Shadow A Saint by Industry

Please note:  If the listing has *no preference, it can either be a one day or multiple day shadow.

SUMMER 2014

ADVERTISING
ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
COMMUNICATIONS/MEDIA
C
ONSULTING
EDUCATION/HIGHER EDUCATION
ENVIRONMENTAL
FINANCE AND BANKING
F
OOD AND BEVERAGE
GOVERNMENT/PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION
HEALTH CARE
INSURANCE
LEGAL
MUSEUMS AND LIBRARIES
NON-PROFIT
REAL ESTATE
RETAIL/WHOLESALE
SCIENCES
SPORTS & RECREATION
TRAVEL & TOURISM
VETERINARY MEDICINE

 

ADVERTISING

SHADOW NUMBER *48
State-CA City-Foster City
Job Title - DIRECTOR
Employer - Acxiom
Job Description - Acxiom is an enterprise data, analytics, and software as a service company that uniquely fuses trust, experience and scale to fuel data-driven results. For over 40 years, Acxiom has been an innovator in harnessing every important source and use of data to strengthen connections between people, businesses and their partners. Utilizing a channel and media neutral approach, we leverage cutting-edge, data-oriented products and services to maximize customer value. Every week, Acxiom powers more than a trillion transactions that enable better living for people and better results for our 7,000+ global clients. I am a Managing Director of Acxiom's Digital Impact division.  I oversee Acxiom's Digital Impact client base and associated Account Management & Media organizations. Responsible for client retention and revenue. Digital Impact is Acxiom's multi-channel marketing arm that delivers best in class email, mobile, social, web, direct and media solutions.
Industry Code - Advertising
*An extended multi-day shadow

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ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT

SHADOW NUMBER *4
State-ME City-Scarborough
Job Title - OWNER/PHOTOGRAPHER
Employer - Tim Byrne Photography
Job Description - I own and operate a community-based commercial photography studio in suburban Portland, Maine. We create fine portraiture for individuals and families, and provide event photography services for businesses (meetings and conventions), and families (weddings, anniversaries, & reunions). We also provide some commercial advertising services and continually work on personal projects. I also teach photo classes to individual and adult learners.
Industry Code - Arts & Entertainment
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *54
State-NJ City-Newark
Job Title - PRESIDENT
Employer - Rock Ridge Music
Job Description - Rock Ridge Music is an independent record label and artist management company, working with artists in the rock/alternative/americana/country genres.  Between both sides of the company, students will get a glimpse into almost every aspect of the music business.
Industry Code - Arts & Entertainment
*No preference

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COMMUNICATIONS/MEDIA

SHADOW NUMBER *9
State-NY City-White Plains
Job Title - DIGITAL EDITOR
Employer - The Journal News and lohud.com
Job Description - I manage a 20-member team of journalists who are responsible for breaking news, managing lohud.com on desktop, tablet and mobile platforms, social media, content visualization, performance metrics and interactive graphics.
Industry Code - Communications/Media
*A one-day shadow

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CONSULTING

SHADOW NUMBER *30
State-CA City-St. Helena
Job Title - DIRECTOR - HEAD of BUSINESS VALUATION
Employer - Frank, Rimerman + Co. LLP
Job Description - I run the firm's Business Valuation practice and lead a team of 5 employees.  We provide fundamental valuation services for private and public companies for tax and financial reporting purposes.  Specifically, we value public and private enterprises, equity stock and intangible assets for early stage technology companies and family owned wineries, mostly in Northern California.  My main office is in St. Helena, CA in Napa County but I frequently work from our offices in San Francisco's financial district and can do a shadow program at either location.
Industry Code - Consulting
*An extended multi-day shadow

