Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Dave Ortendahl currently serves as Director of Corporate Relations at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Worcester, MA. In this role he oversees the WPI Career Development Center “Employer Team” and actively bridges the strategic corporate development for the career center in parallel with strategic initiatives of the centralized WPI Office of Corporate Engagement. He has been a part of the WPI team in various capacities for over a decade. This year, the WPI Career Development Center has been ranked a Top 5 Career Center in the US again for 2019 (Princeton Review). After completing his MBA at Suffolk University in Boston, MA, he has served in a variety of roles in Higher Education including in divisions of Student Affairs, University Advancement, and presently in the “Academic & Corporate Engagement” division at WPI.