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Staff Listings



Cheryl Feldman
Executive Director

Cheryl Feldman, MSW, has worked in the field of workforce development at the Training Fund since 1977, and has served as the Fund’s Executive Director since 2002. She is considered a national expert in the integration of education and workforce programming, and presents regularly on the career pathway model developed by the Training Fund. Cheryl serves on the Philadelphia Council for College and Career Success, chairing its Healthcare Industry Advisory Committee. She also serves on the "Philadelphia Works, Inc." Philadelphia Workforce Development Board, the US Department of Labor Advisory Committee on Apprenticeship, and the Philadelphia Academies, Inc. Board.

Elizabeth Hammond
Director of Finance & Administration
Makeeda Holley
Director of Workforce Development
James Keller
Director of Employer &
Career Services
Susan Thomas
Director, Industry Partnership
Nancy York
Director of Nursing




  Taaj Abdur-Rahman  Academic Specialist, GED to Health Careers Program 
  Ellie Barbarash Safety Manager
  Mike Boesz
CCR Case Manager/Transition Coach
  Kayla Brown
Social Work Intern, "Bridges to Career Opportunities" Program
  Teresa Byrd Assessment Specialist
  Michelle Campbell College and Career Readiness Lead Instructor
  Sherette Campbell Employer Engagement and Retention Specialist, Youth NA
  Stacy Campbell Scholarship & Tuition Reimbursement/Administration Coordinator
  Peter Chomko Research & Development Project Manager
  Denise Clark-Price Practical Nursing Program Administration
  Teresa Collins
Pre-K Specialist
  Charles Cunningham Tuition Reimbursement Specialist
  Freida Drewery Administrative Assistant
  Daisy Faison Administrative Assistant
  Arlyn Freed ESL Program Coordinator/Instructor
  Lynette Hazelton Curriculum & Professional Development Manager
  Bernadette Jackson Youth Occupational Programs Manager
  Ta'Mora Jackson
ECE Apprenticeship Program Coordinator
  Antoinette Johnson El High School Equivalency (GED/HiSET) Test Administrator
  Dawn Johnson Lead Coach, "Ready to Work" On-the-Job Training Project
  Mark Karcz Financial Coach, "Bridges to Career Opportunities" Program
  Sherilynn Kimble
Pre-K Technical Assistance Specialist 
  Traci Kinsler HTTI Nurse Aide Program Administration
  Kristine Kochel Youth Nurse Aide Program Manager
  Valry Leroy
Employer Liaison, "Ready to Work" On-the-Job Training Project
  Kahlil Mack Placement & Retention Coordinator
  Natalie McGraw Nurse Aide Program Lead Instructor
  Jason Nelson College and Career Readiness Instructor
  Lynn Pecora
IP/Apprenticeship Coordinator
  Sharon Pugh Accounting/HR Office
  Molly Reingold
Academic Specialist, STE(A)M Scholars @ Roxborough HS
  Lowreen Richardson CCR Data Specialist
  Stephen Ridley Career Pathways/Behavioral Health
  Sarah Robbins STE(A)M Scholars Program Coordinator
  Vince Robinson College and Career Readiness Instructor
  Whedai Sheriff GED to Health Careers Program Coordinator
  Sharadora Sisco CCR Lead Career Coach/Program Coordinator
  Harriet Smith
P/T Consultant
  Lekeisha Thomas Accounting Analyst
  Haomin Tian
Technology Manager
  Eros Uthman-Olukokun WorkReady Coordinator
  Angelica Velasquez  Behavioral Health Pre-Apprenticeship Program Coordinator 
  Lisa Wallace Career Coach & Employer Engagement Specialist
  Stephanie Webb-Phillips myPLACE Site Administrator
  Francine Wharton
Pre-K Technical Assistance Specialist
  Roland Williams  Case Manager, GED to Health Careers Program
  Geoff Woodland
College and Career Readiness Instructor
Practical Nursing Program Administration
Practical Nursing Program Administration

Natalie McGraw Nurse Aide Program Lead Instructor