Executive Director, Career Resource Center & Student Success

Jane Trnka, SPHR

“It is a pleasure and honor to work with our students and alumni. Our staff and faculty engage with and support our students during and after their programs so they may successfully navigate in a dynamic, global business environment.”

Jane Trnka, SPHR, is the Executive Director of the Career Resource Center at the Crummer Graduate School of Business and teaches the Career Strategies course for the Early Advantage MBA students. She encourages success for students, alumni and businesses by promoting internships and employment partnerships. Connecting with faculty and external organizations to generate events and internal programs, her team provides career-related resources and tools to students and alumni. She possesses over 20 years of experience in the human resources field.

Prior to joining Rollins, Jane was a consultant and coach with Right Management, an industry leader in career transition management. She has also worked with other organizations as a trainer, facilitator and human resources consultant. Her experience covers the academic, private, public, for-profit and not-for-profit sectors. Industries include manufacturing and distribution, travel, telecommunications, insurance, and consulting.

Jane has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, U.S. News and World Report, and USA Today, and has been featured on radio and TV, providing insights regarding career management strategies. She is a member of SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management), the MBA Career Services Council and is on the Board of Directors for the Employers Association Forum.


  • Human Resource Management
  • Career Management
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Organizational Behavior and Development
  • Learning and Development
  • Employee Relations

Degree and Certifications

  • BS, James Madison University
  • Mini-MBA, Rollins College
  • Certificate in Human Resources Management, University of Virginia


  • Office Phone: 407-646-2210
  • E-mail: jtrnka@rollins.edu
  • Office Location: Bush Executive Center, Suite 118