FCS Career Spotlight

AAFCS recognizes the important role of career exploration and encouraging individuals to pursue careers in the field of Family and Consumer Sciences. 

Career Spotlights are part of the Ever-Changing World of Work Virtual Professional Development (VPD) Series. These spotlights feature professionals in a variety of FCS content area careers. These professionals discuss their careers, including the challenges and highlights of their career paths. 

Throughout the coming weeks, AAFCS will publish Career Spotlights in the following content areas:

  • Culinary arts, hospitality, tourism
  • Education and training
  • Food science and nutrition
  • Health management and wellness
  • Housing and Interior design
  • Human/child development and family relations
  • Personal and family finance
  • Textiles, apparel and retailing  
Are you interested in being featured in on the FCS Career Spotlight page sharing your expertise with others?  To submit a FCS Career Spotlight application----

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County Extension Agent
County Extension Agent
County Extension Agent

County Extension Agent

Work- Based Learning Specialist

FCS Teacher 

Research Specialist

Healthcare Administrator/ CEO 

Fashion Design/ Entrepreneur

Production and Quality Control Coordinator 

Consumer Centricity Module Leader II