Abbie Reuter

Abby Reuter

Associate Director,
Employer Engagement & Career Advisor

abbie-reuter@uiowa.edu


Career Community Advisor for


You can finds Abbie listening to the latest West Wing Weekly podcast; Netflix binging; Face-timing with friends and family around the county (she’s from Washington, D.C., and has also lived in Austin, TX, Charlotte NC, and Indianapolis, IN!). 


Favorite Quote
“Some stories don't have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment, and making the best of it, without knowing what's going to happen next. Delicious ambiguity.” — Gilda Radner


Talents
Possessing insider knowledge on different career paths – Abbie has worked as a nonprofit executive, an HR professional, and even participated with the Iowa Startup Accelerator (where she became entrepreneurial savvy and honed her business skills and knowledge)!


Advice for Students
"
It’s rare that anyone’s career has a direct and linear path. There are often a lot of different ways to get where you want to go, and I love working with people to discover how they can connect their talents, interests, and skills to create their own path from wherever they start."


Top 5 Strengths
Input – Command – Arranger – Relator – Empathy