Women Entrepreneurship 2020: Rosa Santana, Assistant Director, Career Services, Berkeley College

Women Entrepreneurship 2020

Rosa Santana, Assistant Director, Career Services, Berkeley College

Rosa Santana

Rosa Santana is an innovative design, career and technology connoisseur with experience in higher education administration and student affairs. She serves as Assistant Director, Career Services at Berkeley College, holds the President-Elect position at New Jersey Career Development Association (NJCDA), held the President position in 2019-2020 at NJC3, was a Board of Trustee and Vice President with Classical Academy Charter School of Clifton, and served as a member of NACE, EACE, SHRM and NCDA.

Santana is continually looking for opportunities to provide a spectrum of tools, resources and guides for students and alumni in career search. She spearheads a gamut of projects that cultivate effective programming, sustainable business relationships, technology-efficiency and student-centric environments. At Berkeley College, she was recognized for her seven years of service and received an award for the Culture for Caring Poster Contest. She also received the Teamwork Award and was featured as a Career Services success story.

Mu Sigma Upsilon Sorority, Inc. awarded her the Polaris Award, which recognizes a sister who has excelled in her career and is considered a trailblazer, providing paths for the next generation of female leaders. Santana is also known for her community service and was awarded the Community Leader Award by Councilman Julio Tavarez and the Civic Association. Santana holds a Master of Science degree from Full Sail University, a Bachelor of Arts degree from Bloomfield College, and is currently pursuing her Doctor of Philosophy degree at Walden University.