Maggie O'Brien

Maggie O'Brien

Career Consultant for Undeclared/Exploring Students and the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences (Fine and Performing Arts Students)

Maggie joined the Career Center staff in December 2016 as the Career Consultant for Exploring/Undecided students as well as all Fine and Performing Arts students. Maggie is passionate about helping students connect their skills, interests, and dreams to career paths. She believes that the first step in this process is for students to get to know themselves, and she is happy to help students navigate this process using a variety of resources and assessments.   

Maggie is a graduate of Wofford College where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry. She is also a graduate of the University of Georgia where she earned a Masters of Education in Professional Counseling. 

Majors served: Fine Arts, Art History, Interdisciplinary Art and Design, Dance, Film Studies, Music, Music Composition, Music Performance, Music Theory, Music Therapy, Theatre

Opportunities to Connect with Maggie

  • Call (706) 542-3375 to make an appointment
  • Students may also schedule an appointment with their Career Consultant through their Handshake account.
  • Drop by Maggie's Exploratory Center Drop-in Hours on Tuesdays from 1:00pm until 3:00pm in the Exploratory Center (Memorial Hall First Floor)

    Drop by Maggie's Lamar Dodd Drop-in Hours (2nd Floor Atrium) on the following Wednesdays from 11:00am to 12:30pm: Feb. 13, March 6, April 24

  • Visit Room 246 in Clark Howell for "Drop-In Hours." Maggie typically covers "Drop-In Hours" on Mondays from 12:00pm until 2:00pm