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EDUCATION/HIGHER EDUCATION

SHADOW NUMBER *58
State-NJ City-Hackensack
Job Title - COORDINATOR of EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
Employer - Hackensack University Medical Center
Job Description - I work with children who have been diagnosed with cancer and/or serious blood disorders.  I oversee their educational needs throughout their treatment process.  I work closely with parents, school staff, and a multidisciplinary hospital-based team to ensure children are provided with an appropriate level of educational services.  This includes managing all aspects of their educational experience for individuals on all different grade levels (preschool - college).
Industry Code - Education
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *70
State-CA City-San Diego
Job Title - SR. PROJECT MANAGER
Employer - Center for Creative Leadership
Job Description - CCL is a world-renowned provider of leadership solutions.  Our mission is to advance the understanding, practice, and development of leadership for the benefit of society worldwide. Students could see many facets of the leadership development industry including research, sales, program design, operations, and program delivery.  This shadow experience would be great for psychology majors (our work is based on cutting-edge research in behavioral, org, and industrial psychology) or anyone interested in leadership as a discipline.
Industry Code - Education
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *29
State-NY City-Potsdam
Job Title - ACADEMIC SUPPORT COORDINATOR
Employer - SUNY Potsdam
Job Description - I coordinate and administer the majority of the general academic advising and support resources offered through SUNY Potsdam's Student Success Center. My specific duties include:
-Administer a campus-wide group tutoring program for all undergraduate courses offered at SUNY Potsdam
-Hire, train, and supervise a staff of 70 student tutors and 3 student assistants
-Provide individual consultations and group workshops on various student success skills and techniques
-Teach a one-credit “Metaskills” course designed to enhance the academic skills of at-risk students
-Coordinate all academic advising during summer orientation and advise students throughout the academic year
-Serve as an academic mentor and provide intensive support for the most at-risk students
A student who shadowed during the summer would be best served by observing during our summer orientation period, during which I coordinate academic advising for all incoming students.
Industry Code - Higher Education
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *7
State-NY City-Marcy
Job Title - ESL TEACHER
Employer - Utica City School District
Job Description - I am an ESL teacher (K-6) in a small city school district.  Our English Language Learners are primarily refugees.  In the summer we have a 2 week cultural orientation in August for newcomers.
Industry Code - Education
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *41
State-NY City-Manlius
Job Title - TEACHER
Employer - Fayetteville-Manlius Schools
Job Description - I teach 7th grade Social Studies.
Industry Code - Education
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *56
State-VA City-Lynchburg
Job Title - ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR of RESIDENCE LIFE
Employer - Randolph College
Job Description - I work on a college campus- this one day shadow experience would be great for someone who is interested in Higher Education. I work in Residence Life on a small, private school campus but the intern would be exposed to Student Activities and Leadership as well.
Industry Code - Higher Education
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *19
State-CT City-Westbrook
Job Title - DEAN of STUDENTS
Employer - The Oxford Academy
Job Description - I run the day to day operation of a small boarding school dedicated to one to one education.  The position is full time administration.  However, I started as a History teacher.  This opportunity would be appropriate for any student looking to enter the world of education.
Industry Code - Education
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *44
State-NY City-Canton
Job Title - ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT
Employer - St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES
Job Description - I oversee all instructional programs for a large regional educational service agency that supports 18 school districts.
Industry Code - Education
*An extended multi-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *51
State-NY City-Canton
Job Title - DIRECTOR of PARENT LEADERSHIP GIVING and SENIOR ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF MAJOR GIFTS
Employer - St. Lawrence University
Job Description - The Director of Parent Leadership Giving (DPLG) serves in a critical role to engage parents and maximize their philanthropic support to St. Lawrence University. Primary responsibilities include working with parents of current and former students on leadership annual fund gifts ($1,500+) to major gifts ($100,000+), with an emphasis on major gifts. This person also serves as the Secretary to the Parents Committee, and will oversee all parent fundraising activities for the University. Specific responsibilities include:

1). Complete 125 visits annually to involve, cultivate, solicit and steward prospective parent leadership donors.

