Career Services

Marianne McCarley with AubieJust before graduating from Auburn, Marianne McCarley visited New York City and ended up securing an internship with HBO. The day after graduating with a Media Studies degree, she moved to NYC where she amassed over 18 years of experience in television production and advertising, representing some of the most prolific directors, editors and special effects talent producing some of the most recognizable commercials on television.  For 14 years she owned and presided over a commercial representation and public relations firm. Her clients have won numerous awards including Cannes Gold Lions, Emmys, AICP and AICE Awards.

With both on-set and behind-the-scenes production company experience, Mrs. McCarley can guide the execution of a commercial concept from inception to completion. She has worked on ideas for multi-platform use, from content for television, digital and mobile, to print and experiential content for site-specific locations such as Times Square, the M&T Bank Stadium and the Academy Awards.

Mrs. McCarley honed her skills working with directors from the commercial, music video, short film, episodic and film world, including; Francis Lawrence, Darren Aronofsky, the Coen Brothers, Jason Reitman, Debra Granik, Marc Webb, Jean Pierre Jeunet and Zack Snyder.

In the summer of 2018 Mrs. McCarley began a new journey with Auburn University as the Career Services Specialist for the College of Liberal Arts. She also teaches a section of LBAR 2010 Career Prep for CLA and is in her third year of teaching Freelancing for the School of Communication and Journalism. If you want to explore your career opportunities then come by!


Make an Appointment

Please make an appointment with me through Advise Assist for help with any of the following:

  • Mentorship Pairings
  • Resumes
  • Interview Prep
  • Internship and Career Guidance
  • LinkedIn and Handshake
  • Elevator Pitch
  • Career Fair Prep


Marianne McCarley
Career Services Specialist
College of Liberal Arts

Last Updated: July 31, 2018