John Parks

John Parks

John Parks, Assistant Director, Career Center


Gonzaga University, Master of Arts in Teaching, English, 1993

Arizona State University, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art Education, 1987


Contact info: or (509) 313-4055



  • Designs and manages career development training curriculum and preparation for students and alumni
  • Plans and develops collaborative efforts with academic departments regarding career development programs and presentations
  • Advises Career Center Representatives (CCR) student group, who are career development peer mentors to students on-campus and abroad
  • Provides career development services including résumé and cover letter construction

My definition of success:  “Happiness + Constant Improvement + Contribution = Success.  --The Minimalists”