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Meet the Career Development Staff

Lisa St. Hilaire Read Bio +/-

Career Services Advisor

12 Austin Place

Lisa St. Hilaire obtained a BA in Speech Drama Communications from Delaware State University in Dover, Delaware. Most recently, Lisa worked as a Career Advisor for Berkeley College, where she successfully assisted approximately 100 students each cohort with job placement and internships. She is dedicated to nurturing, motivating, and creating positive relationships with her students. Lisa’s goal is to prepare the student to have a successful journey as they enter the workforce. Prior to working in Higher Education, Lisa worked as a morning Disc Jockey in Delaware and 5 years as a Staffing Manager and Recruiter in New York. One of her favorite mantras is: “Nothing beats a failure but a try.”

Jennifer Messina Read Bio +/-

Department Secretary

12 Austin Place

Jennifer Messina earned her Associate’s Degree in Business Management from Berkeley College in Woodland Park, NJ. She went on to work at JP Morgan in New York City for 8 years, moving up from an administrative assistant to working in the IT department as a desktop support specialist. She made a professional decision to work closer to her home and accepted a position with Aventis Pharmaceuticals in Bridgewater, NJ. Jennifer took some time to raise her family, and upon re-entering the workforce, realized that she wanted to be able to help college students make their own dreams a reality.