Career Lead for Entrepreneurship & Business Programs

Dillon currently serves as the Career Lead for Entrepreneurship and Business Programs. 

He previously served as the Assistant Director for Employer Relations, Career Communities for the UVA Career Center. With a background in academic counseling, event planning, and account management, Dillon worked to expand professional opportunities for students across the six Career Communities. This included developing and strengthening relationships with UVA alumni and employers in a wide array of industries and emerging markets.

He also previously managed the On-Grounds Interviewing program here at UVA. This program accounts for more than 6,000 interviews per year. Dillon also has a strong foundation in university advancement services, athletics, and community relations through his former roles at Duke University, North Carolina State University, North Carolina Central University, and Royall & Company. Dillon brought this varied and experienced perspective to the UVA Career Center in August 2014. 

Dillon graduated with his M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration from North Carolina State University in May 2014. He is also a proud 2011 UVA alum and an avid Wahoo sports fan.

Education

  • University of Virginia, B.A. in Sociology
  • North Carolina State University, M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration

Accomplishments

Green Dot Bystander Intervention Training, 2014

Novak Institute for Hazing Prevention, 2013