Beth Smedley served as the Charlotte area’s community career counselor for the Career Transitions program at Central Piedmont Community College, in Charlotte, NC for over five years before beginning private practice in January 2012. Beth utilizes her 20+ years of experience in career counseling to reach a wider audience.
Specifically working with individuals making career transitions for over 13 of those years, she has a drive to help others fulfill their career goals. Beth holds a Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri and a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. She has a knack for helping others showcase their talents to prospective employers, narrow down career fields and research the labor market to make smart career choices.
Beth has extensive abilities working with mid-life career changers that occur as the result of downsizing, right-sizing, layoffs, and business closures. During her time with the Department of Labor, she was part of an innovative program to provide extensive employability skills training and re-entry advising to dislocated workers in a variety of industries.