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We know that navigating campus recruiting can be a challenge. W. P. Carey Career Services Center has been designed with teams of professionals who understand your needs and goals — and are dedicated to helping you achieve them. Our coaching teams help students differentiate themselves in the market. Our employer engagement and operations teams consult with and advise partner organizations on the right places to connect with talent. Explore our team bios to learn more.

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Al Knoblach

Career Coach: Finance

Albert (Al) Knoblach is a Career Coach who works on the Career Management team at the W. P. Carey School of Business, specifically partnering with students in the Master of Finance program and undergraduate Finance, Economics, and Financial Planning degree programs. Al strives to meet students where they are by maximizing their potential through self-reflection, networking, and persistent focus on achieving career goals. With several years of higher education experience, Al has served as a career coach and mental health counselor, at multiple institutions including The Edwin Herr Mental Health Clinic, Penn State’s Central Career Services Center, Penn State’s Mechanical Engineering Department, and the University of Nebraska – Lincoln College of Business Career Center. Outside of higher education, Al has over 2 decades of experience working in the pyrotechnics industry shooting and manufacturing professional display fireworks. Al completed two degrees at The Pennsylvania State University, obtaining a B.A. in Psychology in 2017 followed by a M.Ed. in Counselor Education in 2020.