Contact Our Staff

Amy Brunswick

Career Counselor

Amy joined the Career Services team in 2012. She graduated with a B.A. in psychology and a minor in music from Boston University in 2010. In 2012, she received an M.Ed. in Higher Education in Student Affairs from Salem State University, where she also completed assistantships in the Office of Career Services and the School of Graduate Studies. Here at Stonehill, Amy assists students in all stages of career exploration and preparation and feels especially fortunate to be working with such talented and motivated students! Contact Amy.

Christina Burney

Associate Director

Christina joined the Career Services team in October 2007. Christina gradated from Susquehanna University in 1999 with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Corporate Communications. Christina brings her experience as a corporate college recruiter in the Finance and IT industries to our office. She assists students in all aspects of career planning and development. Contact Christina.

Denise Geggatt

Office Manager

Denise joined the Career Services team in August 2011. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and a Masters of Education in Special Education from Bridgewater State College. Prior to joining the Stonehill Community, Denise taught in East Bridgewater and worked in the corporate setting. For general information about Career Services, or to schedule an appointment with one of our career counselors, Contact Denise.

Heather Heerman

Director

Heather began work at Stonehill College in 2001. She is a Stonehill alumna who graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. She also holds a Master of Education degree from Bridgewater State College. She assists students with their career-related goals, while working with faculty members and alumni to enhance the programming and opportunities available to current students and alumni. Contact Heather.

Andrew Leahy

Assistant Director

Andrew graduated from Stonehill in 2005 and spent five years recruiting students for the College as an Admission Counselor.  In 2010, he made the jump to Career Services in order to take on more of a student development and counseling role.  Andrew earned his Master of Education degree in Higher Education Administration from Northeastern University in 2012 where he also worked for a year as a Co-operative Education Coordinator before returning to Stonehill's Office of Career Services in January of 2013.  Andrew also acts as the primary pre-health advisor for students pursuing medical, dental, veterinary, chiropractic, optometry, and podiatry programs after graduation.  Contact Andrew.

Sara Polcari

Career Counselor

Sara is the newest member of our team. She graduated from Curry College in 2004 with a Bachelors of Arts in Communication. Sara spent four years working in career services at Curry College assisting students and alumni through the career development process. Then she continued her counseling experience at a non-profit career center where she taught various workshops and programs. Sara is eager to start building relationships with Stonehill students to help them reach their career goals! Contact Sara.

Kristine Shatas

Assistant Director

Kristine joined the Career Services team in 2010. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from The University of Vermont in 2004 and received her MBA from Suffolk University in 2010. She works closely with employers and students, coordinating the On Campus Recruiting program and overseeing the local and semester-long internship programs, including New York, Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles. Contact Kristine.

Kris Silva

Associate Director

Kris joined the Career Services team in August 2010 after working for Stonehill as Coordinator of Catholic Initiatives from 2007-2009 and Assistant to the President for Mission from 2009-2010. Kris is a Stonehill alumna who graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. Prior to arriving at Stonehill, Kris worked in marketing, communications and fundraising for a local non-profit organization. Kris counsels and advises students interested in pursuing post-graduate volunteer service. In addition, she oversees Stonehill's post-graduate service program. Contact Kris.