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Donna Pesta

SUNY Cobleskill

Donna has worked at SUNY Cobleskill for 24 years. She started working in the Career Development field in 2003. Her first position was Assistant Director and currently is the Director of the Student Success Center. Donna has been active in the SUNY Career Development Organization for the past 12 years. She works with the College for Every Student national organization and is the co-advisor to the campus Student Veteran Association. Donna assists young adults in the community, with preparing for college and careers, by presenting workshops in local high schools and at Berkshire Farm.  She earned a Master of Science degree in Public Administration from SUNY Brockport and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, with a minor in History, from SUNY Geneseo.

 

 SUNYCDO Involvement

  • Board Member, SUNY Liaison, 2015 - present
  • SUNYCDO Presidents Award Recipient, 2015
  • SUNY Liaison Advosory Committee (Chair), 2015 - present
  • Applied Learning Advisory Committee (Chair), 2012 - 2015
  • Board Member, President, 2011 - 2012
  • Board Member, President-Elect, 2010 - 2011
  • Conference Planning Committee (Co-chair), 2008
  • Conference Program Committee, 2007. 2010 (Co-chair), 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Conference Site Selection Committee, 2007 (Chair), 2013
  • SUNYCDO Award for Excellence in Programming, 2006
  • Conference Raffle Committee, 2004, 2014, 2015
  • Board Member, New Member at Large, 2004 - 2005
  • Conference Exhibitor/Sponsor Chair, 2004
  • Conference Presenter, 2007, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016