Board of Directors


 Kristine Schuster 


Kristine is the Assistant Director of Career Services for the O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs at IUPUI. She started working in career advising in 2014 and joined the O’Neill team in 2016. As her first term on the CDPI Board of Directors, she is excited to get to know colleagues throughout the state and continue building a career professionals community through the work of CDPI.

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Lindsey Hojnowski,


Lindsey is serving her first term on the CDPI Board as President-Elect. In this role, she supervises all aspects of conference programming and assists with professional development programming. She currently works as the Associate Director of Employer Services at the Kelley School of Business in Indianapolis.

Mariana Glover
Director of Digital Communications

  Mariana has been in higher education for          over 14 years. She had the opportunity to        serve in different areas such as admissions,      student life, academic and career advising.      She is currenltly a Career Coach at Indiana      Tech. She is also responsible for managing        the Career Lab overseeing 10 student              employees.

  She loves helping students, and  watching        them grow into productive professionals.          This is her first year involved with CDPI. 

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  Karley (she, her, & hers) works as the STEM        Career Consultant in University College at          IUPUI.  Through this role, she assists college      students in discovering who they are,                understanding where they are going,  and co-    designing paths they may take to get there. 

  In her freetime, you can find her walking the      Monon trail or planning her next travel                adventure.

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Sally Saydshoev

Director of Member Services

  Sally has been in higher education for 8 years,    starting her experience in Housing and              Residence Life. For the last 4 years, she has        worked in Career Services as the Career and      Internship Coordinator and now Director of        Career Services at Indiana University East in      Richmond, IN. She enjoys helping students        pursue their goals professionally and being a      part of their college journey. She has been a      member of CDPI for a number of years              attending the annual conference and serving      on the conference planning committee.

  Outside of work, she truly enjoys spending        time with her family. She also likes to                be outdoors hiking, playing sports,                    and kayaking.

  She looks forward to serving on the CDPI        Board and working with all of the              members of CDPI.

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Andrea works as Associate Director of Career Education at the Walter Center for Career Achievement serving students in the College of Arts & Sciences at Indiana University Bloomington (IUB). She has worked in career services for the entirety of her professional career, having been at IUB since 2013. She has served on the Board of Directors for CDPI since 2015, having begun as Director of Member Services. As Past-President, Andrea will serve as a mentor to the President, recruit new board members and assist with implementing CDPI's mission. 

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Kerry Lay

 Internship Program Coordinator

  Kerry began her career at IUPUI as an            intern in 2017 and has worked between        University College and the O’Neill School of    Public and Environmental Affairs since.          Currently, she serves as a Career Advisor      and Adjunct Instructor in the O’Neill School    working with students on all topics relating    to career development. Kerry earned her        Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development      and Family Studies and her Master’s              Degree in Counseling and Career                  Development from Colorado State                  University. She enjoys helping students          realize their dreams and potential as well      as encouraging students to pursue various    professional development opportunities to      build their experience.

  When Kerry’s not at work, you can find her    watching Disney movies, working on              various DIY home projects, eating out at        new restaurants, and spending time with        her husband and critters of the dog and cat    variety.

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Jeffry Neuhouser

Professional Development Coordinator

 Jeffry (they, them, their) is currently a   Doctoral Assistant for the Department of   Educational Leadership at Ball State University,   where they are working on an EdD and   researching career  education, professional   identity development, and career development   curriculum. Before deciding to work on their   doctorate full-time, Jeffry served at Earlham   College for almost 5 years as a career coach   and Assistant Director of Career Education   (during which Jeffry has been active in CDPI),   specializing in developing career education   curriculum and integrating a career   everywhere  model through partnerships with   faculty. Jeffry started their higher education   career as a historian before transitioning into   student affairs to focus on experiential   education and international experiences of   students before serendipitously finding their   way into career development work (where they   are able to continue identifying as an   experiential educator). 

 As the Professional Development Coordinator     for CDPI, Jeffry is excited to work with the   board and members to build professional   development goals, collaborate on planning   effective programming, and support the growth   of career development professionals around   the state of Indiana. This work is exciting   because of the immediate impact on students   through improved coaching and instruction.

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Molly Burkhardt


  Molly currently serves as the Assistant      Director of Strategic Alumni Engagement in        the Walter Center for Career Achievement at      IU Bloomington. She graduated from Hanover    College in 2017, where she received her            degree in Communication and then went to        graduate school at IU Bloomington, where she    received her master’s in Higher Education and    Student Affairs. Molly loves cultivating                meaningful relationships and creating                innovative programming for students, their        families, and other stakeholders. Molly has        experience in admissions, orientation, career      services and alumni engagement. This is her      first term as Secretary for the CDPI Board of      Directors.

  In her free time, you can find Molly spending      time with friends and family, working out,          exploring new restaurants or watching scary      movies!

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Keely Floyd


  Keely has been involved in higher                   education for more than 10 years, and           currently serves as a lecturer in the               Fairbanks School of Public Health at               IUPUI, focusing on  coursework related to       professional skill development and                 internships. She earned a Bachelor’s               Degree in music from DePauw University,       and a Master’s Degree in higher education       from the University of Connecticut. She has     held previous positions in college                   admissions, internship development, and       career services, and is serving a second       term as Treasurer for CDPI.

 Outside of work, Keely enjoys spending           time with her husband and their new baby     boy, running on the Monon Trail, and             playing French horn in ensembles                   throughout the Indianapolis area. 

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