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James Renfro, M.Ed.
Director, Career Center

Jimmy Renfro, M.Ed., NCC, serves as the Director of the Career Center. He has nearly 20 years of experience in various facets of higher education administration and student support services and has been at UNTHSC since December 2009. In his current role, he oversees the general operations of the Center, including the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) and Medical Student Performance Evaluation (MSPE) processes for medical students applying to residency, and contributes to student career development initiatives and advising for all UNTHSC academic disciplines. Jimmy’s philosophy of the individual career journey is that the experience should more resemble “playing on the playground, not climbing a ladder!”

After a stint in the corporate world as an oil & gas accountant, Jimmy has held previous positions as both Director of Student Leadership & Organizations and as Director of Disability Accommodations for the University of North Texas (UNT), as well as the Assistant Director for Leadership in the Center for Student Development at Texas Woman’s University. Jimmy holds a Master of Education degree in Counseling from UNT and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Sam Houston State University. Jimmy is a National Certified Counselor and holds the distinction of Master Career Counselor through the National Career Development Association. Jimmy is highly involved in his community, and has served on numerous professional and civic boards including the Metroplex Area Consortium of Career Centers, North Central Texas InterLink, the Denton Wesley Foundation, and the Denton Hi-Noon Lions Club.

Strengths: Strategic – Adaptability – Connectedness – Individualization – Developer

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Nancy Eanes, B.S.
Assistant Director, Career Center

Nancy Eanes, B.S., is currently the Assistant Director for the UNTHSC Career Center. She has over 15 years of higher education experience working in career advising and employer relations at UNT Denton and UNTHSC.  Nancy supports the School of Health Professions, UNT System College of Pharmacy, and the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine by providing values-based advising, CV and personal statement reviews, and interview preparation workshops. Nancy conducts Perfecting Professional Presence (P3) workshops that focus on professional protocol and etiquette.  She is convinced that how you treat others and how you conduct yourself professionally are not casual imperatives.  Nancy understands that in today’s business environment, professional protocol and good manners mean satisfied patients/customers and strong business relationships.

After graduating from Kansas State University, Nancy began her professional career working for the American Cancer Society-Texas Division as a Field Representative, supporting twelve volunteer boards of directors in the Houston area. She was promoted to the position of Assistant Director for Public Education in the Dallas office.  Nancy worked with physicians, nurses, registered dieticians, public health professionals, and other medical professionals in promoting cancer awareness and preventative health education.

Strengths: Connectedness – Belief – Relator – Includer – Arranger

Eronia King, M.A.
Student Services Associate, Career Center

Eronia King, M.A. earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Texas Christian University and her Master of Arts degree in Licensed Professional Counseling from Texas Wesleyan University. She has extensive experience in career counseling from her time working for Texas Wesleyan University and the University of Texas at Arlington, as well as professional counseling experience in a private practice setting where she assists people suffering from anxiety and depression. Eronia combines her passion for guiding students in their journey with her counseling background to help students achieve their educational and career goals successfully.

When she is not advising students and clients, you can find Eronia cooking and eating great food, practicing hot yoga or reading a good book. She has even traveled to 5 continents with a goal to hit all 7 at some point in her lifetime! Her unique travel experiences, vast interest in food and exploration of new things has taught her that there is no stranger in this world, just people she hasn’t met yet. So if you see her but you’ve never met her, don’t be afraid to say “hi!”

Strengths: Learner – Input – Maximizer – Positivity – Relator

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Career Center

Student Service Center, 2nd Floor

1051 Haskell St.

Fort Worth, TX 76107

P: 817-735-5020 – F: 817-735-0448


This page was last modified on November 3, 2017