Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Host: 
Howard County
Venue: 
Zoom

Join the Howard County Alumni Network and Susan Chong Powell. adjunct professor at the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, on an informational resume writing workshop. Susan Chong Powell has over 20 years’ experience in Human Resources with an emphasis in College Recruiting, Training & Development, and Industrial & Organizational Psychology. In this presentation, she will go over the key elements to a successful 2022 resume and cover letter, as well as go over other trends in resume writing and interviewing. The evening will begin with a 45 minute overview and presentation from Mrs. Powell, followed by 45 minutes for questions and discussion.

About the speaker:

Susan Chong Powell has over 24 years’ experience in Human Resources with an emphasis in College Recruiting.  Prior to becoming an instructor in the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland, College Park, in 2010, she was a regional Campus Relations Manager for Lockheed Martin responsible for the recruiting, relationship development, philanthropic giving, and technical R&D activities of Lockheed Martin on multiple campuses along the east coast for more than a decade.  She received special corporate recognition for her work in the areas of K-12 science & math mentoring/outreach, curriculum development, and diversity programs.  Prior to joining Lockheed Martin in 1996, Susan was a management consultant in Washington, DC, counting the FAA, the NIH, and FHWA among her clients.  She attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Va Tech) and the United States Military Academy at West Point before earning a B.A. in English from the University of Maryland, College Park.  She holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certificate from the Human Resources Certification Institute and is a veteran of the U.S. Army.  Susan is a member of the Society of Women Engineers, the Society of Human Resources Professionals, and Chi Omega Women’s Fraternity.  She resides in Silver Spring, MD with her husband, son, and too many cats.
 

Cost: 

Free

Contact: 

Howard County Alumni Network
umdhowardcounty@gmaiil.com