Kelly Jensen

Career Advisor and Alumni/Employer Outreach Specialist

HDSI 139 | Hours: 8:00am - 4:30pm | Onsite: M,W | Remote: Tu, Th, F

Advise and connect students with appropriate internships and career opportunities, as well as other experiential opportunities and provide career advising with a focus in the field of Data Science

Backup: Erik Mjoen (until 2nd career position is added)

Kelly Jensen (she/her/ella) is a Career Advisor and Alumni/Employer Outreach Specialist at Halıcıoğlu Data Science Institute. She earned her BA in American Studies from the University of Washington and her MA in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from the University of San Diego. She has an extensive background in nonprofit leadership, education, and career coaching that includes program and staff management, client/student advocacy, academic and employment support, and teaching internationally. Kelly is committed to empowering students, serving the community, and supporting social justice causes. She has prior experience as wellness professional, she is passionate about travel, language, and culture, and she is an avid San Diego Padres fan.