Tami brings to ReadyCT extensive experience in workforce development, including a wealth of knowledge regarding student-facing program development and supportive services.
For the majority of her career, Tami worked for Job Corps (New Haven and Hartford campuses). She has served on Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) boards and on the board at the Institute of Technology and Business Development at Central Connecticut State University (CCSU). She has also established industry and community boards associated with the Job Corps programs.
Tami’s dedication to the growth of workforce initiatives and the empowerment of young people has positively impacted the communities she has served. She is driven by a passion for shaping strategies that empower students.
She holds a bachelor of arts degree (political science, with a specialization in public administration) from CCSU; she also holds two master’s degrees – management and business administration – from Albertus Magnus College (New Haven, CT).
“Every young person deserves the right to learn, grow, and pursue their dreams. I am excited to be a part of a team that is committed to making that happen. It is long past time to directly address the inequities in our education system and build pathways to opportunity. Partnering with schools and businesses will make that happen for the youth of Connecticut!”