Jessica Ayub has been DCTC’s Director of Career Services since 2015. Overall, she has 10 years of experience related to employment services. She earned a Master's degree in Counseling/Psychology from Bethel University and a Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management with Honors. Additionally, she completed an Associate's degree in Liberal Arts/MnTC from North Hennepin Community College.
In her spare time Jessica enjoys volunteering in the community and being actively engaged in various professional associations. Jessica was a 2014-2016 board member and current professional member of the MN Career Development Association (MCDA). In 2018-19, Jessica serves on a Committee: Careers for Students with Disabilities Task Force and will be involved in the Leadership Advancement Program (LAP) with the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), an organization with a membership of 12,000 institution career services professionals and employer representatives. She has also been with the National Career Development Association (NCDA) on their Global Connections Committee (GCC) since 2016 and Editor since 2015 for the "Professional Counselors and Specialists" department column with the organization's quarterly print magazine, Career Developments, sent to 5,000 members worldwide. She was just added as a group member to a Higher Ed Constituency Advisory to respond to members' voiced desires in shaping inaugural webinars and annual conference programming.