• CAREER SERVICES

    z Career Services staff are available to students & families by virtual appointment, Monday.- Fri. from 7:30 am - 3:30 pm (or email mjorgensen@isd622.org tp schedule a time outside of these hours).


    Students, make an appointment to develop a career plan that's just right for you.  Through Career Services, you can take a self-assessment, and explore & engage with all sorts of opportunities such as tours, speakers, events, job shadows and more.  You can also get help research post-high school college & training options.  Let's connect!
     
    Industry partners & employers, contact:
    MELISSA JORGENSEN
    651-702-8668
     
    Entry-level employers & volunteer opportunities, contact:
    CHRISTINA FORSYTHE
    651-702-8655
     
    College representatives, contact:
    DARLA GARVEY
    dgarvey@isd622.org
    651-702-8639

  •  MEET THE TEAM

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    Melissa Jorgensen, M.Ed., Career Pathways Coordinator

    CAREER PLANNING & POSSIBILITIES- make an appointment here

    Melissa Jorgensen is your career pathways coordinator and licensed teacher with a passion for helping students align their strengths, interests and passion to a career path and post-secondary plan that is a good fit. Ms. Jorgensen enjoys supporting secondary students and has been in District 622 for 24 years.

    Connect with Ms. Jorgensen for support in:

    • self-assessment
    • career exploration and post-high school planning
    • internships, job shadows, info. interviews
    • tours, speakers, special events
    • general career pathways questions & conversations

    Contact Information:

    • 651-702-8668 (desk) | 651-271-6116 (cell)
    • mjorgensen@isd622.org 

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    Christina Forsythe, Work-Based Learning Coordinator

     JOBS & EMPLOYMENT TRAINING

    Christina Forsythe is a licensed teacher and work coordinator who enjoys enjoys empowering students with their job search. She previously worked as a Career Services Advisor, Recruiter and Employment Counselor and loves to share fun job search tips. She is here to support students with their job-related needs.

    Connect with Ms. Forsythe for support in:

    • job search
    • applications
    • resume writing/cover letters
    • interview practice

    Contact Information:

    • 651-702-8655 (office)
    • cforsythe@isd622.org