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Dr. Terry C. Mena, Vice President and Dean of Students for Student Affairs, standing in front of the Sachs Administration Building
Vice President and Dean of Students for Student Affairs, Interim Lead-Campus Recreation, and Interim Director-Career Development
Student Affairs

Room C 336
Northeastern Illinois University
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Office hours by appointment.
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Interim Career Coach
Career Development Center
Ana-Cristina (AC) Medal is a student-centered Higher Education Professional with six years of experience in career development, enrollment management, pre-law advising, and admissions. Her career started as a Career Counselor and Pre-Law Advisor at the University of Vermont Career Center where she counseled countless undergraduate and graduate students into successful career outcomes. Currently, she works at the University of Tampa as a Career Coach for Internship Programs. She graduated twice from Florida International University with a M.S. in Higher Education Administration in 2016 and a B.A. in International Relations in 2014. As a first-generation Latina, AC thrives in building community with others and focuses on centering historically excluded voices in higher education and beyond.

B.A. in International Relations, Florida International University

M.S. in Higher Education Administration, Florida International University


Office Hours
By appointment only.