Our Staff

Jean SalzerDirectorCareer Planning & Resource Center262-993-6762jeano@uwm.eduMellencamp Hall 128


Lauren LessacAssociate Director of Career Counseling & Academic PartnershipsCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-5366lpeyton@uwm.eduMellencamp Hall 128


Linda WalkerSenior Career CounselorCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-4486walkel@uwm.eduMellencamp Hall 128


Kamara JacksonAssociate Director of Employer RelationsCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-5367jacksokc@uwm.eduMellencamp 128


Olivia Cross-McCantsEmployer Relations Specialist & Career AdvisorCareer Planning & Resource Center(414) 229-4486orcross@uwm.eduMellencamp 128


Ericka StarkEmployer Relations Specialist & Career AdvisorCareer Planning & Resource Center(414) 229-4486oakfield@uwm.eduMellencamp 128

Hi!  My name is Ericka Stark, and as an Employer Relations Specialist I help on-campus employers recruit, retain, and promote the best student employees for their department. I also help CPaRC manage their budget and business operations.

I’m a proud UWM grad with a long career in Higher Ed.  I love working with staff & students and building meaningful relationships that make the University a great place to work, study, and play!  If you are looking for ways to improve your student hiring process; email, call, or stop in to see me, my door is always open and I’m ready to help!


Luke KoltunWeb DeveloperCareer Planning & Resource Center414-791-4495lakoltun@uwm.eduVirtual

Hello, my name is Luke Koltun. I'm currently a Sophomore majoring in Information Studies(BS) and Computer Science(BA) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. I'm a student worker as the web developer for the CPaRC team. I'm highly motivated to absorb new skills in web development, security, networking, and my favorite programming! During my free time, I run my own business and do professional freelance work. I like to believe that staying active in your career from all perspectives helps you grow faster. Learn more about me below!

Learn more about me: Lukekoltun.com
Check out my company: Webhost.sh


Peyton HuebnerCareer Resource AssistantCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-4486huebnerp@uwm.eduMellencamp 128


Jamie SparksCareer Resource AssistantCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-4486sparksjl@uwm.eduMellencamp 128


Rhiannon RuffnerMarketing InternCareer Planning & Resource Center414-229-4486rruffner@uwm.eduMellencamp 128