Judy Aungst ’89G, loves “working with people and potential.” As an alumna of John Carroll herself, she enjoys assisting alumni, locally and long distance, with career and life planning issues, including developing effective job search strategies and self-marketing tools as well as interview preparation. Judy facilitates the Blue Streaks Job Club every month, bringing together highly talented and experienced alumni who are currently in a job search, for networking and sharpening job seeking skills through presentations and discussions on a wide range of career success strategies. Additionally, she advises current undergraduate and graduate students on the career development process. Judy teaches career education courses each semester, presents to student organizations and classes as well as coordinates the logistics for many different events the Career Center sponsors throughout the academic year.
Judy became a member of the Career Center staff in 1989 upon completing her master’s degree in community counseling at JCU. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Ohio, a National Certified Counselor, a Global Career Development Facilitator, and a member of the Ohio Counseling Association, NCDA, ODCA, and NACE. Currently she serves on the board of NCOCA. In 2012, Judy received the Christopher Faiver Award for Outstanding Contributions to the North Central Ohio Counseling Association and Community. Her prior work experience is in the areas of health care administration and career consultation for trailing spouses. Judy’s passion away from the office is volunteering as a Redcoat with Playhouse Square and traveling to California to visit her children and grandchildren.