Our Career Services office offers a variety of services to assist students across all academic disciplines in all phases of career decision-making and job search. In addition to traditional appointments, our team offers drop-in sessions that last 15 minutes or less and can answer your questions about anything related to academic major, careers, resume review, internships, iCAP and personality assessments.
Mr. Lamark Shaw is the Interim Director and an adjunct professor who teaches CFE101 at Daemen College. Mr. Shaw also is the Sales Manager/Buyer for United Men’s Fashion in Buffalo, New York. He has a BS in Design from Buffalo State College, MS in Organizational Leadership from Medaille College and an Entrepreneurial Leadership Certificate from the University of Buffalo. Mr. Shaw is currently working on his Ph.D. in Organization and Management at Capella University.
Ashley is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Daemen College receiving both a BS in Business Administration, Human Resource Management and a BS in Health Care Studies, Community Health Administration where she was recognized as a Student of Distinction. During her undergrad, Ashley worked as a Career Peer Coach in the Career Services office for three years. Ashley also served as an Academic Writing Coach, Tour Guide and held E-board positions in two student organizations: the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Health Care Studies Student Association (HCSSA). Ashley will be pursuing her Master of Public Health Degree from Daemen College starting Fall 2016.
Michelle Thompson is the Employer and Student Relations Coordinator. In addition to providing administrative support and supervising the Career Peer Coaches, Michelle is responsible for the project management of career fairs and onsite employer recruitment. Having previously worked at Autism Services, Inc. and the Research Foundation of SUNY Buffalo, she brings with her an extensive background in projects management, grants management, budget development, fiscal forecasting, personnel and office management. Michelle also volunteers her time at Pets Alive WNY animal rescue.
Care Services Office Assistants
Hello, my name is Emma Johnson. I am a 5th-year student in the Physical Therapy Program. In my spare time, I like to do community service events, such as walks for Breast Cancer Awareness. On campus, I am a member of the Greek organization Delta Phi Mu.
When I'm not pursuing my Bachelors of Science degree in Biology or minoring in Chemistry, you can find me at almost every event on campus. I am part of various organizations and clubs on the Daemen campus and enjoy reading.
I am a 1st year student in the Biology Program with an additional minor in Business. On campus, I am a member of the Anime Club. Off campus I enjoy writing, hanging out with my friends and family, and preparing to learn Japanese.
Hi, my name is Annika James. I am a freshman at Daemen College, majoring in biochemistry (pre-professional track). I’m also apart of the Daemen College Step Team and the Multi-Cultural Association Club.