Maura Page is the Employer Relations Manager at Hood College Center for Career Development.
She began her work in the Career Center as the part-time Event and Recruitment Coordinator in October, 2008 transitioning to full time in April, 2015. In this role, she worked with a variety of organizations to provide recruitment opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students, and collaborated with colleagues in the office providing the logistical support for the Center for Career Development events. In her new role as Employer Relations Manager, Maura works on and off campus to build new relationships and expand old connections within the Frederick community and beyond to increase opportunities for Hood College students.
Maura earned her associates degree’s in General Studies from Montgomery College – Germantown and her bachelor’s degree in English Literature from University of Maryland – College Park. In May 2017, Maura earned her Masters in Humanities – American Studies from Hood College.
Maura brings to her position an understanding of career transition. Prior to coming to Hood, Maura worked as a Real Estate Legal Assistant for over 19 years at a local Real Estate law firm. Additionally, Maura is an alumna docent of the National Museum of Women in the Arts and a member of the American Friends of Attingham, the American affiliate of the Attingham Summer School for the Study of British Country Houses. In the community, she is a volunteer with the Frederick County Commission For Women and the Middletown Arts and Activities Council - MAAC. At Hood, she has been a facilitator for the Hood College First Year Reads Program since its inception in 2011. Beginning in 2015, she had the privilege to serve on the First Year Reads Book Selection Committee. As a graduate student, Maura held the position of Vice-President of the Graduate Student Association (GSA) in 2015 - 2016, then President in 2016 –2017. During her free time, Maura enjoys watching movies and visiting historical sites with her husband and five children.