Career Services Team

MS in Financial Risk Management Career Services Team

The MSFRM Program has two dedicated and knowledgeable Career Services Specialists, whose extensive career placement experience and resources are a great benefit to current students and Alumni.

Learn more about our Career Services Specialists below!

Jason Gorack - MSFRM Career Development & Corporate Outreach

Jason Gorack

Career Development & Corporate Outreach

UConn, MSFRM Stamford, Office 3.100

Jason is responsible for the corporate outreach and career development for UCONN’s MS Financial Risk Management’s Stamford location. He partners with local corporations to provide students internships and career opportunities within the financial industry. He has twenty years of professional agency experience within the recruiting industry with a strong emphasis on Business Development and Career Readiness.

Jason believes in adding value to each students graduate experience by building relationships and hosting a multitude of guest speakers throughout the year.

He is available to discuss interviewing skills, resume building and general career counseling.

Please come to the career development office to meet Jason or email him at Jason.Gorack@UCONN.EDU.

Annie George - Career Advisor

Annie George

Career Advisor

UConn, MSFRM Hartford, GBLC, Office 503K

Annie is an experienced Human Resource Leader and Executive Career Coach who understands the challenges of successfully navigating career search and placement. Annie is recognized as a trusted advisor and collaborative business partner supporting strategic career planning, personal branding, resume development, communication strategy, effective networking, social media and interview practice. She helps candidates highlight and showcase core competencies and key successes.

As Senior Career Consultant and Executive Career Coach, Annie works with talent at all levels supporting professionals entering the workforce and/or in transition, across all industries.

More recently, Annie served as Adjunct Professor at Lincoln College of New England, teaching psychology, human services and public policy; increasing student knowledge and skills to support successful career opportunity and placement.

Annie graduated from the University of Illinois, Chicago, with a Bachelor in pre-law and continued to earn her Master's in Industrial Organizational Psychology at the University of New Haven, where she also received her Graduate Certificate in Human Resources Management. Annie is committed to giving back and paying it forward by supporting local community programs and currently serves as an Executive Board Leader at Hartford Behavioral Health, a nonprofit organization.

Annie looks forward to meeting with students in the Master of Science Financial Risk Management Program, building collaborative professional relationships to support them in their career goals.  As students complete their academic journey, Annie will help them build essential tools needed to develop your brand/resume, answer challenging interview questions and identify target companies and professional opportunities.

Please come to Office 503K to meet Annie or email her at Annie.George@uconn.edu.