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Michael Evers

Director of Cincy Internships

 MEVERS@JVSCAREERS.ORG

 513-221-6728

 

Michael Evers is the Director of Cincy Internships. He’s a graduate of DePaul University in Chicago where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, specializing in Political Theory. During his undergraduate studies, Michael served as a Workum Intern at the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati for both Planning & Allocations under Barb Miller and the Jewish Community Relations Council. After graduating he lived abroad in Israel during 2013, which included 6 months of study on Eco-Israel, a MASA Program, based at the Hava & Adam Farm in Modi’in.

 

Since then, he’s been back stateside, serving as a Repair the World Fellow in Detroit, working as a Program Associate at Hillel of Metro Detroit, and studying at Mechon Hadar in New York City. Most recently, Michael worked on several local issue campaigns here in town.

 

He’s looking forward to building on the great programming happening in Cincinnati, as well as helping students secure internships and real-world experiences that will advance their careers, enhance their sense of community, and enrich their Jewish identities.

 

Reach out to him to ask about opportunities, introduce yourself, or just share a joke.

 

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Christine Olsen

JVS Career Services Career Coach and Student Internship Coordinator

 COLSEN@JVSCAREERS.ORG

 513-745-2913 

 

Christine Olsen is the Student Internship Coordinator at JVS Career Services, a nonprofit that helps people find meaningful employment, businesses hire top talent, and college students find internships and jobs. She will help you prepare your resume and cover letter for internship applications. She'll also work with you to prepare for interviews. 

 

Christine is passionate about helping people and organizations to achieve their true potential. She has done this throughout her 25-year career in Business and Education in the areas of Finance, Leadership, Training and Development, Recruitment and Career Consulting.

 

Prior to joining JVS Career Services, Christine served as Career Services Director in higher education. She managed advisors and coached students and alumni through their career preparation and transitions. She facilitated writing marketable resumes, teaching job search strategies, coaching on interviewing, networking strategies, personal branding, business etiquette, and employer hiring trends and culture fit, so that clients would enjoy a significant increase in job offers.

 

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Irina Kleinerman

CPRW, Talent Acquisition Specialist, and Onward Israel Program Manager

 IKLEINERMAN@JVSCAREERS.ORG

 513-745-2908

 

Irina Kleinerman, CPRW, Talent Acquisition Specialist and Onward Israel Program Manager, has a Bachelor of Behavioral Sciences with specialization in Human Resources and Communications from Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel.

 

Irina moved to Cincinnati three years ago. Before moving to Cincinnati she was a recruiter in Israel where she recruited for positions across all industries.

 

Her experience includes managing the entire recruiting process including defining position competencies, sourcing, screening, interviewing, and final selection. She supports hiring managers in salary negotiations and writing employment offer letters.

 

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Brie Juran

Director of Development, Career Coach, and Program Manager

 BJURAN@JVSCAREERS.ORG

 513-745-2907

 

Brie Juran, Director of Development, Career Coach, and Program Manager of JVS Career services, is a Florida native with strong family ties to Cincinnati and comes to JVS Career Services with a multitude of skills. Along with her sales and management experience, Brie will be using her networking expertise to enhance business development and client relationships.

 

Brie obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the University of Maryland, and then went on to earn her Culinary Arts Certificate from L’Academie de Cuisine, a culinary school outside of Washington D.C.. Subsequently, she worked in the food industry and returned to her Alma Mater to head the Admissions Department. Her time in this role enabled her to share her experience and inspire others to change careers and pursue what they love.

 

As in her previous position, Brie is passionate about the services and resources JVSCS is able to provide to assist job seekers in various stages of their careers as well as businesses with hiring needs. She has an energetic approach to engage community members and looks forward to contributing to the growth of the young adult professional community in Cincinnati. As a recent transplant from D.C., Brie is enthusiastic about connecting with others and in turn, facilitating their connection with JVSCS to find their place in the community through their careers.

 

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Rachel Marchese

Talent Acquisition and Program Coordinator

 RMARCHESE@JVSCAREERS.ORG

 513-745-2914

 

Rachel Marchese is the Talent Acquisition and Program Coordinator at JVS Career Services. Her role includes coordinating the Onward Israel Program, finding talent, and supporting hiring managers.

Rachel, a Cincinnati native, brings years of experience working with Jewish nonprofit organizations. Most recently, as the Innovation Specialist with Brandeis University Hillel in Waltham, Massachusetts where she was trained in Design Thinking methodology and developed creative redesign for student engagement. She is a passionate community builder who brings expertise in relationship building, communication, marketing, and social media. Rachel received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Communication from Kent State University.

 

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