Meet the Staff

Michelle B. Gjerde, Director Career Center

Michelle B. Gjerde, Director of Career Center

Phone: 719.549.2512
E-Mail: Michelle.Gjerde@colostate-pueblo.edu

Michelle has led the CSU-Pueblo Career Center since 2001.  She also served as the Employer Relations Specialist for the campus and developed job opportunities for all majors from 1997-2001.  Prior to working in higher education she worked as a Senior Human Resources Generalist for Lockheed Martin, Unisys, Sperry Corporation, 1986-1997.  She holds a bachelors degree in Education and is a Certified DDI (Development Dimensions International) Corporate Trainer and licensed Colorado Teacher.  She is well versed in all aspects of the human resource function with particular expertise in career development, recruitment, outplacement, and job search techniques.  She has a working knowledge of a Hispanic Serving Institution and feels she can share her secrets of hiring practices with students that may better prepare them for the “Real-World”.