Denison University announces Judy G. White, a member of the Denison Class of 1986 and former vice president of Human Resources, Global Leadership Talent with L Brands, has accepted the position of Director of Career Preparation and Employer Relations in Denison’s Austin E. Knowlton Center for Career Exploration. In her role, White collaborates with the college’s alumni and employers both in Columbus and internationally to find outstanding career opportunities for Denison students and young alumni.
Denison University President Adam Weinberg notes, “Judy brings a breadth of knowledge in best hiring practices as well as a global network. Through her expertise and connections, our students will have a unique window into local, national and international opportunities. Her broad-based background complements that of our faculty, who mentor students within their fields.”
In addition to White’s leadership talent experience in building brand development capabilities, her previous work took her all over the world, from Europe to Sri Lanka, giving her an exceptional knowledge base to help students prepare for and land first-class global career opportunities.
White says, “I am thrilled to be able to share the lessons I’ve learned with Denison students. They are smart, curious, problem-solvers who add value to any organization.”
Denison students get an upper hand in their career search through opportunities at the Knowlton Center. Signature programs take them to cities across the nation to explore fields of interest. Students gain personalized interviewing and résumé-building expertise and profession-specific knowledge while they prepare for internships and externships. All this culminates in real-life exposure and experience in their future fields — and a great foundation for their professional lives.