Employer Services and Career Events
Internships and Experiential Education
Glenda Henkel, M.Ed., M.S., Associate Director and Internship Program Coordinator
Glenda specializes in experiential education, especially internships, as well as resume writing and preparing personal statements for grad school applications. In addition to her Career Center roles as liaison to the College of Education and the Honors College, Glenda serves on the University Academic Advising Council and the Women in Leadership Conference planning committee.
A life-long Marylander, Glenda earned a B.A. in English with a minor in Psychology and certification in Secondary Education from Frostburg State, a M.Ed. in Student Personnel and Guidance from the College of New Jersey, and a M.S. in Professional Writing from TU. She came to TU in 1984 as an Associate Director of the Internship/Cooperative Education program and found a home and career that she loves! In her spare time, Glenda enthusiastically supports her kids, college and professional sports, music, Barnes & Noble (yes, she camped out for more than one release of Harry Potter) and the public library.
Rachel Bachman, M.Ed., NCC, Internship Coordinator/Career Advisor
Rachel joined the Towson Career Center in March of 2014. She specializes in internships and partnering with the College of Liberal Arts. Originally from Morgantown, WV, she received a B.A. in Sociology and Women’s Studies from Guilford College in Greensboro, NC. After struggling with finding the right career path, she realized she wanted to help others in the same situation and received her M.Ed. in School Counseling from Loyola University Maryland and her National Counseling Certification. Outside of work, Rachel enjoys TV with her dog, books set in boarding schools, making things, and biscuits.
Emily Tipton, Internship Coordinator/Career Advisor
Emily joined the Career Center team in June 2015 and works with the Internship, Employer Relations, and Advising teams. She has four years of experience in university career services at various schools in the south following her time in the marketing and graphic design industries. In her role, Emily advises students on resume, cover letter, and personal statement writing; interviewing; and developing search strategies for internships, jobs and graduate school programs. She also directly works with employers to create and refine internship programs that focus on student learning and professional development.
Emily earned her M.Ed. in Counselor Education from Clemson University and her B.S. in Sociology from Virginia Tech, where she competed for the Women’s Varsity Swim Team. Outside of work, she enjoys being active with her dog, watching ACC and Ravens football, reading, and attending any and all concerts and music festivals.
Katie Woerdeman, Student Employment Coordinator
Katie joined the Career Center in the fall of 2015 after several years of experience in Housing and Residence Life and Academic Advising here at Towson University. Katie is a proud member of the Towson community and is excited about providing support and guidance to students looking to further their collegiate experience through an on campus job.
Katie would describe herself as a lifelong learner and loves being in the classroom. Katie earned her B.A. in Psychology from East Carolina University, her M.S. in Child and Family studies from The University of Tennessee and currently pursuing her M.B.A through the dual program here at Towson University and University of Baltimore.
Outside of work Katie enjoys spending time with her favorite people, sweating it out in spin class or reading a good book while savoring a cup of Starbucks coffee.
Ryn Kapp, Graduate Assistant
Ryn serves as a member of the Internship Team and the Counseling and Advising Team in the Career Center. She co-organizes mobile units and participates in organizing a variety of Career Center events.
Originally from Oil City, Pennsylvania, Ryn earned a B.S. in Psychology from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. She is a current counseling psychology graduate student at Towson University. In her spare time, Ryn enjoys camping and spending time on the beach.
Zeba Ahmed, Career Peer Advisor
Jullyenne Antunes, Career Peer Advisor
Je’Nee Hawkins, Career Peer Advisor
Pauline Minnaar, Career Peer Advisor
Rachel Ungvarsky, Marketing Intern
Amanda Sands, Public Speaking Intern / Marketing Intern
Zhada Myrick, Public Speaking Intern
Michael Sullivan, Public Speaking Intern
Monique Easley, Student Assistant
Anthony Famiglietti, Student Assistant
Christa Fields, Student Assistant
Larry Gardner, Student Assistant
Stacey Jerome, Student Assistant
Akhira Muhammad, Student Assistant
The Career Center
7800 York Road Building, Suite 206 (map)
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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Express Hours Fall and Spring Semester: Monday – Thursday, 1 - 4 p.m.
(No appointment needed for 15-minute consultation)