Staff and Mission

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, career counseling, data and systems

Mickey Gibbons, career resource specialist

  • employer relations, on-campus recruiting, job search

Courtney Mantey, secretary

  • office administration

Heidi Johnson, credentials coordinator

  • letters of recommendation, data entry

Meredith Morell, student employment coordinator

  • student employment, job search

Lisa Randolph, assistant director

  • career counseling, teacher certification

John Shirley, director of career services

  • career counseling, internships, teacher certification