2). Serve as Secretary to the Parents Committee, which includes families who both volunteer and contribute $1,500 or more to the Parents Fund annually. Recruit members of the Parents Committee and provide support. Prepare volunteer fundraising solicitation materials and recruitment materials and will make appropriate assignments for peer-to-peer solicitations for leadership gifts. Develop and administer parent fund raising strategies, which include overseeing all parent contacts through “Calling All Saints” and all parent appeals, with the production support of the Office of Alumni and Parent Programs. Serve as a liaison with offices of Alumni and Parent Programs, Admissions and Student Life to support and promote parent volunteer opportunities in those areas.

3). Oversee all aspects of production of the newsletter, Parent Scope, monitor and update the parent website, and provide parent support for regional and on-campus events including Family Weekend and Winter Weekend programming.

4). Organize summer “Send Off” gatherings for the incoming first-year class to be hosted by members of the Parents Committee. The Director will collaborate with the Admissions Office to determine the appropriate locations for the gatherings based on student geographic location.

5). Support collaborative divisional initiatives including reunion and commencement. Work with other university advancement staff to involve the president, trustees, and other key volunteers with major gift cultivation, solicitation and stewardship.Industry Code - Higher Education
*No preference

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ENVIRONMENTAL

SHADOW NUMBER *28
State-MA City-Boston
Job Title - TRAIL & GREENWAY DESIGNER
Employer - National Park Service
Job Description - The part of my work that may be interesting to students is my field work in Rhode Island and Connecticut. Typically, I meet up with the Shadow in the morning near Hartford or Providence. We then spend the day in a series of outdoor activities (trail design, corridor scouting, actual trailwork with local volunteers) and/or indoor meetings (helping local officials and volunteers to organize their efforts, raise money, make trail design decisions).
Industry Code - Environment
*An extended multi-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *6
State-VT City-South Burlington
Job Title - STATE ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER
Employer - State of Vermont
Job Description - I work on an Air National Guard Base and my position is to keep the base in compliance with various environmental programs such as storm water, solid waste, air emissions and hazardous waste.  We follow various State and Federal regulations and my position ensures that the base is following the current guidance and generating reports for various agencies.
Industry Code - Environment
*An extended multi-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *64
State-VT City-Montpelier
Job Title - SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
Employer - The Trust for Public Land
Job Description - The Trust for Public Land is a national land conservation organization with a mission of “land for people.”  We utilize our expertise in real estate, finance, law, and fundraising to help communities meet their open space objectives.  This can include the creation of new parks, trails, community gardens, wildlife refuges, or the protection of working farms and forests.  TPL works closely with public agencies such as the US Forest Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Park Service on securing lands for these agencies.  Senior Project Manager who works on land conservation projects in Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine, including some of the largest acquisitions currently underway in the Eastern United States.  He is responsible for negotiation of the real estate transaction, conducting due diligence on the property, raising funds for the acquisition, lobbying congress for appropriations, and working with communities and stakeholders to ensure they are supportive of the conservation outcome.  Student participants will likely experience some combination of an office environment and a field environment including travel to an active conservation project or to meetings of stakeholder groups.  Field opportunities are currently in the Connecticut River Valley of New Hampshire and Northern New Hampshire at the Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge.  The office is located in Montpelier, VT. 
Industry Code - Environment
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *59
State-NY City-Potsdam
Job Title - Conservation Easement Specialist
Employer - NYS DEC
Job Description - I am a public recreation planner and land manager for the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Industry Code - Environment
*No preference

