Ambassador Profiles

Brad Blount

Bradley Blount is a junior at the College of William and Mary from Washington, DC studying Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics. His career aspirations are to work in the finance industry adter graduation as a Quantitative Analyst. He is also an active member of William and May’s Club rugby team and a Brother of Kappa Delta Rho. In his free time he enjoys coding web applications and weightlifting.

Kelsey Carpenter

Kelsey is a senior majoring in Public Policy and minoring in Hispanic Studies. She also is a dual masters student earning her Master of Public Policy (MPP) through William and Mary’s Thomas Jefferson Program in Public Policy. Kelsey has been working at the Cohen Career Center since Fall 2013, and can help students with resumes, cover letters, interviewing, and internship searching. On campus, Kelsey is a member of the Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity and an undergraduate researcher. In her spare time, Kelsey enjoys quoting Mindy Kaling, worshipping Buzzfeed, and trying to spot the ever-elusive President Revelely. Come and visit her during her walk in hours from 9am to 12pm on Fridays!

Brendan Helm

Brendan is a freshman at the College and he intends to major in International Relations. This is Brendan’s first year at the Cohen Career Center and he looks forward to gaining more experience, helping out students and spreading awareness about the resources that the Cohen Career Center has to offer. Brendan is a member of AEPi and enjoys playing the drums and watching netflix, much like everyone else. Brendan looks forward to helping out students at the Career Center and making William and Mary a better place.

Samantha Robbins, Career Center Ambassador

Samantha is a senior at William and Mary majoring in Finance and History and has been a student ambassador since spring of 2013. Outside of class, she is a trip leader for a spring break trip to Honduras with Students Helping Honduras and is on the executive board of Women in Business. Samantha loves traveling and recently spent a month studying abroad in the Dominican Republic. She enjoys working with the other Career Center ambassadors to promote Career Center resources on campus and helping fellow students work towards their career goals. 


Jacqueline Romero, Career Center Ambassador

Jacqueline is currently a senior at the College double-majoring in International Relations and Anthropology, with a focus on East   Asian studies. This is her second year working at the Career Center as an ambassador and she looks forward to helping students make the most of the Career Center and its resources. Jacqueline's hobbies include teaching English as a second language through clubs and tutoring programs, cooking/baking, drawing, and reading. She is also currently fascinated with do-it-yourself crafts such as t-shirt rugs and knitting.

Emily Schaal

Emily Schaal is a freshman who hopes to do a double major in Economics and Mathematics. She started working as an ambassador in the fall. She is excited to help students craft resumes and cover letters and teach them about the many other resources that the Career Center has to offer. Emily is a member of ROTC and is a contributor to the Dog Street Journal. In her free time, she enjoys writing short stories and doing gymnastics.

Samantha Wallace

Samantha is currently a freshman and anticipates majoring in Classical Studies in addition to her Pre-Med intention. This is her first year working at the Cohen Career Center helping students to build their resumes, revamp their cover letters, and utilize the online tools that the Cohen Center has to offer. On campus, Samantha is very active in Pi Beta Phi - where she is a part of the Leadership Nominating Committee - and plays the oboe and english horn in the Wind Ensemble. Her favorite spot is a nook in the library, always accompanied by a steaming cup of Earl Grey and a book of fantasy.