Steven Simon, Ph.D., President and Career Consultant

Steve has over 40 years of experience and leadership in career and job services. He has helped clients from high school age through the latest career stages, with career selection and change, and in finding jobs.  He is familiar with the most up-to-date job seeking methods including the best uses of social media. Steve has been a VA Counseling Psychologist and VA Supervisory Psychologist working with disabled veterans, he has taught at 4 university  graduate schools, he provides expert vocational testimony in Social Security disability cases, and he writes extensively on career issues.  Steve has a Ph.D. in Counselor Education from Kent State University and a Master's in Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Florida. He is a Distance Credentialed Counselor (DCC), Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC), and Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP). He holds the Master Career Counselor designation from the National Career Development Association, is a Life Member of the American Psychological Association, and is a member of the American Counseling Association.

Missy Buesing, M.Ed., Career Consultant

Missy has ten years of experience in professional career counseling and employment services. She has helped those early in their careers find employment consistent with their interests, skills and abilities. Later, with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) she assisted injured veterans in setting career goals, and then getting the education and training needed to return to work. Missy has been invited to present at local, state and national career training conferences, worked as an Employment Specialist, and managed the state-wide operations of a VA employment program. She has a Master’s degree in Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling from Kent State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Akron. Missy is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) and is a member of the National Career Development Association (Master Career Counselor).