Faith Bade joined Wentworth Institute of Technology as Associate Director of CO-OP + CAREERS in November 2018. Faith has 20+ years of experience in business, non-profit, and higher education, most recently as an Associate Director within Northeastern University’s department of Employer Engagement and Career Design. Faith grew up locally and now lives in Charlestown, MA. She earned her Master of Business Administration from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and her early career was in mortgage banking and commercial real estate lending. Faith earned her MBTI certification in 2016.
When not at work, Faith can be found on the Cape walking or running with her two dogs!
Robbin Beauchamp joined Wentworth Institute of Technology as Director of Cooperative Education and Career Development in Boston in September 2014 with over 25 years of college career services and human resources experience. She grew up in Winsted, Connecticut and went to Emerson College for her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communication and Television Production. She obtained her Masters degree in Administration/Organizational Policy from Boston University. Robbin previously worked at Stonehill College and was the Director of the Career Center at Roger Williams University for 12 years. Prior to working in higher education, Robbin worked in Human Resources for 10 years as a Recruiter, Trainer, Benefits Administrator and Manager.
She began her professional life in Hollywood working on television shows and returned to Boston to work in local television and radio.
- Biological Engineering
- Biomedical Engineering
Lauren Creamer has been with CO-OP + CAREERS since April of 2015 she absolutely loves her job. She brings to the table graduate and professional experience in career coaching, student leadership development, and residential life. Lauren grew up in Narragansett, RI and attended the University of Rhode Island for her undergraduate studies in Environmental Science and Biology. She obtained her master’s degree from Northeastern University in College Student Development and Counseling. Lauren is committed to providing her students with the skills they need to be successful in their job searches and helping them identify their ideal career paths.
Lauren played rugby for seven years in Rhode Island and Boston. She holds a national championship title.
Kristen Eckman joined the CO-OP + CAREERS team in June of 2018 after serving as the department’s marketing intern. Kristen grew up in Plymouth, MA and attended Emmanuel College where she received her undergraduate degree in Business Management and Marketing. She has always been passionate about inspiring and supporting students in the way that she had been throughout her academic career. As operations coordinator, Kristen schedules and coordinates appointments and interviews with students, advisors, and employers, maintains the department’s relationship with employers, and plans for major events including The CO-OP + CAREER Fair and Mock Interview Days.
Kristen loves the Boston Red Sox and got the chance to work on a marketing campaign where she met some of the players including Dustin Pedroia and Xander Bogaerts.
External Relations Specialist
Chris McIntyre joined the Career Services staff in the Summer of 2015 after spending 3 years as a Career Advisor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, working with undergraduate business students. He holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Born in Iowa, he relocated to Boston after spending his entire life in the Midwest. What Chris enjoys most about advising is watching both the personal and professional growth in students. He believes in the practical learning opportunities Co-ops provide.
He still gets the newspaper delivered and completes the crossword puzzle daily.
Assistant Director, Systems & Marketing
Abbey Pober joined the CO-OP + CAREERS team in June of 2016 with five years of marketing and operational experience in the construction, engineering, and environmental staffing industry. Abbey grew up in Ashburnham, MA and attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst for her undergraduate studies in Marketing. She is passionate about helping colleagues and students identify and utilize tools and processes that help them reach their goals. Abbey oversees CO-OPS + CAREERS marketing, manages the database, and develops department reports.
When not on campus, you’ll find Abbey outside in any season hiking, kayaking, and skiing!