Employer Advisory Board

Purpose Statement:

To provide support to the Smith Career Center and help strengthen the services offered for students and employers.

The Employer Advisory Board:

  • Meets twice a year; typically in April and November.
  • Includes a diverse group of employers representing the business, industry, education, and government sectors.
  • Discusses current issues in recruiting and career services.
  • Provides feedback concerning the services offered by the Smith Career Center.
  • Provides career information presentations and job search workshops for students.
  • Assists with the development/review of brochures and services for employers.
  • Assists the staff in the identification or expansion of employment opportunities for students.

Employer Advisory Board
AAA Chicago
Archer Daniels Midland Company
Auto-Owners Insurance Company
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Black & Veatch
Boy Scouts of America
Caterpillar Inc.
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
ConAgra Foods, Inc.
Discover Financial Services
Enterprise Holdings
Exelon Corporation
Farnsworth Group, Inc.
Harris Corporation
Heart of Illinois United Way
Hy-Vee, Inc.
John Deere
Liberty Mutual Group
OSF St. Francis Medical Center
Peoria Public Schools District 150
Produce Pro Software
RLI Corporation
State Farm Insurance Company
Target Stores