Peer Career Advising

Meet the Team

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PCA (Peer Career Advisor) Emily Auerbach

Emily is a third year MEM/MBA joint degree with the Yale School of Management interested in building mission-driven food brands. In her second summer, Emily interned at Danone North America, the world's largest B Corp, as an Innovation Marketing intern for the company's plant based yogurt portfolio. In the previous summer, Emily interned at Pepperidge Farm as an MBA Marketing Intern in the Distinctive Cookies division. Before coming to F&ES, she worked in sustainability and international development with over 100 chocolate and cocoa companies at the World Cocoa Foundation. Emily hopes to continue helping fellow FESers position themselves for success in their internship and job searches as a Peer Career Advisor this fall.


Emily will hold drop in hours in Kroon Cafe for job search materials review.

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PCA (Peer Career Advisor) Chris Perkins

Chris is a second year MEM/MBA joint degree with the Yale School of Management.  Before coming to Yale, Chris spent four years in Jackson, WY, splitting his time between program coordination at the SHIFT Festival and field instruction at the Teton Science Schools. He is a course leader at NOLS, where he specializes in leadership development and intimate connection in the outdoors over month long courses. Chris also provides logistical support to the Outdoor CEO Diversity Pledge, a first-of-its-kind partnership between inclusion advocates and CEOs of leading outdoor brands to advance diversity across the outdoor industry. He is looking forward to continuing his work with fellow F&ESers this fall to help them update and perfect their job search written materials.

Chris will hold drop in hours in Kroon Cafe for job search materials review.

Job Search Materials Review.

Peer Career Advisors (PCAs)

  • Fall 2019 Drop In Schedule, Kroon Hall Cafe, TBA. 
  • CDO's Peer Career Advisors are available on a drop-in basis for students interested in having their written job search materials reviewed.
    • Stop by for help writing and polishing your:
      • Resume
      • Cover Letter
      • Personal Statement
Peer Career Advisor Emily Auerbach working with peer in Kroon Hall