Assistant Director, Student Last names A-L
- 161 Zeanah Engineering Complex
- E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tonya Shortt provides guidance and support to students seeking co-op and/or internship work experience relative to their major by placing engineering students in paid, educationally relevant assignments with industry and government agencies. She leads office staff including student office ambassadors and manages the logistics of main events including the semi-annual Engineering Expo and the annual Engineering Cookout. Tonya also assists the director in program outreach to prospective students, current students, and student organizations by conducting career-planning workshops, programs and presentations. With an extensive background in the aerospace and automotive industries and as a former recruiter, human resources professional, and college relations specialist she is able to provide specific insights to students about industry and employer needs.