Let’s Meet: Sara Mitchell

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On January 18, 2024
Sara Mitchell

After obtaining a bachelor’s degree in public relations and strategic communications from the University of Central Missouri, Sara has been a career advisor at COER for the past year, helping students to obtain their career goals.  

Career Advisor for Career Opportunities and Employer Relations

Hometown: Licking, MO

Degrees/Certificates: B.S. in public relations and strategic communications, minor in women, gender, and sexuality studies from the University of Central Missouri.

1 year of dedicated service at Missouri S&T.  

What does a career advisor do? As a career advisor, I assist students in resume building, job searches, career fair prep, job offer and salary negotiations, interview strategy, LinkedIn/Handshake assistance, and any other career-related needs.  

Sara with her husband Evan.

What do you enjoy most about your work? I love getting to work with students and helping them achieve their career goals. I also enjoy collaborating with our peer advisors to create new ways that students can engage with our office. 

What is one thing on your bucket list? I would love to go to Venice, Italy. 

What do you do for fun? I enjoy crocheting, drawing, and spending time with friends, family, and my dog Goose. 

What is something that others may not know about you? I have been to Costa Rica, the United Kingdom, and France. 

What is your favorite place on campus? Third floor of Norwood Hall 

What would you describe as the most important personal attributes or strengths that you bring to your work? Creativity: I try to look at a project or problem from all angles before making a decision.  

What is the best advice you have ever received? Don’t be afraid to stand out. 

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