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Jacqueline Wallace

Career Coach for Education, Public and Human Services


145 Marano Campus Center

Jackie has worked at SUNY Oswego since 2002, several of those years in Residence Life & Housing and first year programming before coming to the Compass in 2008. She is a proud alumna of SUNY Oswego the Career Coach for the "Education, Public & Human Services" Industry in Career Services. Outside of this role, she is the President of the Leighton Home & School Association and active in the local school district. She is also engaged in the Oswego community through Recognizing Oswego County, the Leadership Oswego County Curriculum committee and is a new member of the Zonta Club of Oswego. With a background in undeclared academic advisement and major exploration, she is formally certified in the Myers Briggs Type Inventory, Strong Interest Inventory and StrengthsQuest. When not working or volunteering, Jackie enjoys attending music concerts, reading, party planning, watching movies and going to the Drive-in with the family.


Conference Presentations
  • Zonta District 2 International Women’s Day Conference, What do You Want to go Viral for?, Mexico, NY, March 2016
  • SUNY Career Development Organization Conference, Career Services as Storytellers, Corning, NY, June 2015
  • SUNY Career Development Organization Conference, Strength-based Career Counseling, Lake George, NY, June 2014
  • Leadership Oswego County Graduation, class 2013 speaker, Oswego, NY, May 2013
  • SUNY Career Development Organization Conference, Helping Students Bring it Back to What They Do Best: Using StrengthsQuest in Career Counseling & Development, Cortland, NY, June 2013

Awards and honors

Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society for Adult Learners in Higher Education, Honorary Member, April 2016
SUNY Career Development Organization President’s Award, For Going Above and Beyond, June 2014


M.B.A., Business Administration, State University of New York at Oswego, 2004
B.S., Business Administration, State University of New York at Oswego, 2002

Classes taught

GST 110: Life Planning & Major Exploration (current)
GST 100: College Orientation & Success (past)
GST 303: Career Awareness II (past)