Career Services
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The purpose of this page is to provide information about the Career Services Committee responsible for the content of the Career Services Web Site. For information about St. Johns River State College, visit our About Us page.

Career Services is a decentralized system at St. Johns River State College tapping into the talents and resources of faculty and staff in various departments who engage students inside and outside of the classroom. For questions or involvement in committee activities, please contact our members.

Mission Statement and Learning Outcomes

Career Services Committee

Anna Lebesch, M.Ed., Ed.D., Vice President Representative
Vice President for Workforce Development,
Executive Director of the Orange Park Campus

(904) 276-6813

Melissa O'Connell, M.A., Chair
Director of Workforce Services and Program Advancement
Instructor, Professions of Caring

(386) 312-4259

Jonathan Blair, M.S.
Instructor, Computer Education
Palatka Campus

(386) 312-4256

George Brownett, M.Ed., Co-Chair
Workforce Specialist, Career Transitions Program

(904) 808-7480

Tony Carboni, M.A., D.Ed.
Faculty, Psychology
Orange Park Campus

(904) 276-6821

Todd Dixon, M.Ed.
Director of Testing and Student Support Services

(386) 312-4190

Laura Gwin, MHS, CRC
Workforce Advisor
Instructor, Professions of Caring St. Augustine Campus

(904) 808-7488

Edward Jordan, M.Ed., Ed.S.
Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs

(386) 312-4068

Donald Lafond, M.B.F.
Instructor, Computer Education
Orange Park Campus

(904) 276-6859

Troy Lockhart
Instructor, Adult Education
Palatka Campus

(386) 312-4080

James Maggio, J.D., Ph.D.
Faculty, Political Science
Palatka Campus

(386) 312-4216

Patricia McAnnally, M.S.N.
Faculty, Nursing
Orange Park Campus

(904) 276-6879

Diane Pagano, M.S., M.B.A.
Director of B.S.N., Faculty, Nursing

(386) 312-4267

Melissa Perry, M.B.A., Ed.D.
Dean of Adult Education

(386) 312-4088

Antionette Dee Richarson, MAHR, MAHRDV, MAOR
Instructor, Business Education
Orange Park Campus


Karen Reedy Thomas, M.Ed.
Director of Academic Advising

(386) 312-4045

Lynne Smith, Ed.M.
Workforce Advisor
Orange Park Campus

(904) 276-6773