Melanie Scarlata

Senior Associate Director, Employer Relations, Career Services
Chicago Booth

Melanie Scarlata

As a member of the Employer Relations team since 2012, Scarlata is responsible for cultivating and expanding company relationships on behalf of Booth students and alumni. Scarlata partners with organizations within the financial services sector, specifically investment banks and investment management firms, as well as those operating in the social impact space to develop strategies to best engage with Booth talent.

Scarlata joined career services in 2004. She managed the campus recruiting process and subsequently worked with the coaching team to develop and implement career management programming.

Prior to Booth, she worked for Chicago Research and Trading, a LaSalle Street proprietary trading firm before taking a 10-year sabbatical to spend time with her family. Scarlata earned a BA in Economics and Political Science from Loyola University of Chicago.