Deidre Leslie, Career Services Director
Deidre has over 20 years of experience in Higher Education working in areas of marketing, recruitment, student life and career services. Deidre’s Bachelor of Science Degree in Business and Public Administration was received from The University of Texas at Dallas. Her MBA in Strategic Leadership was completed at Amber University.
"Before plunging into the job market, you must identify your ideal career. After all, how can you attain something if you don't know what that something is? The Career Services Department can assist you with the career planning process. This office is staffed with a terrific team of people that are committed to helping you achieve your career goals."
Sherri Williams, Assistant Director
Sherri has worked in the Career Services Office for over 12 years. She also has 7 ½ years of Human Resources experience. She is a graduate of UNT and TWU, receiving a Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Education from UNT and a Master’s degree in Counseling and Development from TWU.
"Searching for a full time job is a full time job. Therefore, planning an effective job search is crucial. Students should begin the job search process early, utilizing Career Services for assistance with this process."
Elizabeth MacDonald, Coordinator of Student Employment
Elizabeth has a background in Human Resources Administration, with over five years of experience in the private and public sector. She received her Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Services from Stephen F. Austin State University.
"It’s not enough to have just a degree anymore; students must develop transferable skills that will make them more marketable upon graduation. Employers are looking for individuals with a strong work ethic and the ability to work well with others. Working while in school, for even a few hours a week, can help students develop these valuable skills.”
Natasha Shukla, Career Counselor
Natasha holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling from Southern Methodist University, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin. She brings a dedication to serve the career counseling needs to all the students at Texas Woman’s University.
“Everyone has passions, interests and values. My goal is to help each person discover these areas, and in the process guide them into a career that they find meaningful and is expressive of their personality.”
page updated 12/13/2013 8:57 AM