Staff and Mission

Career Services Staff Photo

Mission Statement

The staff at SUNY Cortland Career Services is dedicated to providing high quality career counseling assistance to students, alumni, and community members with an emphasis on the development of lifetime skills that lead to successful career and educational choices.

Career Services Staff

Michele Baran, assistant director/online operations specialist

  • graduate outcomes, social media, career counseling

Mickey Gibbons, career resource specialist

  • employer relations, on-campus recruiting, job search

Courtney Mantey, credentials coordinator

  • letters of recommendation, fingerprinting

Lisa Randolph, assistant director

  • career counseling, teacher certification

Calvin Ruthven, student employment coordinator

  • student employment, job search, mock interviews

John Shirley, director of career services

  • career counseling, internships, teacher certification

Donna Young, secretary

  • office administration