Barbara joined the Fisher College Career Services team in February 2014, and is committed to helping students and alumni prepare for and develop their career plans. She works closely with employers to develop and maintain relationships to connect students and employers through on-campus recruiting events, the Fish*Net online job database, and faculty. Barbara holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology & Spanish and a Master of Public Administration degree from Clark University. Prior to working at Fisher College, Barbara was the Assistant Director in Clark University's Career Services office and managed employer relations. Previously, Barbara worked as a counselor in the mental health field and spent several years working abroad in Taiwan.
Lauren M. Merriam, Internship Coordinator
Lauren comes to Fisher College with background in career and internship advising, program development, and fundraising. While Lauren’s primary role is placing students in internships required for the HIT/HIM programs, she also spends time in Career Services and is available for resume and cover letter critiques, mock interviews, and general career guidance. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Rhode Island and Master’s in Higher Education Administration from Boston College.
Kayla Reeves, Assistant Director
Kayla joined the Fisher College Career Services team in August 2015. She manages the internship program for undergraduate day students and works closely with employers to develop, maintain, and strengthen relationships. Kayla earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology & Education and her Master of Public Administration degree from Clark University. Prior to working at Fisher College, Kayla worked in community engagement at a local nonprofit.
Kelly Holt, Career Advisor
Kelly serves as a career advisor for Fisher College students and alumni. She conducts individual appointments and facilitates workshops to assist with resume writing, interviewing skills, job search strategies, and career exploration. With a background in theater and counseling, Kelly also works as an acting teacher and coach. Her passion is helping people discover their interests, apply their talents, and realize their goals. Kelly holds a Master of Education in Counseling Psychology from Cambridge College and a Master of Arts in Acting from the Arts Educational Schools London.