a photo of Mindy Hurd
Assistant Director, Embedded Career
Embedded Career Team

Mindy helps lead the Embedded Career team, with a focus on the College of Arts and Sciences and the Program for Exploratory Studies. She is passionate about helping students find a career path that aligns with their skills, interests and values. Mindy has been involved in many areas of working with students throughout her career as a teacher, tutor, coach and advisor in both K-12 and higher education. She has a master’s degree in counseling with an emphasis in higher education and student affairs from CU Denver and a bachelor’s degree in elementary education with a minor in Spanish from Grand Canyon University. 

Outside of work, Mindy enjoys spending time outside with her husband and dog, traveling and trying new creative projects.