• Marisa LoBianco, Undergraduate Director

      Marisa is focused on providing students with exciting experiential and employment opportunities. With more than 15 years of career counseling experience throughout New York City, she engages students in a holistic career development process with an emphasis on self-reflection. Marisa holds a BA in Psychology from Manhattanville College and an MS in School Counseling from Brooklyn College, is a certified professional résumé writer, and has taught in the graduate School of Professional Counseling and Leadership at Brooklyn College.

      Lisa Romeo, Experiential Opportunities Assistant Director

      Lisa strives to make internships a rewarding learning experience for students. Prior to joining The New School, she worked as the director of communications for a downtown management organization in Syracuse, New York. She earned her BA in English, with a minor in Cinema Studies, at New York University. In addition to working at The New School, Lisa is currently pursuing a graphic design degree at Parsons.

      Nakechia Gay, Employer Relations Assistant Director

      Nakechia helps employers build long-lasting relationships with New School students and alumni. Nakechia previously served as employer relations coordinator, organizing on-campus employer recruitment events. She received her BA in Business Administration from the University of Florida and her MS in Public and Urban Policy from The New School. She's a proud Returned Peace Corps volunteer (Ecuador 2012-2014) and South Florida native.

      Kevin Bukreev, International Student Career Coordinator

      Kevin has more than ten years of professional experience in post-secondary education in areas such as international student studies, admissions, student activities, orientation, and academic advising. Kevin is originally from Russia and has been living in New York City for many years. He earned his undergraduate degree at Baruch College and is pursuing an MS in Strategic Design and Management at Parsons.

      Tatiana Gaona, Experiential Opportunities Coordinator

      Tatiana focuses on providing students with the resources needed to succeed in their internships. She has more than eight years of professional experience in higher education, including five in career services. Taty earned her undergraduate degree at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago and holds an MDiv with a counseling emphasis from Westminster Theological Seminary and an MA in Higher Education Administration from William Paterson University. She is originally from Ecuador and speaks both Spanish and English.

      Austin Cartagena, Senior Office Assistant

      Austin previously worked as an assistant event planner in the hospitality industry. He earned his BA in International Relations and Spanish at SUNY New Paltz, where he also worked as a resident assistant and orientation leader. With a background in both social justice and hospitality, Austin is thrilled to help students at The New School bridge the exciting gap between their educational and their professional endeavors.

  • Contact Us

    Undergraduate Career Services
    68 Fifth Avenue, 2nd floor
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 212.229.1324

    Center for Graduate Career and Professional Development
    72 Fifth Avenue, 5th floor
    New York, NY 10011
    Phone: 212.229.5400 x1518

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Graduates and Adult Learners

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