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CEO Staff

Erin Benevento

Erin Benevento Associate Dean for Student Development

As the Associate Dean for Student Development, Erin provides oversight for the Center for Experience and Opportunity (CEO) and oversees the McDaniel Commitment, our signature program for student development at McDaniel. 


  • BA in Communications, McDaniel College
  • MA in Communications, John Hopkins University

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Brooke Hain Associate Director of International and Off-Campus Programs

As the Associate Director of International and Off-Campus Programs, Brooke works with McDaniel's international and study abroad students. 

If you're a current student going abroad, Brooke is here to help you pick a program and prepare for your experience. For aspiring or current international students, Brooke is happy to chat about attending McDaniel and how to experience everything the college has to offer. 


  • BA in English, McDaniel College

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Joanna Hamburg Associate Director for Student Development

As the Associate Director of Student Development, Joanna supports the operations of CEO and OSE events and programming, supports publicity initiatives, and manages office workflow. 

You'll work with Joanna for if you need help navigating Handshake or if you have questions about work study opportunities. 


  • BA in English, McDaniel College

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Amy Vile Graduate Assistant

As the CEO's Graduate Assistant, Amy assists with programming support and conducts 1:1 appointments with students. 

Amy is a great resource for those in need of assistance with their job, internship, or graduate school search. 


  • BS in Business Management, Grove City College
  • Masters in Counseling (2023), McDaniel College

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CEO Ambassadors

Our team of CEO Ambassadors are peer mentors that are here to help you navigate professional opportunities. They'll use the experience they've gained from their own opportunities to help you figure out your next steps.

No matter if you need want to choose a major, find an internship, or apply for an on-campus job, they're here to help.