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FINANCE/BANKING

SHADOW NUMBER *37
State-ME City-Auburn
Job Title - SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT
Employer - Farm Credit East, ACA
Job Description - Farm Credit is a national cooperative providing commercial financing and leasing to natural resource based businesses.  This includes production agriculture, commercial fishing and forest products businesses.
Industry Code - Finance/Banking
*An extended multi-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *49
State-VT City-Montpelier
Job Title - INVESTOR SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE
Employer - Sentinel Investments
Job Description - I work in the call center for a mutual fund company that manages $24 billion in assets.  The people I speak with on a daily basis are registered reps of broker dealer firms, shareholders, and employees from other financial institutions.  We sell our funds primarily through broker dealers and wirehouses.  There is a fair amount of exposure to Excel and financial software that we purchase through third party vendors.
Industry Code - Finance/Banking
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *65
State-OH City-Beachwood
Job Title - PRESIDENT
Employer - Roulston Research and Thomas Roulston Investment Partners
Job Description - Thomas Roulston Investment Partners offers individual and institutional clients diversified portfolio management strategies and provides them access to the most elite portfolio managers in the world. Each account is individually managed to meet the clients risk parameters and long term goals.  Roulston Research offers Institutional Investors a network of traditional and non-traditional independent research sources. RBR links institutional investor clients with resources in industry, at public companies, and with other independent research providers.
Industry Code - Finance/Banking
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *31

State-MA City-Boston
Job Title - FINANCIAL ADVISOR
Employer - Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Job Description - I am a Financial Advisor Associate at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney which provides brokerage, investment banking and asset management to corporations, governments and individuals.  Our team of 7, the Willing Group, works with foundations, businesses and high net worth families to provide tactical asset allocation, estate planning, and financial planning.  In my particular role, I am responsible for working with prospective clients, building customized asset allocations and researching the best avenues of investment.
Industry Code - Finance/Banking
*A one-day shadow

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FOOD AND BEVERAGE

SHADOW NUMBER *80
Employer - Downeast Cider House
Position Title - EVENT COORDINATOR
Job Description - Setting up and working events and tastings for a craft cidery/brewery in Boston (Charlestown) including launch parties, festivals, on-premise and off-premise tastings and promotions. Developing the in-house tour program, and assisting with marketing and social media.  Student must be age 21 or older to Shadow.
Industry Code - Food and Beverage
*No preference

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GOVERNMENT/PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

SHADOW NUMBER *10
State-VT City-Winooski
Job Title - PRESIDENT/CEO
Employer - Vermont Student Assistance Corporation
Job Description - We provide financial aid (grants, scholarships, student loans) to Vermont college students and students from other states who are attending VT colleges and universities.  We also provide career and education counseling to low-income students in middle school, high school, and when they are adults to enable them to develop education and training plans that will allow them to achieve their career goals.
Industry Code - Government/Public Administration
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *61
State-VA City-Richmond
Job Title - CUSTOMER ACCOUNT MANAGER
Employer - Commonwealth of Virginia, VITA
Job Description - I work in state government for an agency that provides technology services and support to 90 other state agencies.  As a customer account manager, I am the primary point of contact for 12 agencies in the transportation, natural resources, and finance areas for all things IT (computers, phones, servers, project management and oversight, technology procurement, etc.). I work directly on site with agency CIOs and IT directors on escalated service issues, technology upgrades, IT governance, information security, and special projects.  Last fall, I led the technical aspects for the transition office and inauguration of our new Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Attorney General.  If you're interested in state government, information technology, information security, or customer service, I would encourage you to apply.
Industry Code - Government/Public Administration
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *26
State-DC City-Washington
Job Title - DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Employer - Department of State
Job Description - The State Department is the foreign policy arm of the U.S. government.  My office develops international economic policy, mostly related to trade.  For instance, officers in my section participate in the negotiation of a trade agreement between the U.S. and the EU.  Other officers are working on a trade negotiation with Japan and other countries in Asia.  Members of my staff manage and advance issues related to trade between the U.S. and China, India, Africa, etc.  Other officers work on issues related to intellectual property rights.  This summer, some officers in my office will be working to win congressional approval of a large trade bill.
Industry Code - Government/Public Administration
*A one-day shadow

