Adam Melendez, Catholic '22, is a Strategy, Management, and Operations student from Chantilly, VA. He's interning as a Talent Coordinator/Outside Sales Representative at Medix.

When/how did you secure your internship?

"I secured my internship through Handshake during the spring semester."

What got you interested in that type of role?

"I'm interested in relationship building and the metrics-based environment."

Are there any projects or aspects of the job that you have a special interest in?

"I'm interested in building relationships with potential clients and getting to see a deal close."

What advice do you have for students during their internship search?

"Be persistent and network with professors. Don't shy away from questions and make sure to reach out to alumni."