Donah Justice - University of Houston
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Donah Justice

Career Development Counselor
dmjustic@central.uh.edu

Liaison to the College of Education, Graduate College of Social Work, and Pre-Health

Donah Justice is the career development counselor for the College of Education, Graduate College of Social Work, and Pre-Health. She also holds a leadership role at University Career Services as the supervisor for the Peer Career Advisor team.

Donah has 10 years of experience working with college-bound and college students. She is passionate about guiding diverse student populations in their career search and empowering students to have confidence in their career exploration.

Donah is a mentor for the Las Comadres First-Gen Latina Student Mentoring Program and a part of the NACE DACA/DREAMer committee. She is also the University Career Services liaison to the UH Cougars in Recovery, LGBTQ Resource Center, and Women & Gender Resource Center. Her KPMG Pride Panel and Turnaround Talk programming events were awarded the 2018 DSAES Diversity Award.

In addition, Donah has presented internally at UH and at local and statewide conferences including:

  • Panelist: Superwomen in the workforce: Lessons and advice from an all-women team
    Empower Women's Leadership Conference
  • Creating Programming and Resources for Diverse Student Populations
    Texas Association of College and University Student Personnel Administrators Webinar
  • Creating Programming and Resources to Support Diverse Student Populations
    Houston Area Consortium of Career Centers
  • Ambassador Programs: Support Students While They Support Your Department
    UHS SAES Leadership Conference
  • Diversity & Inclusion: Programming for Students Recovering from Addiction or who Identify as LGBTQ
    Southern Association of Colleges and Employers
  • Discovering Your Strengths: How to Confidently Display your Leadership Style
    Empower Women's Leadership Conference

Donah is a proud Cougar and Longhorn. She is a graduate of the Master of Education in Counseling program at the University of Houston and an alum of The University of Texas at Austin where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She is also certified in the Strong Interest Inventory.