As part of the 2015-16 Huxley College of the Environment Speaker Series, panelists from four local environmental organizations will give their advice on environmental careers. Local organizations have helped many Huxley graduates enter the workforce as environmental professionals. This week we'll have representatives from four such organizations on campus to discuss the employment landscape, give application and interview advice (such as show up on time and don't wear pants with hammer loops), and detail the critical skills to develop while you are still a student. WWU Career Services advisers will also be at the session to answer any questions you may have.
- Derek Koellmann, Principal Environmental Planner, Anchor QEA (Private Sector)
- Keri Shepherd, Transportation Planner, Nooksack Indian Tribe (Tribal Employment)
- Rose Lathrop, Green Building & Smart Growth Manager, Sustainable Connections (Non-Profit Industries)
- Nick Saling, WCC Crew Supervisor... Continue reading