Seema Yedavalli

Seema Yedavalli
University Relations Manager
Mattel, Inc.

Seema Yedavalli has over 10 years of experience in recruiting, university relations, career services, and program management. She has a passion for setting recruitment strategy and program planning. In her current role as University Relations Manager at Mattel, she oversees the company’s internship programs (both graduate and undergraduate) through the entire recruitment life cycle and program execution. She represents Mattel on multiple campuses across the country and recruits for a variety of functions and works closely with business partners to ensure their talent needs are being met.

Prior to joining Mattel, Seema worked at PwC where she was responsible for regional onboarding and sat on planning teams for internship and summer leadership programs. Her experience also extends the University of Southern California where she worked as the Assistant Director of Career Services and worked closely alongside HR Managers and recruiters in order to provide a talent pipeline to organizations and employment opportunities to USC graduate students. Seema received her undergraduate degree from USC and her graduate degree from California State University, Northridge. Her hobbies include reading, hiking, discovering new music, and exploring neighborhoods in Los Angeles.