NJC3 2018-2019 Executive Board

Amanda Choo


Rutgers University, New Brunswick


Amanda Choo is a Career Education Specialist at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. In this role, she supports students with out of the classroom experiences, such as internships and co-ops. Most of her time is dedicated to developing strategies, workshops, marketing, and communication in regard to internship education for both students and employers.

She attained both her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Master’s degree in Human Resource Management at Rutgers University. Prior to becoming President of NJC3, she held the following NJC3 Executive Board positions: VP of Awards and VP of Programming.

Rosa Santana

Vice President of Programming

Berkeley College


Rosa Santana is an innovative design, career and technology connoisseur with experience in higher education administration and student affairs. Rosa is the Assistant Director, Career Services at Berkeley College Online, held the Vice President of Communications and Website, 2017-2018, a member of NACE, EACE, SHRM, and NJBIA. She is continually looking for opportunities to provide a spectrum of tools, resources, and guides for students and alumni in career search. Rosa spearheads a gamut of projects that cultivate effective programming, sustainable business relationships, technology-efficiency and student-centric environments.


At Berkeley College, she was recognized for her 5 years of service and received an award for the Culture for Caring Poster Contest. Rosa Santana received the Teamwork Award and was featured in the Career Services Success Story. She is also known for her community services and was awarded the Community Leader Award by Councilman Julio Tavarez and the Civic Association.


Rosa Santana holds a Master of Science degree from Full Sail University, a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bloomfield College, and is currently pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy degree at Walden University.

Juli McDonald

Vice President of Awards


Catarina Caulfield

Vice President of Networking and Social Events
Rutgers University, New Brunswick


Catarina Caulfield is the Job & Internship Developer on the Employer Relations team at Rutgers University Career Services. She works closely with employers to build a recruitment strategy and help them secure the best of RU talent. Catarina also serves as the primary contact for fraudulent job reporting and investigation, is the employer liaison for the Rutgers Internship & Co-op Program, and leads bi-annual diversity recruitment events for Rutgers University Career Services.


Catarina received her Bachelor’s Degree with concentrations in Portuguese, Economics, & Labor Studies and is currently pursuing her Masters of Labor & Employment Relations, at Rutgers University. She is currently serving as the Vice President of Networking & Social Events and will continue to serve on the programming committee.

Casey Hennessey

Past President

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Casey Hennessey is an Assistant Director of Employer Relations at NJIT and coordinates the On-Campus Interviewing Program. Prior, she was an Academic Advisor within the College of Computing Sciences at NJIT.

She is currently serving as Past President. Her previous roles within the organization include, President (2017-2018), Vice President of Programming (2016-2017), and Parliamentarian (2015- 2016). Casey received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication from Monmouth University and Master of Education in College Student Affairs from Rutgers University.

Kelly Keyes

Kelly Keyes

Vice President of Finance and Membership

Fairleigh Dickinson University


Kelly is a Career Development Specialist at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus in Madison, New Jersey. She serves as a counselor for current students on career related topics from resume and cover letter reviews to internship searching and interviewing skills. She provides guidance and support for undecided students utilizing her counseling skills and assessments to assist students in making important academic decisions. Kelly also conducts outreach to maintain and foster new relationships with employers and to plan career related events on campus. She serves as an instructor for first-year seminar courses and is actively involved within the campus community.


Kelly is a National Board Certified Counselor and received both her Master of Arts in Counseling and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Montclair State University.

Ashley Alba



Chrissy Sandella

Vice President of Communications and Website

Montclair State University


Chrissy Sandella is the Director of Data Management and Analysis at Montclair State University.  She oversees the implementation and management of technological resources for Career Services, including databases, websites, social media and other online tools.  She plays an integral role in the strategic planning and assessment of Career Services.  Additionally, she is responsible for marketing, event promotion and student communication.

Chrissy received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies from The College of New Jersey and a Master of Arts in Public and Organizational Relations from Montclair State University. 

Michelle St. George

Vice President of Employer Services
Rutgers University, New Brunswick


Michelle St. George is the Associate Director for Employer Development in University Career Services at the Rutgers University-New Brunswick Campus. She leads and supports employer initiatives and services to meet the needs of students. Michelle works to strengthen the relationships with current employers and diversify the base of employers. In addition, she works closely to manage the partnerships with members of the Knights of the Round Table partners program.

Michelle is currently the Vice President of Employer Services for the New Jersey Career Center Consortium and has been a member for over four years. Michelle received her Masters of Arts in Women and Gender Studies from Rutgers University and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at William Paterson University.

Gabriela Gutierrez

Vice President of Trends and Legal Issues

New Jersey Institute of Technology


Gabriela Gutierrez is an Assistant Director in the Career Development Services at NJIT. In her current role, Gabriela works with undergraduate, graduate, and alumni within the Newark School of Engineering. This includes advising students, developing workshops, and planning events. Prior to joining the team at NJIT, Gabriela worked in the Career Development Services at Rutgers University-Newark. She is currently the Vice President of Trends and Legal Issues for the New Jersey Career Center Consortium.

Gabriela received her M.A in Counseling Higher Education from Montclair State University and B.A in Public Administration from Kean University.

2018 New Jersey Career Center Consortium

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