2nd Annual Drive-In

Megan Megan Hollis President Florida Association of Colleges & Employers

Good afternoon FloridaACE Members,

Have you registered for the 2nd Annual FloridaACE Drive-In yet?

The Florida State University Career Center is excited to welcome everyone to Tallahassee for this fun event!

Our schedule runs from 8:30am-3:00pm and includes a great lineup of 2 keynote speakers and 4 breakout sessions. We will also be providing tours of the FSU Career Center.

I am excited to announce our two keynote speakers!

Jennifer Fonseca of Palm Beach Atlantic University and Dr. Darren Brooks from Florida State University will be joining us to share their experiences and perspectives on creating connections.

Jennifer Fonseca, Palm Beach Atlantic University

Jennifer Fonseca Jennifer Fonseca’s Purpose Title is Destiny Activator. Regardless of her job, job title, or employer, the core of WHO she is, is one who stimulates and sets in motion purpose and calling in individuals. Armed with over 20 years of experience working in higher education at both private and public institutions, she finds herself at home in Career Development. Over the last decade Jennifer developed her 5P Process© to help individuals find meaningful and engaged careers. Her 5P’s are Passion, Purpose, Personality, Proficiencies, and Profit Centers. Through this process individuals (and even employers) pull out their potential, explore the possibilities, find intentional ways to practice and prepare, develop professionalism, and experience peace as they figure out their WHO before their DO©! (She really likes the letter P!) Jennifer is an ENFJ. Strengths: Communication, Empathy, Restorative, Harmony, and Connectedness. Jennifer currently serves as the Destiny Activator / Assistant Director of Career Development at Palm Beach Atlantic University, while managing her private coaching practice.

Dr. Darren Brooks, Florida State University

Dr. Darren BrooksDr. Brooks has more than 20 years of experience in executive leadership in the areas of information technology, human resource, sales, learning and performance improvement in both the private and public sectors. He has extensive experience in talent acquisition and development, learning systems design, human performance technology, program evaluation, project management, and change management. Prior to his faculty role in the FSU college of business and appointment as the Executive Director of the Center for Human Resource Management, Dr. Brooks held numerous executive level positions including Deputy Secretary (CHRO-state of Florida), Director of Human Resources, Director of Shared Services Operations, Director of Administrative Services-IT, Chief Information Officer/Applications Development Director, Senior Human Resource Business Partner, Regional Recruiting Director, Senior Learning Manager, and Learning Design Manager/Performance Consultant.

Registration is only $35 for FloridaACE Members!

You won’t want to miss the conversation and the information you’re sure to use when you get back to campus. Looking forward to seeing you in Tallahassee!

Click here for registration