Careers and Internships

Students, reach for your dream. Companies, reach out to our talent. Alumni reach out to our growing network.

If you're a student, our services will ready you for this world of business that isn't always taught in the classroom. If you're a company looking to hire our students, our team will connect you with students ready to grow with your organization's needs. If you're an alumnus, you can find out how to get involved with your alma mater.

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Students: Sign up for the Career Center Listserv to receive the latest information on programs and fast approaching deadlines.

Companies: Leverage our dedicated resources to help your hiring needs. Learn more about resources for employers.

Alumni: Connect with us on LinkedIn to network and stay abreast of SBE activity (Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics Students and Alumni).

Meet Our Team


Vanessa Ioannides, Recruiting Career Manager
Vanessa is the Star Staffing Recruiting Career Manager for the SBE Career Center and is excited to be on-site to aid SBE students and alumni in their career pursuits. She is also available to present on various career topics in classes. 

Vanessa's Office Hours:

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
STEV 2021 


Dr. Kyuho Lee, Internship Director

Kyuho is the key person to connect with regarding internships and advanced work experience opportunities. He is dedicated to ensuring students receive a valuable experience that will help jumpstart their careers. Connect with Dr. Lee at 707-664-2160,, or STEV 2060.

joe_standridge.jpgJoe Standridge, Accounting Forum Advisor, Business Lecturer

Joe is the backbone of the Accounting Forum. Throughout the years Joe has inspired hundreds of students to pursue their career in accounting and has connected students to jobs at top accounting firms in the North San Francisco Bay Area and built key relationships employers in the region.  Contact Joe at

Connect with Joe regarding Meet the Firms, Accounting Forum Banquet, and accounting job and internship opportunities.



Career services offered for students:

- Placement into jobs (one-day assignments, part-time, and full-time positions available)
- Free Online Assessments - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, QuickBooks, Outlook, and more.
- Career Talks
- Resume Reviews
-Social Media Tips
- Interview Tips

Connect with Vanessa at (707) 664-2548 or to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome.



Internship Program
An internship is the perfect way to earn credits while gaining work skills and trying out a potential career. The added benefit? Many internships lead to job offers. ...more

Recruiting Events
We make hiring SBE students for careers or internships in your organization easy and targeted. ...more
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1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928 • 707-664-2377