Shannon Gallo

Manager of Career Services


119 W 31st St., 4th Floor, 413-A

New York, NY 10001

Phone: (646) 664-8618

Fax: (646) 664-8728

Shannon Gallo, Manager of Career Services, joined CUNY SPS in 2010, establishing and overseeing all career services functions.  She began her higher education career by developing and leading a cooperative education/internship program at Monroe College, and then moved into the field of employer relations at Pace University, where she managed the co-op & career services campus recruiting program.  Her corporate experience includes serving as regional manager of recruiting for Kelly Services, Inc., where she built and shaped the global staffing leader’s recruitment and retention strategy for eight full-service field branches in the New York City metropolitan area.

Shannon holds a BS in journalism/public relations and an MS in industrial relations/human resources from West Virginia University. She is a member of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), the Metropolitan New York College Career Planning Officer's Association (MNYCCPOA), and the New Jersey Career Consortium (NJC3).  Shannon participates actively with the University-wide Career Services Association (CSAC) and served as co-chair from 2014 – 2017.

Recent News

A view of the multi campus webinar CUNY SPS hosted

7th Annual Alumni Career Event Features Record Number of Attendees and CUNY Campus Participants

June 24, 2024

CUNY SPS co-hosted an alumni career development webinar about implementing AI in job searches for the largest-ever audience and CUNY campus participants.

Speakers conducting the CUNY SPS Student Leadership Conference's keynote address webinar

6th Annual Student Leadership Conference Features Mentorship and Networking Webinars

June 06, 2024

Over a four-day period, students attended multiple webinars geared toward building networks and fostering mentorship.

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CUNY SPS Observes Day of Giving with #CUNYTuesday Professional Development Webinar

December 09, 2022

The webinar focused on best practices for adapting and thriving in a hybrid work environment.

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Experts Offer Career Advice and Resume Prep at CUNY Multi-Campus Alumni Event

June 10, 2020

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) co-hosted the 3rd Annual CUNY Multi-Campus Alumni Career Prep and Resume Review Panel on Wednesday, June 3. Organized by the Offices...