National Career
Development Month

NCDA promotes career development through its annual celebration of National Career Development Month. Every November, career development professionals are encouraged to celebrate with career related activities. In particular, NCDA sponsors an annual Poetry and Poster Contest. This year, National Career Development week is November 16-20 and National Career Development Day is November 18, 2015.

 Announcing the winners of the 49th Annual Poetry & Poster contest.


Watch here for details about the 50th Annual Poetry & Poster contest!



Questions? Contact Lakeisha Mathews ncdacontest@ncda.org


Listed below are the NCD Month State Contacts:

Each NCD Month entry must go through a state contest! If your state contact is not listed or your state is not participating in NCD Month, please contact NCDA Headquarters or e-mail the national chair for further instructions.

ALABAMA - LYNN BOYD

ALASKA- DEETA LONERGAN

ARIZONA -

ARKANSAS-SHANTELE RAPER

CALIFORNIA CARRIE MCKNIGHT

COLORADO-MARIE ZIMENOFF

CONNECTICUT- SUZANNE WALL

DELAWARE-

FLORIDA-MELANIE HEMPHILL

GEORGIA- ANDREA HOLYFIELD

HAWAII-

IDAHO- DAVID WALLACE EASTWOOD

ILLINOIS -

INDIANA-

IOWA-

KANSAS-

KENTUCKY-

LOUISIANA-KERRI SPEARS

MAINE- 

MARYLAND- DORY GOLDBERG

MASSACHUSETTS -

MICHIGAN - MARY ENGELHARDT

MINNESOTA- DARREN KALTVED

MISSISSIPPI -

MISSOURI- REYHAN JAMERSON

MONTANA- 

NEBRASKA-

NEVADA-

NEW HAMPSHIRE-

NEW JERSEY-

NEW MEXICO-

NEW YORK- JENNIFER BREIER

NORTH CAROLINA- CHRISTY DUNSTON and CHRISTOPHER HEGG

NORTH DAKOTA-

OHIO- ELLEN BROWN

OKLAHOMA-

OREGON- CHRISTINE LUNDEEN

PENNSYLVANIA- COLLEEN TORTORELLA

RHODE ISLAND- HEIDI CARLA

SOUTH CAROLINA- KAMA STATON

SOUTH DAKOTA-

TENNESSEE -

TEXAS- TERRI HOWE

UTAH-

VERMONT-

VIRGINIA-MICHELLE SEIBERT

WASHINGTON-

WASHINGTON-PUGET SOUND- JILL WALSER

WEST VIRGINIA-

WISCONSIN - JOHN PRITCHETT

WYOMING -

Poster Contest Winning Entries

NCD Month Resources