Resources for the Media

As the leading, national professional association for career counselors and specialists, NCDA is often consulted by the news media for information related to career planning and decision-making, national trends, best practices in job searching and other career-related topics.

This guide is intended to be a resource for journalists seeking sources in the following topical areas. Inclusion in this list is voluntary and requires only a willingness to speak to the news media and to respond to media inquiries promptly. Topics included in the guide are





TOPIC

 

CONTACT

Career Trends, Job Outlook, Unemployment

Rich Feller, Ph.D.

Professor, Counseling and Career Development

University Distinguished Teaching Scholar

School of Education, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO 80523-1588
O 970-491-6879 H 970-493-5228
Rich.Feller@colostate.edu

 

Charles Lehman, Director

Employment and Economic Information Center of NM

2909 La Veta NE

Albuquerque, NM 87110

Phone 505-938-1282w 505-270-0171c

 

Lisa Severy, Ph.D.

Director of Career Services &

Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

Center for Community, 3rd Floor

University of Colorado BOULDER

Lisa.Severy@Colorado.edu

303-492-4104

Social Media in Job Search; Technology & Career Development

 

Paul Timmins

Director of Career Services -- College of Liberal Arts

University of Minnesota

612-624-9812

timmi004@umn.edu

 

Melissa A. Venable, PhD

Education Writer

OnlineCollege.org

813-545-8912

melissa.venable@yahoo.com

 

Marie Zimenoff

A Strategic Advantage
333 W. Drake Road, Suite 11
Fort Collins, CO 80526
www.astrategicadvantage.com
970.420.8413 or 800.517.2080

 

Collegiate Job Market

 

Jamie J. Johnson, MS, MCC

Associate Director, Career Development

Davidson College, Center for Career Development

704-894-2524

jjjohnson@davidson.edu

 

Lisa Severy, Ph.D.

Director of Career Services &

Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

Center for Community, 3rd Floor

University of Colorado BOULDER

Lisa.Severy@Colorado.edu

303-492-4104

 

Paul Timmins

Director of Career Services -- College of Liberal Arts

University of Minnesota

612-624-9812

timmi004@umn.edu

Mental Health & Career Counseling

 

Cynthia D. Marco-Scanlon, Ph.D., PCC-S       

National Career Development Association Secretary  www.ncda.org

Interim Director, Coord. of Career Education & Career Counselor, Adjunct Faculty

Center for Career Services  www.jcu.edu/careercenter

John Carroll University

cmarco@jcu.edu       

216-397-4237     

 

Lee Covington Rush, Ph.D., NCC

Assistant Professor – Counseling

Coordinator – Graduate Career Counseling Certification Department of Counseling, Adult, and Higher Education Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115

815-753-8210

lrush@niu.edu

Transition to Retirement

 

Rich Feller, Ph.D.

Professor, Counseling and Career Development

University Distinguished Teaching Scholar

School of Education, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO 80523-1588
O 970-491-6879 H 970-493-5228
Rich.Feller@colostate.edu

 

Pat Schwallie-Giddis

Associate Professor

George Washington University

(O) 202-994-6856

(C) 571-251-4282
drpat@gwu.edu

Social Justice & Career Development

 

Lee Covington Rush, Ph.D., NCC

Assistant Professor – Counseling

Coordinator – Graduate Career Counseling Certification Department of Counseling, Adult, and Higher Education Northern Illinois University DeKalb, IL 60115

815-753-8210

lrush@niu.edu

 

Salary information by occupation

 

Charles Lehman, Director

Employment and Economic Information Center of NM

2909 La Veta NE

Albuquerque, NM 87110

Phone 505-938-1282w 505-270-0171c

 

Marie Zimenoff

A Strategic Advantage
333 W. Drake Road, Suite 11
Fort Collins, CO 80526
www.astrategicadvantage.com
970.420.8413 or 800.517.2080

Internships

 

Jamie J. Johnson, MS, MCC

Associate Director, Career Development

Davidson College, Center for Career Development

704-894-2524, personal cell: 859-537-3001

jjjohnson@davidson.edu

 

Lisa Severy, Ph.D.

Director of Career Services &

Assistant Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs

Center for Community, 3rd Floor

University of Colorado BOULDER

Lisa.Severy@Colorado.edu

303-492-4104

 

Paul Timmins

Director of Career Services -- College of Liberal Arts

University of Minnesota

612-624-9812

timmi004@umn.edu

Government Relations & Legislation

See RESOURCES FOR THE MEDIA on the Government Relations page.