Our Office

Meet the MBA Career & Professional Development team. We're happy to assist with all of your MBA recruiting needs at HBS. Find the sector, region, or area of focus below that best reflects your company and contact us to learn more about how you can work with our office.

Staff Profiles (Alphabetical)

The Career Education & Coaching team manages all student-facing communication and events from the MBA Career & Professional Development office. As the primary liaison to current students, the team works to convey the recruiting timeline and process via educational programs and communication.

The Employer Relations team initiates and manages relationships with new and existing recruiting partners. In addition to retaining current partners, the team performs extensive outreach to new companies, showcasing the value of the MBA and of recruiting at HBS.

The Marketing and Communications team manages the external branding and communication of MBA Career & Professional Development to companies and recruiters. The team also manages implementation of all new technology interfaces to recruiters and students, as well as managing all data collection and reporting.

The Recruiting Operations team manages the day-to-day relationships between MBA Career & Professional Development and more than 1500 recruiting partners who currently recruit from HBS. The team also handles all logistical planning and execution of on-campus recruiting events.

Phillip Andrews Associate Director 617.495.6086 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Africa, Canada, Europe, Latin America, Middle East
Allison Belanger Program Coordinator 617.495.6962 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Kendall Borges Manager, Digital Engagement 617.495.6527 Office Focus: Marketing & Communications
Tim Butler Senior Fellow & Director of Career Development Programs 617.495.6232 Office Focus: Office Leadership, Career Education & Coaching
Rebecca Carnahan Assistant Director 617.384.8511 Office Focus: Employer Relations
Melissa Coates Coaching Coordinator 617.495.6692 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Rosena Cornet Program Specialist 617.384.7758 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Drew Davis Recruiting Relations Manager 617.495.6235 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Entertainment/Media, Investment Banking, Other Finance, Sales & Trading, Real Estate, Venture Capital/Private Equity
Molly DeCastro Recruiting Relations Manager 617.384.8729 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Clean Tech, Communications, Energy, Entrepreneurship, General Management, Manufacturing, Retail and Luxury Goods, Telecommunications, Technology, Utilities
Catherine Elliott Manager 617.495.0705 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Rebecca Emerick Corporate Relations Director 617.495.6947 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Consulting, Other Services
Kristen Fitzpatrick Managing Director 617.496.2149 Office Focus: Office Leadership, Career Education & Coaching, Employer Relations
Harley Gillen Recruiting Relations Manager 617.495.2155 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Consulting, Hospitality, Other Services
Cathy Hutchinson Corporate Relations Director 617.496.3839 Office Focus: Employer Relations, Marketing & Communications Sector and Region Focus: Communications, Entertainment/Media, Technology, Telecommunications
Olivia Kjeldgaard Recruiting Relations Manager 617.495.3908 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Consumer Products, Investment Management/Hedge Funds, Retail and Luxury Goods
Hillary Mann Assistant Director, Marketing & Corporate Development 617.495.5649 Office Focus: Marketing & Communications
Laurie Matthews Corporate Relations Director 617.495.6221 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching, Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Entrepreneurship, Hospitality, Retail and Luxury Goods
Lauren Murphy Director 617.384.7580 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching, Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Consumer Products
Casey O'Connor Customer Support Specialist 617.495.6233 Office Focus:Employer Relations
Kurt Piemonte Corporate Relations Director 617.495.6390 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Asia Pacific, South Asia
Scott Renner Associate Director 617.495.8884 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: General Management, Manufacturing, Utilities
Amanda Schmitt Coaching and Program Specialist 617.384.8504 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Jonathan Shepherd Corporate Relations Director 617.495.6749 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Investment Banking, Investment Management/Hedge Funds, Other Finance, Real Estate, Sales & Trading, Venture Capital/Private Equity
Jennifer Simons Recruiting Relations Manager 617.495.2899 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Government, Healthcare, Social Enterprise
Katie Stewart Assistant Director 617.496.1068 Office Focus: Career Education & Coaching
Betsy Strickland Corporate Relations Director 617.495.4912 Office Focus: Employer Relations Sector and Region Focus: Clean Tech, Energy, Government, Healthcare, Social Enterprise
Christine Van Dae Assistant Director, Market Intelligence 617.495.6583 Office Focus: Marketing & Communications