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Career Paths

Common areas of employment

Marketing and Communications
Fundraising and Development
Educational Outreach
Events and Operations

Common job titles

Digital Marketing Manager
Social Media Strategy Consultant
Director of Development
Development & Education Associate
Artistic Director

Companies that hire arts management professionals

Overture Center for the Arts
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Capacity Interactive Consulting NYC
WFMT Chicago Classical & Folk Radio
Colorado Symphony
Chazen Museum of Art
Madison Children’s Museum
Smithsonian Institution

accepted offers within 6 months of graduation
— May ’23 graduates

The Career Team: Focused on You

Career Management Team

You will work with a skilled team of career coaches to develop and accomplish your individual career goals. You’ll benefit from career coaching, resume support, and interview preparation.

Jean Sink
Jean Sink
Director of Career Management
Jean brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to executive and career coaching, leveraging a background in staffing and industry recruitment, higher education enrollment and career management, as well as over 15 years of experience in coaching teams, individual contributors, new managers, emerging leaders, and senior-level executives. She is passionate about the impact of professional life coaching, specifically in working with leaders and teams who are striving to break through plateaus and achieve the next level in their own development, achievement, and career trajectory.
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Will Wait
Will Wait
Assistant Director of Career Management, MBA and Master’s Programs
Will is committed to empowering MBA and master’s students with career management skills for lifelong success. He has held marketing and management roles at Kraft Foods, Target Corporation, Lands’ End, and American Family Insurance, and also built a successful small business. Will earned both his BBA and MBA from the Wisconsin School of Business and previously served as director of admissions for the full-time MBA program.
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Employer Relations Team

The experienced employer relations team connects you with companies and industries where you want to work. We partner with leading companies from across the nation and around the globe that recruit and hire our students, year after year.

Leslie Taylor

Leslie Taylor

Director of Employer and Corporate Relations
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Connor Grey Perkins

Connor Perkins

Operations and Communications Coordinator
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Amanda Kost

Amanda Kost

Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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Karl Galko

Karl Galko

Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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