Welcome to CSP’s Office of Career Development. We are here to support you as you pursue your education, establish career goals, and embark on your professional path. Please reach out if we can be of assistance.

Office of Career Development
Poehler Administration Building #124
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm CT


Full-Time Staff

Andrea Mayer, MA

Andrea is a dedicated student services professional with 5+ years of experience in career services.  She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Marketing Education from UW-Stout and a Master of Arts degree in Leadership in Student Affairs from the University of St. Thomas (Minnesota).  Andrea is passionate about engaging students in the career development process.  Her goal is to help students and alumni develop self-awareness, gain employability skills, grow their professional connections, and transition into the world of work.  Andrea is a member of the Minnesota Career Development Association (MCDA) and the Minnesota Association of Colleges and Employers (MNACE). Specialties include: Branding and Networking, Professional Involvement, LinkedIn, Proactive Career Management.


Esther Vuong
Career Advisor

Esther is CSP’s Career Advisor. She graduated Spring 2020 with her Master of Arts in Post Secondary Education: Student Affairs from the University of Northern Iowa. She enjoys looking at personality tests and strengths as she believes in order to know what next step to take in life, you must know who you are in life. In her free time she loves to paint, travel and experience new cultures, and has a love for being surrounded by plants and nature.


Graduate Intern/Student Employees

Xinia A.
Career Development Student Assistant
Major: Business Management
Grade Level: Sophomore

Pazao V.
Career Development Student Assistant
Major: Human Resources Management
Grade Level: Junior
CSP Involvement: CHUSA and Concordia’s Sister Empowerment
Internship/additional work experiences: Minnesota Reading Corps
Brief Bio: I work in the Career Development Center and I love it there because I get to meet new people every time I work! That is a great advantage because I believe it will help me with my future career, which is in Human Resource Management. I have a part-time job at Aldi’s as a Cashier and I enjoy it! I also get to meet new people and it’s nice seeing our regulars. I am an active member of Concordia’s Sister Empowerment club and Concordia’s Hmong United Student Association and am hoping to be a new member to many more clubs.

Lily H.
Career Development Student Assistant
Major: Business Management
Grade Level: Junior