STAFF PROFILES

OFFICE OF CAREER SERVICES MISSION STATEMENT

To provide career development, planning, and job search assistance to students and alumni by offering resources to help connect theory and practice with meaningful career objectives and by building partnerships with faculty, staff, alumni, parents, employers, and graduate schools. Through individual counseling, creative programming and technological services, we help students to identify and enhance networks and skills necessary to achieve career goals and to become actively engaged in a global society.

LESLIE J. MELTON, M.S. ED., NCC

Leslie Melton joined the Office of Career Services at Ohio Wesleyan University as the Director in 2008. Prior to joining OWU, Leslie worked in Career Services at Ohio University, and interned in the Counseling and Student Development Center at Kishwaukee College. Leslie received both her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and her Master of Science in Education from Northern Illinois University. Leslie is a National Certified Counselor (NCC) through the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC). She is also a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the American Association for Employment in Education (AAEE), the College Student Educators International (ACPA), the Midwest Association for Colleges and Employers (MwACE), and the Ohio Association for Employment in Education (OAEE). Her professional interests include career counseling and coaching, event planning, student engagement, employer relations, and multicultural, international, athlete, and graduate student development.

Leslie enjoys assisting college students in reaching their educational, career, and personal goals.

JENIFER OWENS

Jenifer enjoys working with the diverse student population at Ohio Wesleyan. Her time in the banking industry and specialized retail sales have prepared her for the high paced position in Career Services.   Jenifer also relishes helping the students connect their classroom experiences to their career goals.  She is finishing her bachelor’s degree at Ohio Wesleyan.

CONTACT INFO

Location

Office of Career Services
Hamilton-Williams Campus Center #324
Delaware, Ohio 43015
P 740-368-3152
F 740-368-3158
E careers@owu.edu

Office Hours

 

Academic Year

Monday - Friday Office hours 

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday Drop-in hours

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

(no appointment necessary)

Summer hours

Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

(by appointment)