Career Center

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Chris Phillips 
Director

 As the Career Center Director, Chris enjoys such a wide variety of responsibilities that his job never becomes routine.

  Chris coordinates all the career development and work experience classes on campus and teaches every semester. His favorite part of the job is working one-on-one with SBCC students exploring their education and career goals. Much of his time away from the Career Center is spent with his two children and playing tennis.

  His advice to students is to keep an open mind about their future and to seek out practical experience through internships, volunteering and part-time jobs.

965-0581 x 2334 | phillipsc@sbcc.edu
“Always show up, even if you are not
prepared – show up and good things happen.”
qanda

What was your first job?
Worked for Trader Joe’s when I turned 16.

What was one of your favorite jobs?
French bread baker.

What is your dream job?
Being a full-time writer.

What job would you be horrible at?
I could never be a dog walker.

What did you want to be when you were little?
A teacher.

Why are you working at the Career Center?
I enjoy helping people reach their full potential.

What was the best advice you received?
Always show up, even if you are not prepared—show up and good things happen.


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