OUR TEAM OF SUPPORT
Owner, Head Career Strategist
MS, MRW, ACRW, CPRW
Emily is a leading triple-certified resume writer, one of only 30 MRWs globally, and the world’s only MRW, ACRW, CPRW with a Masters of Science in Educational Psychology, a field that forms the backbone of her career advisory work.
Utilizing her rare combination of a strong journalism/writing foundation, diverse recruiting background, and a Masters degree in psychology, Emily truly leads ReFresh Your Step – and all of her clients – to increasing levels of success. Ever passionate about her work, Emily emphasizes the need for strategic collaboration, always tailored to the clients’ individual needs, skill set, objectives and parameters. Call or email Emily Kapit today to learn about how ReFresh Your Step can help take your career to the next level.
While Emily Kapit, MS, MRW, ACRW, CPRW, is the Lead Advisor & Strategist for ReFresh Your Step – and she is quite familiar with a range of industries – she employs a team of industry-specific advisors who serve as key team members to ReFresh Your Step clients.
Senior Team Writer
M.Ed., ACRW, CCMC, CPRW
Catharine has her Bachelor’s degree in Education and her Master’s degree in Quality Teaching, both from Graceland University, where she continued to work in Career Services both as the Career Development Coordinator and as Director of Career Counseling and Academic Advising. Catharine is well versed in the realm of resume writing, earning both her CPRW, and ACRW completing an intensive course at NRWA conferences, and becoming a board member for the NRWA.
Catharine brings her intense drive to learn and deep sense of creative curiosity to help support clients at RYS with everything they need when it comes to a career transition.
Senior Team Writer
Lisa has her Bachelor’s degree in Communications from the University of North Dakota, and has experience as a print reporter as well as in both public and media relations.
Lisa utilizes her strong communication skills to talk to clients and collaborate with them to find exactly what they are looking for in a career. She also possesses the ideal qualities and characteristics to effectively combine and understand a client’s background, recommendations, and accomplishments, molding them all into a comprehensive career path tailor made for each person.
Team Writer & Interview Coach
Megan has her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Texas Christian University and her Master’s Degree in Psychological Services from the University of Pennsylvania. She has extensive experience in higher education, including working in career services both at the University of Georgia and Drexel University.
Megan’s married interests of writing and helping clients to reach their career goals naturally landed her at RYS helping people who are job searching while also understanding and empathizing with clients going through a challenging time in their lives.
Team Writer & Business Development Manager
MS, CPRW, RYT
Jodi has her Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Creative Writing from the University of Miami, as well as a Master’s degree from Columbia University in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, something she uses when understanding clients’ calls and inquiries. She has worked at several non-profits in events and marketing before transitioning to the Global Initiatives and Talent Acquisition Director role for a Healthcare Consulting Business, where she opened an overseas division of the company.
Jodi’s ability to actively listen and understand the distinct path of each client at RYS is crucial in partnering with them on future growth.
Marketing Director & Project Manager
Mandy has a versatile background with the common theme of bringing organization to highly complicated systems and driving efficiency. Have something that is working pretty well, she can make it great. Have something that is a mess that no one has been able to get their arms around, she’ll make it work.
Mandy has a B.S. in Psychology and her experience spans non-profit social services to the digital marketing agency world. She has served as a program builder and manager, a career strategy consultant, job placement specialist, senior project manager, and more.