Staff Profile

Amanda Schagane
Interim Associate Director

Amanda Schagane is a passionate life-long learner sharing career guidance through her full-time role in university career services where she also develops and facilitates career development courses for graduate and undergraduate students. She served as a contributing columnist writing on career development topics for the Lexington Herald-Leader for 3+ years. She greatly enjoys presenting to specialty groups in the community. She has over 9 years experience in higher education setting, 7+ in higher education career services. Prior to joining the Graham Office team she worked at the James W. Stuckert Career Center as a Career Advisor to exploratory studies students. She holds the Certified Career Counselor credential by the National Career Development Association and served as president for the Kentucky chapter of the organization. Other credentials include a Certificate in Business Administration, MS.Ed. in Counseling Psychology, BA in Psychology and extensive training with career assessments and job search resources and success strategies. She is certified in the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Strong Interest Inventory career assessments.

Contact Information

Phone: (859) 257-0714
Email: amanda.goldsmith@uky.edu
Office: 132J