Employer Accounts & Events Manager

As Employer Accounts and Events Manager, Allison works with employers recruiting UVA students. She works one-on-one with employers to develop a recruiting strategy and manages events held by the Career Center, including on-Grounds Interviews.

Prior to joining the UVA Career Center in April 2018, Allison’s passion for animals lead her to work on the Emergency Response Team at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). In her new role, Allison is excited to contribute to students’ college experience and assist in exploring career possibilities.  

Allison graduated from James Madison University in 2016 with majors in International Affairs and Writing, Rhetoric and Technical Communication. While at JMU, she held roles in SafeRides, a student-run nonprofit dedicated to reducing drunk driving in Harrisonburg, and was involved in JMU’s Orientation program. Allison is passionate about public service and protecting the environment. She enjoys reading, hiking, and spending lazy Sundays with her favorite feline, Arya.   

Education

  • James Madison University, BA International Affairs and Writing