Gene LaPouttre

Gene LaPouttre

Director, Graduate Employment, Career Services

Gene LaPouttre
Contact Info:
Campus: Riverfront Campus
Building: Dowling Hall
Room: 121B
Phone: 313-596-0232
Gene LaPouttre


  • B.S. Eastern Michigan University
  • Certified Global Career Development Facilitator
  • Certified Career Service Provider


Gene LaPouttre began working with University of Detroit Mercy Center for Career & Professional Development in 2015 before transitioning to the Career Services Office at Detroit Mercy Law in 2022. He works with students and employers to help graduates achieve positive career outcomes. In addition to higher education career services, he has worked in the areas of vocational case management, professional recruiting, and business development.