Ray runs the Field Work Term Office’s front desk and is often the first point of contact for students, alumni, employers, and external partners. She manages event coordination for the office, directs the annual calendar for communications to all campus groups, assists students with FWT registration, and supports the other staff with research and appointment management. She also oversees the Student Career Assistant program, which offers students peer advising on resumes, cover letters, LinkedIn profiles, and job search strategies.
A graduate from the class of 2015, Ray spent the 2015-2016 year as a Kilpatrick Fellow in the President’s Office, participating in strategic planning for the College. During her time as a Bennington student, she developed on-campus conflict resolution clinics and helped to plan and implement campus-wide Town Halls. During her Field Work Terms, she supplied state representatives with education policy research in the Vermont Legislature and designed and taught new creative writing curriculum for the Quantum Leap Program at Mt. Anthony Union High School.