Associate Director, The College
Mylène started her professional career here in Career Services after graduating from the University of Richmond with a double major in English and history. After holding several roles in Career Services including On-Campus Recruiting Coordinator and Information Resources and Web Manager, Mylène ran away to the Caribbean and planned weddings and events at the Ritz-Carlton in St. Thomas for three years. Marriott hotels brought her back home to Philadelphia, and after one more year in hospitality she returned to Penn and Career Services.
Mylène completed her Master of Arts degree in history at Penn and wrote her thesis on Philadelphia food markets. She works with College students in all stages of the career planning process and especially enjoys speaking with students who are in the early days of exploring. Mylène has also been a lecturer and Wharton writing instructor.
Specialities and InterestsCollege of Arts & Sciences
Senior Digital Resources Manager
Michael began working in Career Services in 2004 and has served in his current position since 2011. He received his B.A. in Theatre Arts from Muhlenberg College and studied performance and theater criticism at Goldsmith’s College, University of London. Outside of Career Services, Michael is a professional podcaster, actor, director and playwright. He is the managing director of The Porch Room film and theater company. His award winning plays are available from Samuel French, Inc. He puts those talents to use as the co-host of the weekly CS Radio Podcast and has wrangled more than one of his co-workers into playing ridiculous parts on his show Mission: Rejected.