Alyssa Rametta

Assistant Director

Originally from Connecticut, Alyssa joined the Career and Professional Development team in 2018. Previous to her role at Virginia Tech, she has enjoyed serving as an intern and graduate assistant in career centers at UConn, Boston College, and Northeastern University. Alyssa is eager to work closely with graduate students at Virginia Tech as well as advising all STEM students in their career exploration, internship/co-op search, preparing for career fairs, building application materials, crafting an elevator pitch, honing interviewing skills, practicing salary negotiation, and everything in between during their career development journey. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaison to the Graduate School
  • Career Advisor for the STEM Career Network
  • Liaison to the Cultural and Community Centers
  • Mock Interview Program Manager      


Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration
Concentration in Student Affairs
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Professional Affiliations and Certifications

  • National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)
  • National Career Development Association (NCDA)
  • Career Coaching Intensive Training Certification (NACE)
Alyssa Rametta