Christine Yip Cruzvergara is Associate Provost and Executive Director for Career Education at Wellesley College, where her charge is to build a comprehensive career model that engages the entire college ecosystem and lead the college’s effort to empower the next generation of women leaders. In this newly developed role, she has oversight of career services, internships, fellowships & scholarships and community engagement. She has a reputation of being a creative problem-solver and enjoys the challenge of leading a team to drive change. Prior to joining Wellesley, Cruzvergara served as Assistant Dean and Executive Director at George Mason University, where she led an office of 20+ professionals to re-envision career education. She has previously worked in career services at Georgetown University and in new student orientation and student activities at George Washington University. Cruzvergara has been elected to serve a two-year term on the board of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). She recently concluded her service as co-chair for the NACE Career Readiness Strategic Initiative Committee and chair for the American College Personnel Association Commission for Career Services. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from James Madison University and a Master’s in college student personnel from the University of Maryland, College Park.