Mississippi College


Jennifer McGill

Jennifer McGill

Director of Career Services

Jennifer is a native of central Arkansas. After receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Communication  and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University, Jennifer went on to work in the Oil and Gas Industry for a subsidiary of Exxon Mobil Corporation for 3 years, doing legal research and handling land title issues.  Jennifer also worked for Student Support Services, a Federal TRiO program, at Arkansas Tech University. Jennifer now directs and leads the Department of Career Services at Mississippi College.  She considers this work to be a calling and spends her days developing students.

In the summer of 2011, Jennifer and her husband Shawn were called to Mississippi to work at Christ Life Highlands in Ridgeland, MS, where they serve as the Young Life pastors.

Jennifer’s top 5 strengths include Developer, Positivity, Belief, Woo, and Connectedness.  

“We are God’s Masterpiece. He has created us anew in Christ Jesus, so we can do the good things he planned for us long ago.” Ephesians 2:10

Julie Kerr

Julie Kerr

Student Life Assistant to Career Services

Julie Kerr joined the Mississippi College Career Services team in July 2013 as their Student Life Assistant. Julie finished her undergrad in 2010 at Spring Arbor University in Michigan with a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology. After completing her degree she spent the following three years serving as a Resident Director at Greenville College in Illinois. During those three years she mentored and worked with college students while pursuing her Masters of Arts in Higher Education through Geneva College in Pennsylvania. Julie will complete her M.A.H.E. in May 2014. As the Student Life Assistant for Career Services, Julie will help students develop their resume's, manage the online job-board, and coordinate and implement the social media strategy for the department. 

Jacob Wilkins

Student Associate for Career Services

 Jacob is a transfer student from Paducah, KY. He started at Mississippi College in the spring semester of 2013. He is a junior and is pursuing a degree in Accounting. After college, he is planning on starting a career in the accounting profession while working towards his MBA and required hours to partake in the CPA exam. He plans to one day have a career in the financial sector of a health and fitness company. 

Jeremy Kerstell

Student Associate for Career Services

Jeremy hails from Memphis, TN and is a Freshman at Mississippi College. For the year and a half prior to attending MC, Jeremy held a position at Apple, Inc. as a technician.  Jeremy has not yet declared a major, but he is passionate about business and the humanities and­ has plans to attend law school after college.  He is an active member of the Shawreth Men’s Club and regularly aids in leading worship at Pinelake Church in Clinton, MS