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Welcome to Career Services
Career services is here to help students clarify and attain their goals
The Career Services Department is here to help all currently enrolled students and alumni polish their professional skills and transition into the workplace. We are committed to helping each of you get a jump start on your healthcare career!
Career Services Staff
Associate Dean of Students
Ben Hotelling is a Dayton, OH native. He worked as a recruiter at Kettering College, then moved to Kettering Health Network’s Human Resources Department as a network recruiter. Through these roles, he aided students and healthcare professionals to connect to their best healthcare future. He would seek out professionals with the right combination of experience, education, and skill to fill a particular role. Ben then transitioned to Fort Hamilton Hospital where he was the Manager of Business Development and in charge of building relationships with physicians and leaders across the hospital to ensure key service line growth. Recently, he filled the role of Kettering College’s Director of Career Services and Alumni Engagement – where he helped students achieve their career objectives. Now he is the Associate Dean of Students – but is still extremely involved in the Career Services Department.
- Services – Resume Review, Interview Preparation, and Kettering Health Network employment.
- Location – You’ll find Ben just outside of L-20, in the South Lobby – near the Student Services Wing.
- Contact – Ben@kc.edu | Cell: 937.307.1345 | Office: 937.395.5712
Ryan grew up in Dayton and attended college at Southern Adventist University in Chattanooga Tennessee. While in college he served a year as a student-teacher on the island of Vava’u in the Kingdom of Tonga. After graduating with his bachelor’s in communications, he got married to his lovely wife Courtney and moved to Southern California where he worked as an alumni and donor relations assistant at Loma Linda University Health. Three years later he moved back to Dayton and worked for Human Resources coordinating the summer internship program for the Kettering Health Network before transitioning over to Kettering College to work as an Admissions Counselor. Ryan has a passion for helping students succeed and reach their goals at Kettering College and in the workplace. His priority is you and helping your college experience be the best it can be.
- Services – Resume Review, Interview Preparation, and Kettering Health Network Employment.
- Location – You’ll find Ryan inside the KC Writing Center – which is located just inside the KC Learning Commons.
- Contact – Ryan.Haas@kc.edu | 937.395.8601 x57024
What services do we offer?
- Individual Appointments (virtual and in-person)
- Resume Review
- Interview Preparation
- Career/Major Exploration
- Career-aligned employment opportunities
- Career Fairs
How can you engage with us?
All resume reviews will be done by the Kettering College writing center and the group of tutors that are employed there. It is our expectation that you have virtually met with a writing center tutor and had your resume reviewed prior to applying to any role. First impressions are so important – your resume is typically the first impression that your future employer has of you! You can easily book a virtual appointment with a writing center tutor here:
During this conversation, we will ensure your resume has been reviewed by the KC Writing Center, walk through what an interview looks like in your respective desired area, practice with a few mock interview questions, and discuss follow-up strategies.
In-person meeting with Ben Hotelling
We are still holding in-person meetings this fall. You can click on the button below to schedule an appointment with us. These meetings will take place in the Associate Dean of Student’s office, outside of L-20. You will be required to wear a mask, we will sit across the table safely distanced from each other, we will have hand-sanitizer there for you, and we will wipe down the tables before and after our meeting together.
In-person meeting with Ryan Haas
We are still holding in-person meetings this fall. You can click on the button below to schedule an appointment with us. These meetings will take place in Ryan’s office, which is located in the KC Writing Center. You will be required to wear a mask, we will sit across the table safely distanced from each other, we will have hand-sanitizer there for you, and we will wipe down the tables before and after our meeting together.