Portrait of Jessica Antonen

Jessica Antonen

Associate Director of Career Development, Johns Hopkins University

Jessica joined the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Career Development Office (CDO) in 2017 as the Assistant Director and then transitioned to Associate Director in 2019. In her role, she supports a team of 20 by providing project and event support for the office, as well as internal reporting and assessment. Prior to her work at the Carey Business School, Jessica worked at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA), supporting leadership, diversity and inclusion, residence life, and student engagement initiatives. While at MICA, she developed the graduate housing program, a community engagement living learning program, and raised thousands of dollars for the LGBT student scholarship program. Prior to moving to Maryland, Jessica worked at the University of South Florida (USF) in Tampa supporting new student orientation, multicultural affairs, student engagement, and residence life. Jessica also has experience assisting with leadership and professional development courses. She originally went to school for architecture and loves to apply her design thinking skills in unique ways to help solve issues that arise in higher education.