Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5225 USA
Amanda Jeppesen serves Career and Student Employment Services as an employer engagement assistant. Previous to this professional role, she served the department in three different capacities as a student from 2009-2014, culminating in the role of co-chair of The Career Fair 2014. She received her Bachelors of Arts from Western Michigan University, where her majors were Spanish and English, and her minor was marketing.
She graduated from the Lee Honors College with her thesis, “WMU Career and Student Employment Services—present practices and future recommendations for employer relations;” she applies the knowledge gained from her research every day in her work. Interesting facts include a semester studying abroad in Spain, refereeing high school swimming and diving, and being the fourteenth WMU alum in her family.