C. Becker




of College and School Counseling                                         July
2007 to present
Archbishop Curley High School


·       Develop,
evolve, and implement a comprehensive college counseling program.

·       Lead,
mentor, and supervise four members of the College/School Counseling Department.

·       Meet
individually with juniors and families to create, launch, and coordinate a
personalized plan for their college search including academic advising and
course selection.

·       Meet
individually with seniors/parents to positively influence their college
application process.

·       Develop
and deliver lesson plans with grade appropriate content for 9th-12th
grade classroom college related visits and small group sessions.

·       Foster
and develop effective relationships with higher education institutions and
market the school in an accurate and effective manner.

·       Effectively
utilize Naviance to aid the college search and college application processes.

·       Plan,
coordinate, and conduct college information programs/workshops for

·       Plan,
coordinate, and conduct summer writing workshop for College Essay writing.

·       Collaborate
with the Athletic Department on student-athlete related issues.

·       Oversee
the planning of various college trips for students to visit campuses across the

·       Coordinate
and host over 100 rep visits to campus in addition to an on-campus college

as PSAT, AP, SAT and SSD coordinator for standardized testing.

with Admissions Department on effectively transitioning new students to school.

social media platforms to engage stakeholders about success stories related to
college counseling.

  • Increased merit aid
    awarded to senior class by 85% over the last four years; new school record
    for three consecutive years.
  • Improved attendance
    at parent workshops by 90% over the last four years.
  • Serve as a senior
    member on the Admissions Board, Academic Council, Senior Awards Committee,
    and Retention Committee.

Director of Leadership
Development Programs                                   January 2006 to July 2007

Northwestern University, Center for Student Involvement

·       Advised
and counseled 40 student organizations including the Associate Student

·       Co-designed
and helped implement several pre-Orientation immersion trips with Admissions
Department and Department of Multi-Cultural Student Affairs.

·       Developed
curriculum and instructed a ten week course on Peer Leadership.


High School Teacher                                                                            June
2003 to June 2005

Archbishop Curley High School (Baltimore, MD)

·       Designed
curriculum and planned lessons for several courses in the Liberal Arts



MS, Higher Education
Administration, June 2005 Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

BA, Philosophy/Catholic
Studies, June 2001 Loyola University-Maryland, Baltimore, MD