CDC College and Department Liasions

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In the Career Development Center we have appointed liaisons to better assist your Colleges and Departments with specific needs. As liaisons, we are available to meet with you, your staff, and your students to share program-specific resources and career information.

In addition to working one-on-one with students, we are available to conduct program-specific classroom and student organization presentations on:

  • Internship/Job Search Skills
  • Networking/Social Networking
  • Resume and Cover Letter Development
  • Career Exploration within your Major
  • Overview of the CDC
  • Interviewing
  • Graduate School

Liaison Assignments:

Kristin Underwood

Kristin Underwood

Assistant Director

Email: kristin.underwood@


  • Students and Colleges Served: Arts & Humanities, Education, Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • (TEMPORARY) Students and Colleges Served: Allied Health & Nursing, Business, Science, Engineering & Technology  
  • Fairs and Events: Government & Nonprofit Career Fair, Social & Behavioral Sciences Career Day, and Minnesota Education Job Fair
  • Areas of Focus: Graduate follow-up survey and statistics


Matt Carlson

Matt Carlson

Career Exploration Coordinator

Email: explorecareers@


  • Students Served:  Undecided students/Students changing majors (All colleges)
  • Fairs and Events: Campus and Community/Part-Time Job Fair, Major Fair, Summer Job Fair
  • Areas of Focus: Introduction to CDC Services Presentations (Held in the CDC)



Contact Us:

Career Development Center
209 Wigley Administration
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: 507-389-6061,
1-800-627-3529 or 711 (MRS/TTY)