves the beach, skiing, knitting, and can often be found in the kitchen cooking or baking.
Alyssa counsels students of all levels and alumni in the School of Justice Studies, as well as the Social Sciences in the Feinstein College of Arts and Sciences.
Amelia Scott, Career Advisor
Amelia has been with the Career Center since September 2013. She attended the University of Rhode Island where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies in 2010. Amelia then worked in the Office of Internships and Experiential Education at URI while she earned her Master of Science in Human Development and Family Studies with a concentration in College Student Personnel. Following her time at URI, Amelia went on to work at Wentworth Institute of Technology in the Career Center as a Co-op Advisor, coordinating co-ops for students in Computer Technology.
Amelia enjoys spending time with her family and her two year old Border Collie. She loves reading, knitting, and being creative. During the summer you can find her camping, kayaking, or hiking in the great outdoors.
Amelia counsels students of all levels and alumni in the School of Education as well as the Division of Arts and Humanities in the Feinstein College of Arts and Sciences.
Jennifer Conole, Career Advisor
Jennifer began working at the Career Center in 2013. She comes to the Center with more than 6 years of experience in career services, and 10 years of experience in adult education. Previously, Jen worked in career services with the Federal government, for the Department of Homeland Security for the United States Coast Guard, and with the U. S. Navy prior to that. Jen earned a Master of Science in Counseling/Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Phoenix in San Diego, CA, and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA. She is a certified Job and Career Transition Coach (JCTC) and Job and Career Development Coach (JCDC), a member of the National Resume Writers Association, and an Academy-Certified Resume Writer. Prior to working in career services, Jen began her career with the U. S. Navy, followed by work in human services and case management.
Jen enjoys exercise, traveling, and spending time with her husband and young daughter. She loves baseball, and has played on women’s baseball teams. She also loves watching the Red Sox.
Jen counsels students and alumni from the Gabelli School of Business.
Pam Fournier, Program Coordinator
Pam joined the Career Center in January 2004. Previously she worked for Target in the team service center department. Pam earned her Bachelor of General Studies degree with a concentration in Psychology at Roger Williams University and is currently pursuing a Master of Social Work (MSW) at Rhode Island College. Pam enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.