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HEALTH CARE

SHADOW NUMBER *8
State-PA City-Reading
Job Title - PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Employer - Berks County Intermediate Unit
Job Description - I work in a preschool setting primarily evaluating children ages 3 to 5 with developmental delays.  I also treat a few children during the week.  There are opportunities to observe occupational and speech therapists, as well as psychologists and teachers in this setting.  My organization is closed for in-service meetings on 5/22/14 and closed 5/26/14 and 6/16/14 through at least 6/30/14.  We may be closed until after 7/5/14 but our schedule, as of 2/14/14, is not yet finalized.
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *3
State-NY City-Ogdensburg
Job Title - SURGEON
Employer - self
Job Description - I am a member of a group of four private community general surgeons working in the North Country.  Those interesting in a career providing health care and those looking at the "business " of health care may benefit from shadowing my practice.
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *45
State-NY City-Kingston
Job Title - DENTIST
Employer - self
Job Description - A small biological general dentistry practice in small city.  Great ability to choose schedule, type of dentistry you prefer and really help people with their health decisions and care.
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *24
State-NY City-Tupper Lake
Job Title - PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Employer - Adirondack Health
Job Description - I am a physical therapist at Adirondack Health, which has locations in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, and Tupper Lake, NY. Each location has professionals who provide physical therapy, occupational therapy, and health and wellness interventions. Currently, I am located in Tupper Lake. I provide outpatient physical therapy services to a wide variety of patient populations. Typical patients seen in this environment include: patients with an orthopedic injury following a traumatic event at work or during an athletic activity, people who have had surgery, patients who have had a cerebrovascular accident, older adults with balance deficits, and individuals with chronic pain. The role of a physical therapist is to examine and treat individuals to promote their ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability.
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *21
State-VT City-Burlington
Job Title - ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR
Employer - Brian D. Shuman
Job Description - Periodontist in Burlington, Vermont. Treatment centers on gum disease, tooth loss and implants.  Philosophy based on education of patients and prevention of oral disease. Has taught at Harvard and presently an educator on staff at Tufts.  Two of our interns from SLU will graduate dental school this May and one graduated two years ago.
Industry Code - Health Care
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *25
State-NY City-New York
Job Title - MD
Employer - St. Luke's/Roosevelt
Job Description - Breast surgery office.  Opportunity available for clinical research as well if there is time.
Industry Code - Health Care
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *67
State-NY City-Smithtown
Job Title - PHYSICIAN/SURGEON
Employer - Edward J. Lipinsky M.D., PC
Job Description - I examine, diagnose and treat medical and surgical problems of the Ear, Nose and Throat in a private practice office setting.
Industry Code - Health Care
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *68
State-NH City-Lebanon
Job Title - ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR of PSYCHIATRY
Employer - Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Job Description - Inpatient and outpatient psychiatry in a medical center setting
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *62
State-NH City-Portsmouth
Job Title - GENERAL DENTIST
Employer - Self
Job Description – general family dentistry
Industry Code - Health
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *79
State-NYCity-Saratoga Springs
Job Title - FAMILY PRACTICE PHYSICIAN
Employer - self
Job Description - I am a solo family practitioner who sees patients in the office M, T, Thursday and Friday.  I try to practice practical, evidence based medicine.  I talk to my patients and explain its not all about pills.  I used to go to the hospital and I was the last physician to admit patients there.  Now the hospital is run by hospital based physicians.  I also know of two other SLU graduates who are local physicians, one a cardiologist, the other a family practice physician like myself.   
Industry Code - Health Care
*No preference

