Peer Career Advisors

Peer Career Advisors are outstanding students who have received special training to assist with career development services including resume reviews, interview preparation and giving presentations to student groups.
  • Francesca Bernhardt '23

    Francesca Bernhardt
    Mechanical Engineering

    Why did you become a PCA?- I wanted to be a PCA to help my fellow Jasper become confident in themselves as they navigate the beginnings of their professional lives. I am so lucky to have help and guidance from Manhattan College, my sisters and upperclassmen/women so I wanted to continue the spirit of mentorship with this opportunity.
    Fun Fact about me- I have two older sisters who are also engineers

  • Ivan Caballero '23

    Ivan Caballero
    Civil Engineering

    Why did you become a PCA? I became a PCA because I love personal-development and enjoy helping others.
    Fun fact: I enjoy going to the gym and skateboarding!

  • Sydney Collins ’22

    Sydney Collins
    Urban Studies

    Why do you enjoy being a PCA: I enjoy being a PCA because I get to help my peers get successful job interviews and internships by editing their cover letters/resumes. 
    A fun fact: In 2019, I stayed in-line overnight and won tickets to see SNL with the Jonas Brothers performance. 

  • Laura Cubala '23

    Laura Cubula
    Civil Engineering

    Why did you become a PCA?:  I can help my fellow students get their perfect internship or job by reviewing their resumes.
    Fun Fact about you: One of my favorite hobbies is baking desserts.

  • Caitlin Ficarra '23

    Caitlin Ficcaro
    Marketing
    Why did you become a PCA? I became a PCA because I wanted to engage with fellow students and help them to feel confident in themselves professionally. 
    Fun Fact about you: I had a dog named Jasper when I was little (both my parents are Manhattan College alumni)! 
Group picture of the peer career advisors outside the chapel