Our Advising Team

Our friendly staff is here to assist you in your career endeavors.

Cheryl HarveyCheryl Harvey, Director of Career Transitions at Washtenaw Community College. Cheryl works with a team of advisors to help direct students on their career path by utilizing up to date career development strategies. Cheryl comes to WCC from the International Academy of Design and Technology, Troy campus, where she served as Director of Career Transitions for more than 5 years. Cheryl has also worked for the U.S. Department of Commerce serving as the Assistant Regional Recruiting Coordinator for the U.S. Census Bureau. While at the Census Bureau, Cheryl was responsible for recruiting over 250,000 people for temporary census jobs in Michigan, Ohio and West Virginia. Prior, she worked for over 11 years providing UAW and management workers with quality work/family programs by managing multi-million dollar contracts for UAW-Ford, GM, and Chrysler. Cheryl obtained a Master of Art in Educational Counseling from Eastern Michigan University and a Bachelor of Art in Telecommunications from Michigan State University.


David Wildfong, Professional Services Faculty/Student Advisor

David Wildfong, Professional Services Faculty/Student Advisor | Dave holds a Master of Arts in College Counseling from Eastern Michigan University, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from University of Michigan – Flint.

Amanda Deacon, Career Transitions Student Advisor

Amanda Deacon, Career Transitions Student Advisor | Amanda holds a Master of Arts in Counseling from Oakland University, a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Eastern Michigan University, and is a Licensed Professional Counselor with the State of Michigan and National Certified Counselor.



Barbara Hauswirth

Barbara Hauswirth, Experiential Learning Coordinator | Barbara earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Michigan State University. In her current position, Barbara connects students to employers for co-op and internship opportunities, as well as other work-based learning experiences. She is passionate about the impact internships can make in a students’ career journey and hopes EVERY student gets the opportunity to benefit from an experiential learning experience.































Need assistance in your career endeavors? Schedule an appointment with an advisor at 734-677-5155 or careers@wccnet.edu