Mary Ritter Heitkemper

Mary Heitkemper

Mary Ritter Heitkemper, Ph.D., Career Center Director


Gonzaga University, Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership, 1998

Gonzaga University, Master of Arts in Administration & Curriculum, 1990

Washington State University, Bachelor of Arts in English, 1988 | 509.313.4231


  • Leads the Career Center by developing goals, policies, and strategies
  • Teaches workshops and seminars on relevant career development topics throughout the school year
  • Builds strong connections between employers and the university community
  • Partners with other universities to collaborate and provide increasingly excellent services
  • Provides professional career coaching services including résumé and cover letter development