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INSURANCE

SHADOW NUMBER *50
State-NY City-Bedford Hills
Job Title - UNDERWRITING SPECIALIST
Employer - Lloyd Bedford, Cox, Inc
Job Description - Over the course of a day, you will be immersed in several key components of the insurance industry with three St. Lawrence alumni, specifically the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operations Officer, and an Underwriting Specialist. Each Laurentian will help broaden your basic understanding of the insurance industry as well as the intricacies of small business, sharing experiences and ideas which will be applicable to the insurance industry and transferable to other careers that you may be interested in. Areas covered include client development, client retention, small business ownership, relationships with insurance carriers, operations, entrepreneurial advancements, quantitative pricing and presentation study.
Industry Code - Insurance
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *13
State-NY City-CLAYTON
Job Title - VICE PRESIDENT
Employer - Thousand Islands Agency
Job Description - Retail insurance agency with management of a large self-insured health care plan. Operations have been paperless for 12 years.  Agency has received several national recognition awards for effective use of technology in insurance operations. Several past shadow students have gone on to pursue insurance careers as a result of their shadow or intern experience with us. We will offer both types of shadow experiences.
Industry Code - Insurance
*A one-day shadow

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LEGAL

SHADOW NUMBER *55
State-MA City-Boston
Job Title - ATTORNEY
Employer - Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority
Job Description - I am part of a staff of attorneys that provides advice and counsel to the third largest transit and railway agency in the U. S.(the MBTA).  My practice focuses on corporate matters such as government contracts and public procurement.  However, we have attorneys that work on matters related to employment, environmental, construction, and civil litigation.  I am sure that any member of the staff would be happy to discuss their areas of practice with a student who is interested.
Industry Code - Legal
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *52
State-WA City-Vancouver
Job Title - OWNER of LAW OFFICE
Employer - Law Office of James Mayhew
Job Description - I have practiced law in Vancouver, WA for the past 20 years. I am the lead attorney and employ an associate and paralegal. I share office space with another attorney and staff.  My main areas of practice are criminal defense and real estate law.  Vancouver is a great place to practice law because most attorneys are congenial and extend professional courtesies.
Industry Code - Legal
*No preference

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MUSEUMS AND LIBRARIES

SHADOW NUMBER *53
State-PA City-Philadelphia
Job Title - GRANTS and COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER
Employer - The Franklin Institute
Job Description - As the Grants and Communications Manager at The Franklin Institute, a 190-year-old science museum, I manage the Development Department's private foundation solicitations, including prospecting for new funders, renewing existing grants, and writing grant proposals and reports. I also write many communications materials for the museum, including member newsletters and e-blasts, the annual report, and other tools as needed. The Development Department at the Institute is fairly large--18 people--so provides for an interesting look at how a big institution's development processes operate. The Franklin Institute is the mid-Atlantic region's largest science center and directly reaches 1.2 million people annually with creative and engaging hands-on science and technology learning experiences. In June 2014 the Institute will open a new wing with a cutting-edge exhibit on the brain and neuroscience.
Industry Code - Museums & Libraries
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *16
State-OH City-Canton
Job Title - DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
Employer - McKinley Presidential Library and Museum
Job Description - "The McKinley Presidential Library & Museum is a family friendly history and science museum. The Museum includes the McKinley Gallery, the Street of Shops, the Keller Gallery, Discover World, the Hoover-Price Planetarium, Ramsayer Research Library and their new permanent exhibit, The Stark County Story. The McKinley National Memorial, burial site of President William McKinley and his family, is also on the Museum grounds.  The education department schedules and oversees all adult and student programs at the Museum."
Industry Code - Museums & Libraries
*An extended multi-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *15
State-NY City-Rye
Job Title - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Employer - Westchester Children 's Museum
Job Description - As Executive Director of the Campaign for the Westchester Children' s Museum, I am facilitating the adaptive reuse of a National Historic Landmark building at Rye Playland; leading the architectural and exhibit design process, as well as fundraising efforts, for the creation of a 22,000 sq. ft. children s museum.  While the museum is under construction, educational programming is already in place through our Museum Without Walls program.  For more information about our organization and its programs, visit www.discoverwcm.org. 
Industry Code - Museums & Libraries
*An extended multi-day shadow

