To assist individuals as they discover their God-given talents and passions and guide them toward a specific career path.
Create an unparalleled immersive career exploration experience with an emphasis on students K-12 and returning veterans.
For years, Matthew has helped facilitate career changes at all age levels. He also coaches entire school faculties on innovative ways to educate while building healthy teams along the way.
He has taught at Fort Wayne Community Schools, and after obtaining his masters in educational administration he transitioned to DeKalb Central Schools as an administrator at the high school level before eventually serving as principal.
Matthew is looking to impact the future in a big way by helping individuals discover and mesh their God-given talents with their passion in a specific career field.
Austin has spent years coaching individuals and students in a wide variety of settings and was an immediate fit for J. Kruse Education Center and fell in love with our mission immediately. Now, he has made it his mission to help younger students discover their unique talents and passions so they can confidently step into careers later on in life.
Austin has a Master’s in School Psychology and is currently finishing his Ph.D. in Educational Psychology with a focus on Workforce Development in an effort to better prepare the next generation.
For the past 15 years, Jackie has worked with high school students as a school counselor. She has guided students through career exploration, academic planning, and the college admissions process. She has extensive knowledge and expertise on adolescent mindsets, growth, development, social emotional well being, and future systems thinking. Jackie is dedicated to her craft and professionally establishes trust, rapport and credibility with all clients. She is excited to focus on the individual and help them to apply their values, interest, personality, and strengths to discover a rewarding career path.
Jackie has a background in Applied Health Sciences, Education, and a Master's in School Counseling. She understands the importance a satisfying career plays in an individual's overall health, happiness, and lifestyle. She is very approachable and excited to help clients unveil their talents and potential.