Alumni Career Spotlights

With the skillsets and knowledge learned in the master’s degree programs at the San José State University School of Information, the career possibilities for SJSU iSchool alumni are many and varied. Browse the alumni spotlights to learn how SJSU iSchool alumni are putting their master’s degrees to work. Many alumni are open to brief informational interviews or questions, so feel free to contact them directly to learn more about their work and how they landed their current jobs.

If you are a graduate of the SJSU iSchool, please see the left sidebar for instructions on how you can submit your alumni career spotlight.


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Tess McCarthy
MLIS 2012
Digital Archivist in Document Control
San Francisco, CA United States

Melissa Jeanne Anderson
MLIS 2016
Campus Engagement & Research Services Librarian
Southern Oregon University
Ashland, OR United States

Marina Hatfield
MLIS 2013
College & Career Coach (Former STEM Teacher-Librarian)
Young Oak Kim Academy
Los Angeles, CA USA

Renee Gimelli
MLIS 2012
Librarian II
San Jose Public Library
San Jose, California United States of America

Heather Devine
MLIS 2009
Circle of Learning Project Manager
San Jose State University Research Foundation
San Jose, CA USA