Meet the Team

Supervising Team

Ella Aho, M.Ed.

Ella Aho, M.Ed.

Director

Pronouns: She/Her

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

STC 002G

Devon Darland, M.A.

Devon Darland, M.A.

Assistant Director for Employer Engagement and Internships

Pronouns: She/Her

Campus:

South City

Room:

1-061S-C

Phone:

801-957-3401

Email:

Devon.Darland@slcc.edu

April Teran

April Teran

Administrative Assistant

Pronouns: She/Her

Responsibilities:

Oversees the following  logisitcs:

  • Employer tabling
  • Job fair registration and payment 
  • Employer Sponsorships
  • Support with  SLCC departments and employer approvals in Handshake

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002F

Phone:

801-957-4660

Email:

april.teran@slcc.edu

Alyshia Jenkins

Alyshia Jenkins

Campus Internship Program Coordinator

Pronouns: She/her

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

Oversees the Campus Internship Program (CIP) Including:

  • Supporting CIP students
  • Supporting CIP supervisors
  • Overseeing CIP job fair and programming

Campus:

South City

Room:

1-061S-A

Phone:

801-957-3403

Email:

Alyshia.Jenkins@slcc.edu

Dan Hooten

Dan Hooten

Business and Computer Science Career Coach

Pronouns: He/Him

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Computer Science and Information Technologies
  • Business/Culinary Arts
  • MCAT - Automotive Programs
  • School of Applied Technology Certificate Programs:
    • Commercial Foods Certificate
    • Commercial Baking

Campus:

Taylorsville

Room:

002A

Phone:

801-957-4807

Email:

dan.hooten@slcc.edu

Career Development Team

 

For questions regarding holds and classes, please make an appointment with Academic Advising: http://www.slcc.edu/academicadvising/

Janet Perschon

Janet Perschon

Employer Engagement Specialist

Pronouns: She/Hers

Responsibilities:

Oversees the Cooperative Education  (Co-op) Program:

  • Supporting students with registering for Co-op
  • Supporting Co-op faculty 

Campus:

Taylorsville

Room:

002B

Phone:

801-957-4548

Email:

Janet.Perschon@slcc.edu

Kevin Springer

Kevin Springer

Career Coach

Pronouns: He/Him

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

  • Areas of Study: Manufacturing, Construction, and Applied Technologies at Westpointe Campus & the Aviation Education Center.
  • Science, Math, and Engineering Programs at Westpointe Campus

Campus:

Westpointe

Building:

Student Support Building

Room:

SSB 102

Phone:

801-957-2154

Email:

kevin.springer@slcc.edu

Miguel Nieto-Palma

Miguel Nieto-Palma

Career Coach- Hablo Espanol

Pronouns: He/Him

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Humanities / Social & Behavioral Sciences, Education, and Human Services
    • Interdisciplinary Studies

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002C

Phone:

801-957-4606

Email:

miguel.nieto-palma@slcc.edu

Danielle Shepherd

Danielle Shepherd

Art, Media, and Communication Career Coach

Responsibilities:

 Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Arts, Media, and Communications

Campus:

South City

Building:

1-061SB

Room:

SCM

Phone:

801-957-3047

Email:

dsheph16@slcc.edu

Lauren Lowther

Lauren Lowther

Career Coach

Responsibilities:

 Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Science, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Interdisciplinary Studi

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

STC

Room:

002D

Phone:

801-957-5189

Email:

llowthe1@slcc.edu

Jeff Barfuss

Jeff Barfuss

Career Coach

Pronouns: He/Him

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Health Sciences

Campus:

Jordan

Building:

JSTC

Room:

120

Phone:

801-957-6242

Email:

Jeff.Barfuss@slcc.edu

Kshitija Wagle

Kshitija Wagle

Campus Internship Program Intern

Pronouns: She/Her

CAREER SERVICES OFFICE LOCATIONS:

Main office number for Taylorsville: 801-957-4014

TRC: Ground Level 002
In Person Hours 8:00am-4:30pm M-F
Virtual Hours 7:00am-8:00am, 4:30pm-7:00pm
South: 1-061S
In Person Hours 8:00am-4:30pm M-F
Virtual Hours 7:00am-8:00am, 4:30pm-7:00pm
Westpointe: SSB 102- One Career Coach
In Person Hours Monday 7:00am-3:30pm, Tuesday/Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm,  Wednesday 9:30am-6:30pm
Virtual Hours Fridays 8:am-4:30pm

Jordan: JSTC 120- One Career Coach

In Person Hours: Monday-Wednesday, Friday 7:00am-1pm
Virtual Hours: Thursday 8am-4:30pm; OR visit the Jordan Career Coach at TRC on Thursdays from 7:00am-1pm

If you are looking to make an appointment to talk about registering for classes or holds, please contact the Academic Advising office located here: http://www.slcc.edu/academicadvising/