Trish Harper

Senior Career Advisor

Phone: 413-577-3163


Trish received her BBA in Business Management from Stetson University in Florida . She then moved to Chicago and worked in client management and recruiting capacities for several years before returning to graduate school where she received a Masters in Organizational and Counseling Psychology from The Adler School of Professional Psychology in 2012.  She  most recently worked at Loyola University Chicago as an adjunct professor teaching an Internship and Career Preparation course in the Quinlan School of Business covering an array of topics including: resumes, interviews, job search strategies, networking, and career skill topics . She also spent a year in their Loyola Career Center where she worked as a Career Counselor. Trish will be an important component to our efforts to enrich our student career services.


On a personal note, Trish loves sports (she had just finished her first season coaching the Loyola University Chicago football club team; she played tackle football for the Chicago Force) and she said she "is looking forward to snowboarding in real mountains and checking out as many UMass sports teams and their games as possible!"