About Us

Mission

The Career and Community Engagement Center (CCEC) provides student/alumni-centered career and community engagement programs, experiences, and learning opportunities to assist students to develop and achieve personal and professional goals. The Center will implement career and community engagement program initiatives through service-learning, employer and alumni collaboration, and outreach on and off the University campus to foster campus and community partnerships.

Vision

The Career and Community Engagement Center (CCEC) aspires to focus on creating an environment of student centeredness exhibiting professionalism, responsiveness, reflection, social responsibility, and collaboration in order for students to realize and achieve their professional potential.

Meet the Team

Victoria Kerr: Victoria is the Director of the Career and Community Engagement Center. Since starting at Shippensburg University in 2013, Victoria has revitalized the CCEC by developing new and innovative programs designed to assist students in reaching their academic and career goals. She is passionate about connecting students to their purpose and developing those interests, skills, and abilities into a successful career path. Previous to Ship, she served as the Director of the Career Center at Shepherd University. Victoria holds a Master of Science in College Student Development from Shepherd University and a Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society from American University. Before her career in higher education, she worked for the American Bar Association and American Woodmark Corporation in human resources and talent sourcing. Contact Victoria at career@ship.edu or (717) 477-1484.

Kimberly Rockwell: Kimberly has been with Shippensburg University for over five years.  Kimberly provides administrative support within the Career and Community Engagement Center.  She earned her Associates Degree in Social Services from Harrisburg Community College in 2012. Kimberly resides in Shippensburg with her family. Contact Kimberly at karockwell@ship.edu or (717) 477-1484.