Alumni Career Panel

The Alumni Career Panel is hosted by the SF State Psychology Department and is a great opportunity to learn about career options available to Psychology majors. Events are held during Fall and Spring semesters and all are welcome to join. Attendees will observe a live informational interview with SF State Alumni and have an opportunity to ask questions about their career journey.

All events are held via Zoom Webinars. No need to dress-up or worry about your Zoom background because only the host and alumni speakers will have video/audio enabled. The audience can enjoy the show and ask questions via the text chat feature. 

All events are on Tuesdays from 5:00PM to 6:15PM (Pacific Standard Time). Please register to gain access to the events. Click here to register. Use passcode: brains


September 12th

  • Emma Curran, MS
    Emma graduated from SF State in 2017 with a MS in Industrial Organizational Psychology. Emma is an organizational psychologist that seeks to improve organizations through talent acquisitions. 

September 19th

  • Shauna López, MA, LMFT
    Shauna graduated from SF State in 2007. Shauna provides individual, group, and couples therapy as a private practice clinician. Shauna also provides clinical supervision to pre-licensed clinicians.

  • Marie Nersesian, MA, LMFT
    Marie graduated from SF State in 2015 with a BA in Psychology and Minor in Counseling. Marie works as part of a group private practice. Marie is a psychotherapist for children, teens, and families in Sonoma County. 

  • Manmeet Rattu, PsyD, MS
    Dr. Rattu graduated from SF State in 2004. Dr. Rattu is a licensed clinician and certified yoga Instructor with a passion for guiding groups and individuals on their mental health journeys.

September 26th

  • April Milburn, MA, MFT
    April graduate from SF State in 2017 and has a masters degree in counseling from Palo Alto University. April works for a non-profit organization in San Francisco as a crisis residential counselor.

  • Gil Perez, MA, LPCC
    Gil graduated from SF State with a BA in Psychology in 2014 and MA in Counseling in 2016. Gil is licensed in the state of California as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Gil provides mental health services at the College of San Mateo and is a couples therapist at the San Francisco Marriage and Couples Center.

October 3rd

  • Amy Fritz, MA
    Amy graduate from SF State in 2010 and is a school psychologist at an elementary school in the Bay Area. Amy works to support teachers and parents with behavior modification, disability identification, and mental health concerns.

  • Cinnamon Cook, MPA
    Cinnamon graduate from SF State in 2001 and then earned a Masters in Public Administration from USC. Cinnamon works for Deloitte as an organizational consultant. Cinnamon helps an array of organizations improve leadership and worker performance.

  • Akiko Terao, MS, LCSW
    Akiko graduated from SF State with Masters degrees in both Psychology in 2006 and social work in 2017. Akiko is a psychotherapist in private practice located in the Bay Area. Prior to opening a private practice, Akiko worked as a researcher in mental health and education.