Cathy Gowan

Director of Internships and Career Services


Cathy joined Converse College in 2004 after fifteen years in the mortgage banking industry.  She received her Bachelor of Science from Clemson University in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, yet throughout her career she has tackled various industries. At Converse, she has served in various roles in student development and Professional Development.  Cathy currently serves the student body as Director of Internships and Career Services, where she encourages students to explore the world outside of the classroom as a way to confirm their career path.  She loves empowering Converse students!

When Cathy is not at Converse, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends at Clemson football games or at the lake.


Converse is operating remotely today, Wednesday, January 19. Converse will return to normal campus operations on Thursday, January 20. Check your Converse email for full details.