Melissa Kraft

Director, Student Professional Development & Placement

Business Career Services


Melissa has over 15 years of career counseling and human resources recruiting, specializing in working with business students and employers. For the past 10 years she has worked with business students at the David Eccles School of Business on career exploration, job search readiness, interview preparation and networking skills. She currently works with the entrepreneurship major and supervises the Business Career Ambassador program.

She is a graduate of Kansas State University and received the Global Career Development Facilitator Certification through the National Career Development Association. As a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach, she uses strengths-based coaching with students and groups to help them discover what they do best and use their talents in a more intentional way.