Bev Kratzer is an alumni of UCCS, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Counseling. She began her second career at UCCS in 1997 as an academic advisor and nursing liaison until 2006 when she became the Director of the Career Center. Bev is an experienced counselor with the ability to adeptly assess and guide students at every intersection of their career paths, utilizing her in-depth knowledge of academic programs at UCCS to make specific recommendations relating to chosen career paths. Extremely capable of creating and maintaining relationships with employers as a means of furthering opportunities for students and alumni of UCCS as well as enhancing community relationships with employers, she relishes her role as Director of the UCCS Career Center, and looks forward to working with students, alumni, and employers at all levels of their career exploration and opportunities. A 2015 recipient of the Rich Feller Award by the Colorado Career Development Association, Bev consistently works to maintain her career services knowledge and expertise. Bev has achieved a Master Career Development Professional certification and is a Certified Federal Employment Advisor as well as a StrengthsQuest Educator.