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NON-PROFIT

SHADOW NUMBER *69
State-CT City-Greenwich
Job Title - DIRECTOR of PARISH DEVELOPMENT
Employer - Christ Church Greenwich
Job Description - Responsible for fundraising and welcoming
Industry Code - Non-Profit
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *27
State-CT City-Bloomfield
Job Title - PRESIDENT and CEO
Employer - Foodshare
Job Description - Foodshare is the regional food bank serving greater Hartford, providing food to 300 local food pantries, community kitchens, and shelters, as well as working on innovative solutions to hunger.  As CEO, my position is mostly about public relations, communications, and fundraising, including establishing and "selling" the vision of the organization.
Industry Code - Non-Profit
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *60
State-CA City-Los Angeles
Job Title - EDUCATION and OUTREACH MANAGER
Employer - Farm Sanctuary
Job Description - Farm Sanctuary is the nation's leading farm animal protection organization. Our organization rescues, rehabilitates and provides lifelong care for hundreds of animals who have been rescued from stockyards, factory farms, and slaughterhouses. Our education program spreads the word about the impact of factory farming and the benefits of a plant-based diet through tours of our shelter where guests can meet rescued animals and hear there stories, as well as through advocacy events and conferences,  websites, literature, and other forms of media. As Education and Outreach Manager, I am responsible for creating new outreach materials online and in print, hosting events, and facilitating bringing our message of compassion to a broader audience. By shadowing my position, you would not only be able to spend time getting to know rescued farm animals, but you would get to see first hand the day to day operations of a non-profit organization. Because of the nature of our organization, you would be required to follow a vegan lifestyle during your shadow. Being vegan before the shadow is not at all required- just an open mind and a willingness to give it a shot! I can provide meals and housing for the duration of your stay. We also have an internship program and you would be able to interact with other full time college-age interns during your shadow. 
Industry Code - Non-Profit
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *43
State-NY City-Getzville
Job Title - PRESIDENT/CEO
Employer - Aspire of WNY
Job Description - Aspire is a $67M diverse no profit serving the developmentally disabled. We provide services to over 3200 individuals with IDD in areas such as housing, healthcare, employment, day services, case management and children's services.
Industry Code - Non-Profit
*An extended multi-day shadow

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REAL ESTATE

SHADOW NUMBER *12
State-NY City-New York
Job Title - SALES TEAM MANAGER
Employer - Massey Knakal Realty Services
Job Description - Massey Knakal is an owner rep investment sales firm.  Based in New York focusing on the New York City metro area, we have offices in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and New Jersey.  We are the #1 investment sales firm in New York City for 13 years running.  As the sales team manager for Partner, James Nelson, I oversee the day to day operations of his team.  Since starting at Massey Knakal in 2010, I have been involved in over $800 million in real estate sales in the NY metro area.
Industry Code - Real Estate
*No preference

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RETAIL/WHOLESALE

SHADOW NUMBER *63
State-NY City-Manlius
Job Title - TERRITORY MANAGER
Employer - Harden Furniture
Job Description - Managing a territory from Syracuse, NY (CNY) to Toronto, Ontario, Canada for Harden Furniture based in Upstate New York.  Maintaining communication & visits with furniture dealers and interior designers. Conduct presentations & training for various furniture dealers carrying and representing Harden Furniture, Harden Contract and Cambridge Mills.....all sustainable manufacturing based in McConnellsville, NY (45 minutes northeast of Syracuse, NY and approximately + or -  2 hours from the St. Lawrence University Campus.)  Also, attend the High Point International Furniture Market (High Point, North Carolina) in the Spring- usually April- and the Fall Market - usually held in October.   Please do not hesitate to contact me via e-mail or cell phone to chat and ask questions about my involvement with Harden Furniture etc.. 
Industry Code - Retail/Wholesale
*No preference

