Maureen Cathey

Maureen Cathey serves as Associate Director in Business Career Services in the Walker College of Business. Maureen is the career coach for graduate business programs (MBA, MS in Applied Data Analytics, MS in Accounting and MA in Industrial-Organizational Psychology and Human Resource Management) as well as undergraduate accounting. Maureen also supports recruiting employers and helping students make valuable connections with employers. Prior to this role, Maureen had served as an assistant director and career counselor in the Career Development Center at Appalachian working as a liaison to the Reich College of Education. As a Gallup Certified CliftonStrengths Coach, Maureen helps students recognize the power of their strengths. Maureen serves as a Student Conduct Board member and Administrative Hearing panelist on campus and enjoys supporting student success in any way she can.

Prior to working at Appalachian State University, Maureen worked at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville in a variety of student affairs areas including Career Services, Student Conduct, Orientation, and Parent and Family programs. She also spent time at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in the position of MBA Program Director. Maureen earned her Bachelor of Arts in English and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 

Title: Associate Director
Department: Business Career Services

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Office address
Peacock Hall