Mikelynn Romero-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Mikelynn Romero

Contact Info:
Mikelynn Romero
Email: mikelynn.romero@sv.cmu.edu

Mikelynn Romero, Career Services Consultant

Current CMU-SV students may contact Mikelynn for career services by appointment only. Consultations will be held remotely, by phone or online meeting.

  • Resume reviews
  • Career coaching
  • Interview preparation

Background: 

Mikelynn Romero, M.Ed. was CMU-SV's Associate Director of Career Services and Student Affairs from 2011 to 2013 and has worked with hundreds of CMU-SV students on their job searches. Mikelynn has more than 12 years of experience in higher education and student affairs.

She is a two-time graduate of the University of Southern California, where she attained her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and her Master of Education in Postsecondary Administration and Student Affairs. Mikelynn's professional career began in the hiring department of the Los Angeles office of the global law firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher, and Flom LLP. Since graduate school Mikelynn has worked at Trinity University, the University of Southern California, the New Mexico Higher Education Department, Los Alamos National Laboratory and managed a statewide talent attraction program called NM CareerMatch.

Her professional interests are talent attraction, career development and student development theory. She is a member of ACPA - College Student Educators International, NACE – National Association of Colleges and Employers, NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, NCDA – National Career Development Association and recently served as President of the NCDA’s New Mexico Chapter. In 2009, Mikelynn was honored as one of New Mexico’s “Women of Influence” by the New Mexico Business Weekly.