CareerPlus+ is a new initiative that provides relevant and timely career and professional development programs and services to the community. Created with your schedule in mind, these programs range from ½ day seminars focused on specific skills and competencies to weekend retreats. Balancing and supporting these needs is crucial to a fulfilling career. We offer a variety of timely topics led by outstanding and inspiring facilitators, each with their own area of expertise. Breathe fresh air into your career through programs that help you create an engaging professional, personal, and creative life.

Contact the Director of CareerPlus+ Programs, Holly Heilberg at or 434-245-8080.

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CareerPlus+ Team

Director of CareerPlus+,  Holly Heilberg

Holly brings over 30 years of experience in her role as Director of CareerPlus+ drawing from her work in Higher Education, Government and the private sector.

Upon completing her Masters in Education she pursued her passion for helping others identify and develop their career aspirations. This important work led to serving as a Career Coach and Counselor at a variety of UVA Schools including The McIntire School of Commerce, The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, The School of Nursing and the Central University Career Services office. Her most recent position was as the Career Development and Training Specialist at UVA’s Center for Leadership Development. In this capacity she coordinated career development programs and services for the staff and Faculty at UVA.

Prior to this Holly provided outplacement services for over 150 displaced employees for the telecommunications industry and provided coaching and training for NGIC, Albemarle County, Mary Baldwin College, PVCC (adjunct faculty), the City of Charlottesville, General Electric and other numerous local and regional businesses. She was also recognized for initiating and coordinating several successful Career Development Conferences while at UVA.

Her other accomplishments include serving as President of the local Chapter for Training and Development where she received the Chapter’s top leadership award. During her tenure at UVA she was also nominated for the prestigious Leonard Sandridge Award.

In her role with CareerPlus+ Holly has identified some of the best trainers and coaches to help fulfill her mission of helping others develop their careers and pursue their dreams. She hopes you will join her in this very important journey!