Executives in Residence

One-on-one career mentoring and advising with a top business leader is available through our Executives in Residence program. Our executives can help you:

  • Develop a resume and cover letter that shows off your experience and skills
  • Plan job search and interview strategies
  • Understand the skills and abilities required to succeed in different industries and companies
  • Select extracurricular activities that prepare you for various career paths
  • Plan a thoughtful career path that goes beyond your first post-grad position
  • Maintain momentum once you've chosen a career path
  • Navigate career-related challenges

Our Executives in Residence have held executive-level appointments, positioning them as true experts in their industries. Learn more about their backgrounds and schedule an appointment in Handshake today.

Jennifer Campe

Executive in Residence


Jennifer Campe is a retired HR executive with an extensive career in strategic talent management. With 30+ years of experience, her areas of expertise include organizational performance, talent development, executive coaching and succession planning. She has served on boards including Loyola Quinlan School of Business, the Goodman Theatre and Skills for Chicagoland’s Future.Professional.

  • CHRO at Wintrust Financial Corporation
  • CHRO at Career Education Corporation
  • Director Organizational Effectiveness at TransUnion LLC
  • Sr. HR Manager at 3Com/US Robotics
  • MS, Loyola University
  • BA, Loyola University

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Airies Davis

Adjunct Professor in Career Development


Airies Davis, EdD, is an educational thought leader with more than 10 years of experience in workforce development, diversity and inclusion, talent management, motivational coaching, and more.

Professional Experience
  • Founder of WorkforcEQi, a consultancy firm merging workforce development with emotional intelligence
  • Senior Customer/Technical Trainer at Monster
  • Assistant Vice President Corporate Recruiting at Merrill Lynch
  • Senior Diversity Recruiting Director at Hudson Highland Group
  • Experienced Hire Recruiter at Deloitte
  • Ed.D, University of Southern California
  • MBA, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
  • BA, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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Mauricio Gonzalez-Sfeir



Mauricio Gonzalez-Sfeir is an experienced advancement and business professional with experience in international business, fundraising and development, growth strategy, and diversity and inclusion. He serves as a board member of several organizations, including the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA). He has a special passion for the sports business, having owned and led professional soccer clubs.

Professional Experience
  • Founder and CEO, Illinois Latin America LLC
  • Special Advisor to the Dean, Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois
  • President and General Manager Education, Hydrocarbon Exploration LTD
  • PhD, Universidad Mayor De San Andrés (Expected 2022)
  • MBA, Harvard University
  • BA, Yale University

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David Jaggi



David is an experienced R&D and innovation thought leader with a passion for building and leading exceptional teams that deliver business growth through the identification and delivery of exceptional customer experiences.

Professional Experience
  • Advisor, AquaCultured Foods
  • Global Innovation Director, Mars/KIND
  • Director of Global Design, Mars/Wrigley
  • Adjunct Professor, IIT, Institute of Design
  • VP of Engineering, HLB

BSEE, Rutgers University

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Mike Kiyosaki

Clinical Professor of Management


Mike Kiyosaki is a global executive with an extensive career of leading organizations, capturing market opportunities, and building passionate, high-caliber teams. He has been the board director of several corporations in multiple countries.

Professional Experience
  • Executive Vice President at TransUnion LLC
  • Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development at Terraspring Inc.
  • Senior Vice President of Marketing and Sales at e2 Communications
  • Vice President at IBM Corporation
  • MBA, University of Maryland
  • BS, University of Maryland

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Alyse Lasser



Alyse Lasser is the founder and president of Insight Executive Search Partners, Inc., an executive search firm. She is active in the legal and professional community, is a frequent speaker on panels, and regularly consults with clients on career issues.

Professional Experience
  • President at Insight Executive Search Partners, Inc.
  • Senior Vice President at Kensington International
  • Assistant General Counsel at Waste Management, Inc.
  • JD, Northwestern University
  • BA, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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