top of page


​Michael Shahnasarian, Ph.D., founded Career Consultants of America, Inc., (CCA) on May 20, 1986. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, the practice has since been providing services throughout North America and worldwide.


Integrity, application of state-of-the-art science and best practices, and professionalism – these ideals have hallmarked CCA’s aim to offer the highest quality services the profession offers. Service, research, and training have been the bedrock on which CCA established its practice more than 35 years ago.

Screen Shot 2023-04-21 at 9.17.35 PM.png

 Forensic Expert Witnesses


Founder & President

Along with nearly 40 years of experience in vocational rehabilitation psychology, Dr. Shahnasarian's publications include approximately 70 articles, book chapters and monographs, and 13 books.

  • LinkedIn


Dr. Dillahunt has worked in the field of vocational rehabilitation since 2001. She is a tenured full Professor in the Department of Child and Family Studies, Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling program in the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences at the University of South Florida.

  • LinkedIn
image0 (2)_edited_edited.jpg

Manager of Operations and Associate

Deborah A. Hilby is a certified rehabilitation counselor and life care planner who has worked in the private rehabilitation field for nearly 10 years.

  • LinkedIn

Professional Team

Rose Bock

2009 - Present

Sydney Frank

2023 - Present

Jean Shahnasarian

1986 - Present

Todd Wilber

1998 - Present

Rebecca Wurtz

2022 - Present

Loriana De Paz 

2023 - Present

Marybeth Jewhurst

2022 - Present

Estefania Simon (Stef)

MA in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling

2022 - Present 

Cheryl Wilson

2021 - Present

Armen Zakaryan, 

Master of Laws (LLM) degree

Retired Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) of the Armenian Army

2021 - Present

Jennifer Drapeau

2023 - Present

Kylor Morgan

M.S. in Clinical Psychology

2023 - Present

Myra Pierce

2018 - Present

Brianna Wingrove

2023 - Present

Tatevik Zakaryan

2022 - Present

Career Consultants of America.jpg
bottom of page