Meet the Peer Career Advisors

Amanda

Amanda Butler ’16

School of Business, Management major

Fall 2015 Hours: Monday 1:30-2:45 p.m. in Miguel, Tuesday 12-2 p.m. in Leo, Wednesday 12-3 p.m. in Miguel.

Career Goals: After my undergraduate studies are complete, I plan on pursing my MBA here at Manhattan College. After graduate school, I am interested in working in business in New York City, preferably in managerial fields.

Personal Interests: My personal interests include singing and playing guitar, cooking, spending time with my family and friends, and playing volleyball.


Kelly

Kelly Cucciniello ’16

School of Business, Accounting major

Fall 2015 Hours: Thursday 12-3 p.m. in Leo, Friday 2-4:30 p.m. in Miguel.

Career Goals: My career goal is to work in the accounting department of a well-established organization. Also, I plan on getting my master’s degree at Manhattan College, sitting for the CPA exam and eventually pursuing my doctorate degree in business.

Personal Interests: I enjoy volunteering, spending time with my friends and family, watching Netflix and cooking fun meals.


Jhosped

Jhosped Dufflart ’17

School of Science, Biochemistry major

Fall 2015 Hours: Monday 2-4:30 p.m. in Miguel, Tuesday 2-4:30 p.m. in Leo.

Career Goals: My career goals are to work in the green energy field in order to create more efficient ways to absorb sunlight in solar panels, or in the bioprosthetics field, continuing research on biological limbs for soldiers and other people without limbs.

Personal Interests: My personal interests include playing soccer, playing video games, fishing and hiking.


PaigePaige Hughes ’16

School of Liberal Arts, Urban Studies major

Fall 2015 Hours: Tuesday 2-4:30 p.m. in Miguel, Wednesday 2-4:30 p.m. in Leo.

Career Goals: I am fascinated by cities and the way in which they function. I aspire to pursue a career as an urban planner so I can help play a vital role in the development of future cities across the globe.  

Personal Interests: I enjoy discovering new restaurants, traveling, following politics, yoga, going to concerts and playing a good game of Yahtzee.


FatomataFatomata Jawara ’17

School of Business, Accounting major

Fall 2015 Hours: Monday 1-4:30 p.m. in Leo, Thursday 2-4:30 p.m. in Miguel.

Career Goals: My passion for numbers led me to choose accounting as my major. I am currently a junior and I will complete the MBA program at Manhattan College. I plan on taking the CPA exam and I am preparing myself so that I can obtain a position in auditing or tax consulting for a public firm.

Personal Interests: I'm interested in stocks and hope to start investing soon. I'm also interested in speaking the Arabic language.


Saif

Saif Kaleem ’17

School of Science, Biochemistry major

Fall 2015 Hours: Tuesday 12:30-2:30 p.m. in Miguel, Wednesday 1-4:30 p.m. in Miguel.

Career Goals: My career goals are to go to optometry school after Manhattan to become a licensed optometrist. I plan to establish myself in this field and open a private practice.

Personal Interests: Some personal interests that I have include participating in various sports such as basketball, soccer and tennis. I like to keep myself productive through reading and really enjoy traveling.