SHADOW NUMBER *57
State-PA City-McKeesport
Job Title - PRESIDENT & CEO
Employer - Book Country Clearing House,  LLC and Bellwether Books
Job Description - We are among the top 3 bargain book wholesalers in the world and top three bargain book wholesalers on Amazon.  We have exclusive relationships with Random House, Anchor/Vintage, Oxford University Press, W.W. Norton, Ten Speed Press, Rizzoli and others wherein we receive all of the publisher's returns and resell through secondary channels.  I oversee contractual relations with each publisher, oversee all sales, warehouse & internet activities of each company.
Industry Code - Retail/Wholesale
*No preference

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SCIENCES

SHADOW NUMBER *18
State-MA City-Cambridge
Job Title - GENETIC COUNSELOR
Employer - Partners HealthCare Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine
Job Description - Partners HealthCare (parent company of Mass. General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and seven other eastern Mass. hospitals) founded the center in 2001, to promote the integration of genetics and genomics into clinical medicine. Our work supports the goals of personalized medicine and translational medicine (bringing scientific breakthroughs from the laboratory to patient care as quickly as possible). PCPGM spans the fields of healthcare and research.  We provide testing and analysis services to both the medical community and clinical/scientific researchers.  Genetic counselors serve as a liaison between the Partners Laboratory for Molecular Medicine and outside clinicians.  We interpret test results, draft reports and communicate test results to ordering physicians. When appropriate, genetic counselors refer others to appropriate specialists for additional genetics services.  Additional roles include assisting with new test development, collaborate on publications, generating marketing materials, updating documents and text for the website, and occasionally representing the LMM at conferences.  Some of the genetic counselors at the LMM provide direct patient genetic counseling services in hospital-affiliated clinics.
Industry Code - Sciences
*An extended multi-day shadow

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SPORTS & RECREATION

SHADOW NUMBER *66
State-NY City-New York
Job Title - CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER
Employer - United States Olympic Committee
Job Description - I am the Chief Marketing Officer in charge of Sales, Marketing, Media, Events, Licensing and Direct Marketing for the United States Olympic Committee which oversees the Olympic movement in the United States. While we are a not for profit, we are charged with raising the revenue and overseeing the national governing bodies development of Olympic and Paralympic athletes. We oversee all marketing and sponsorship including Olympic and Paralympic Games execution.
Industry Code - Sports & Recreation
*A one-day shadow

SHADOW NUMBER *42
State-NY City-Malone
Job Title - PROGRAM DIRECTOR 4-H CAMP OVERLOOK
Employer - Cornell Cooperative Extension of Franklin County
Job Description - As Program Director I am assisting this well established seasonal camp facility transition into a year-round educational center with an emphasis on environmental science, adventure education and experiential learning.  My primary duties include assisting in the development of and delivery of all educational programs; marketing and recruitment of schools, visiting groups, and campers; supervision of seasonal instructors and summer camp staff.
Industry Code - Sports & Recreation
*No preference

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TRAVEL & TOURISM

SHADOW NUMBER *32
State-MA City-Charlestown
Job Title - SALES REPRESENTATIVE
Employer - Travel Show Marketing Group
Job Description - I sell booths at Travel Agent Trade Shows to suppliers in the travel industry.  My company producing three travel agent shows a year, where over 1,500 travel agents come to our show from across the U.S.  They meet with travel industry suppliers at the trade event and form relationships for business.  I sell spaces for suppliers, including cruise lines, hotels and resorts, tour operators, etc.
Industry Code - Travel & Tourism
*No preference

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VETERINARY MEDICINE

SHADOW NUMBER *46
State-NY City-Greene
Job Title -VETERINARIAN/PRACTICE OWNER
Employer - Self- Greene Veterinary Clinic
Job Description - I am the owner of a clinical companion animal veterinary clinic in semi-rural upstate New York.  
Industry Code - Veterinarian
*A one-day shadow

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