Recruiters & Companies


If you are interested in hiring Chicago Booth students and alumni, please contact the appropriate staff at the Charles M. Harper Center, as listed below.

Career Services

Career Services
Harper Center
5807 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773.702.7405 / f. 773.702.9252
Julie Morton
Associate Dean, Career Services and Corporate Relations
Phone: 773.834.3591

Julie oversees the strategic direction of career services at Chicago Booth. She works with students and alumni on their career plans as well as with employers who wish to access Chicago Booth talent.

Meagan Watson
Assistant Director
Phone: 773.702.9188

Meagan manages corporate and student-facing activities and also supports scheduling and initiatives of the associate dean, Career Services and Corporate Relations.

Employer Relations

Chicago Booth's Employer Relations team is responsible for cultivating and expanding company relationships, developing branding and recruiting strategies through which firms can source MBA and experienced-hire talent, and hosting programs and events that support these goals. Employer development team members identify and build relationships with new companies, or those that may be reconnecting with Chicago Booth. Relationship management team members cultivate relationships with those firms that have an established presence among students and alumni, and includes those companies that participate in the campus recruiting process.
Stephanie O'Connor
Senior Director - Employer Relations
Phone: 773.834.5442
Christy Leak
Director – Relationship Management
Phone: 773.834.2839
Jackie Campbell
Assistant Director, Employer Programs & Events
Phone: 773.834.8623

Jackie manages Booth’s job board and event logistics for a variety of employer-facing programs and events.  

Katherine Knight
Manager, Employer Programs & Events
Phone: 773.7027407

Katherine manages the interview center and event logistics related to campus recruiting.

Corporate & Consulting Industry Coverage

Carol Winfrey, Janice Farrar and Huneth Lor work together to lead company relationships across a diverse range of corporate and consulting firms. 

Details on specific industry coverage can be found below.

Janice Farrar
Associate Director – Relationship Management
Phone: 773.702.9209

Janice works with corporates and consulting firms that host campus recruiting activities such as presentations and interviews, and she leads company relationships within the following industries:  consulting, consumer goods, healthcare and retail.  

Carol Winfrey
Senior Associate Director, Employer Development
Phone: 773.702.7738

Carol leads company relationships within the following industries: accounting, advertising and marketing services, business design, consumer research, life sciences, and luxury goods. In addition, Carol manages experienced hire recruiting (alumni and executive MBA candidates) for the following industries: consulting, consumer products, food and beverage, healthcare and retail. 

Huneth Lor-Fair
Assistant Director—Employer Development
Phone: 773.834.0243

Huneth leads company relationships within the following industries: aerospace and aviation, agribusiness, automotive, chemicals and plastics, construction, e-commerce, energy and utilities, entertainment, industrial products, manufacturing, media, printing and publishing, sports, technology and travel/transportation.

Financial Services and Nonprofit Industry Coverage

Danielle Scoppettuolo, Melanie Scarlata, and Katherine Darius work together to lead company relationships across a diverse range of financial services and nonprofit organizations. Details on specific industry coverage can be found below.

Danielle Scoppettuolo
Assistant Director - Relationship Management
Phone: 773.702.4286

Danielle leads company relationships within the following industries, working with companies that host campus recruiting activities such as presentations and interviews: investment banking, diversified financial services, and education.  

Katherine Darius
Associate Director - Employer Development
Phone: 773.702.7766

Katherine leads company relationships within the following industries: private equity, venture capital, accelerators and incubators, family foundations, financial technology, real estate, and select non-profits.

Melanie Scarlata
Senior Associate Director – Relationship Management
Phone: 773.834.8261

Melanie leads company relationships within the following industries: commercial banking, hedge funds, insurance, investment management, impact investing, government, and select nonprofits.  

Asia Pacific

Julia Herries
Director, Employer Relations - APAC
Phone: +852.2533.9509

Based in Hong Kong, Julia builds relationships throughout the APAC region.  

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Leslie Plaisted
Senior Associate Director - EMEA

Based in London, Leslie builds relationships throughout the EMEA region, including London, Barcelona, Geneva, Zurich, Paris, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Johannesburg.

Latin America & Canada

Katherine Darius
Associate Director–Latin America and Canada

Based in Chicago, Katherine builds relationships throughout Canada and Latin America, including Brazil, Santiago, and Mexico City.

Career Management

Jody Becker
Phone: 773.834.2618
Fern O'Neill
Senior Associate Director
Phone: 773.834.0098
Heather Packo
Senior Associate Director
Phone: 773.702.5092
Position Vacant
Associate Director
Meftehe Shebi
Associate Director
Phone: 773.702.9190
Johanna Smith
Associate Director
Phone: 773.702.9189
Cristina Shepard
Associate Director, Career Management Events
Phone: 773.834.3539
Kathryn Ward-Mytinger
Assistant Director, Career Management Programs & Events

Career Resource Center

Andrea Sanchez
Assistant Director
Phone: 773.834.0449
Sean Smith
Assistant Director
Phone: 773.834.5443


Rachel Tripp
Associate Director, Marketing
Phone: 773.702.6264

Information Systems and Reporting

Paul Steven
Senior Associate Director, Data Analysis and Research
Phone: 773.702.7016
Carolyn Rydz
Data Coordinator

Office Administration

Barbara Vance
Senior Office Manager
Phone: 773.702.7436