Megan ScheldtCareer Counselor - Networking
Megan began at Hope in August 2015. Her main focus is helping identify Hope alumni or other professionals that students can connect with for informational interviews and job shadowing. She also helps to prepare students for career fairs and networking events. In addition to these key areas, she assists students with resumes and cover letters during the job search process, as well as co-supervising the Boerigter Center for Calling and Career Career Advisor Team.
Megan also serves as the advisor to the Kappa Delta Chi sorority at Hope.
- MOL, Lourdes University, 2015
- B.A., sociology, Saint Vincent College, 2013
Megan joined the Boerigter Center staff from Lourdes University, where she helped start the school’s first women’s lacrosse program. She also served as the team’s academic coordinator. Her time at Lourdes taught her the value of working as a team and to appreciate the talents of each unique student. She is passionate about working with students and always looks forward to helping them identify their skills, interests and values as they pursue their career path.
Why I love hope
She loves Hope College for the opportunity to impact the lives of young people. Megan feels fulfilled when she helps students learn what their interests are, what they are most passionate about and even discover talents they never knew they had.
outside of hope
Outside of work, Megan enjoys spending time with close family and friends, binge-watching Netflix, seeking adventure in West Michigan and giving back to the community through coaching lacrosse.