Meet the Team

Career Development Leadership Team

Ella Aho, M.Ed.

Ella Aho, M.Ed.

Director of Career Development

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

STC 002G

Email:

Ella.Aho@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Her

Julie Meldrum

Julie Meldrum

Administrative Assistant to the Director

Responsibilities:

Oversees the following  logisitcs:

  • Scheduling meetings for the Director of Career Development
  • Handles tabling and information sessions for employers

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002F

Phone:

801-957-4305

Email:

julie.meldrum@slcc.edu

Devon Darland, M.A.

Devon Darland, M.A.

Associate Director for Employer Engagement and Internships

Campus:

South City

Room:

1-061S-C

Email:

Devon.Darland@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Her

Melissa Kraft

Melissa Kraft

Student Employment Coordinator

Campus:

South City

Room:

1-061S

Email:

mkraft6@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Her

Career Development Team

 

Students: Questions regarding holds and classes, please make an appointment with Academic Advising BEFORE Career Services: http://www.slcc.edu/academicadvising/

Employers: Questions regarding posting a job or internship, tabling, or job fairs please go here: 
 https://www.slcc.edu/careerservices/employers/index.aspx

 

Alyshia Jenkins

Alyshia Jenkins

Salt Tech Program Manager

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment

  • Supports Salt Tech students, faculty, and acdemic advisors

Walk-in Hours

Tuesdays 8:30am - 10:00am

Wednesday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

 

Campus:

South City

Room:

1-061S-A

Phone:

801-957-3403

Email:

Alyshia.Jenkins@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Hers

Kevin Springer

Kevin Springer

Salt Tech and Applied Sciences Career Coach

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

Walk-in Hours

Tuesday 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Wednesday 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Thursday 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Campus:

Westpointe

Building:

Student Support Building

Room:

SSB 102

Phone:

801-957-2154

Email:

kevin.springer@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

He/Him

Vacant

Vacant

Humanities and Social Sciences Career Coach- Vacant

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

Danielle Shepherd

Danielle Shepherd

Art, Media, and Communication Career Coach

Responsibilities:

 Schedule an Appointment

  • Area of Study: Arts, Media, and Communications

Walk-in Hours

Monday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am - 11:00am

Wednesday 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Campus:

South City

Building:

1-061SB

Room:

SCM

Phone:

801-957-3047

Email:

dsheph16@slcc.edu

Lauren Lowther

Lauren Lowther

Science, Engineering and Math Career Coach

Responsibilities:

 Schedule an Appointment

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

Walk-in Hours

Monday 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Tuesday 9:00am - 11:30am

Campus:

Jordan

Building:

JSTC

Room:

120

Phone:

801-957-5189

Email:

llowthe1@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Her

Jeff Barfuss

Jeff Barfuss

Health Sciences Career Coach

Responsibilities:

Schedule an Appointment


  • Area of Study: Health Sciences

Walk-in Hours

Wednesday 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Thursday 9:00am - 12:00pm

Campus:

Jordan

Building:

JSTC

Room:

120

Phone:

801-957-6242

Email:

Jeff.Barfuss@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

He/Him

Daniel Hooten

Daniel Hooten

Business and CSIS Career Coach

Responsibilities:

  • 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

Walk-in Hours

Wednesday 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Thursday 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Friday 9:00am - 11:30am

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002A

Phone:

801-957-4807

Email:

dan.hooten@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

He/Him

Janet Perschon

Janet Perschon

Employer Engagement Specialist

Responsibilities:

Oversees the Cooperative Education  (Co-op) Program:

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

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002B

Phone:

801-957-4548

Email:

Janet.Perschon@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Hers

April Teran

April Teran

Campus Internship Program Coordinator

Responsibilities:

Oversees the Campus Internship Program (CIP) Including:

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

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

Student Center

Room:

002D

Phone:

801-957-4660

Email:

April.Teran@slcc.edu

Pronouns:

She/Her

CAREER SERVICES OFFICE LOCATIONS:

Main office number for all campuses801-957-4014

Taylorsville Redwood Campus: Ground Level 002
In Person Hours 8:00am-4:30pm M-F
South City Campus: 1-061S
In Person Hours 8:00am-4:30pm M-F
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- Two Career Coachs
In Person Hours: Monday-Wednesday, Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

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/