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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 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 College Success Program 
  Ellie Barbarash Health Care Occupational Safety Center Coordinator
  Mike Boesz Executive Director's Intern
  Marcy Boroff  P/T Consultant: Non-Traditional Apprenticeship
  Teresa Byrd Assessment Specialist
  Michelle Campbell College and Career Readiness Lead Instructor
  Sherette Campbell Career Coach and Program Coordinator
  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
  Christine Covington-Hoess
Program Coordinator & Employment Coach
  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 Coordinator
  Ta'Mora Jackson
ECE Apprenticeship Program Coordinator
  Nita Jalivay  GED to College Success Program Coordinator
  Antoinette Johnson El Pearson Vue GED Test Administrator
  Dawn Johnson Health Information Professions Program Coordinator
  Sherilynn Kimble
Pre-K Technical Assistance Specialist 
  Traci Kinsler HTTI Nurse Aide Program Administration
  Kristine Kochel Nurse Aide Coordinator
  Kahlil Mack Placement & Retention Coordinator
  Natalie McGraw Nurse Aide Program Lead Instructor
  ​Lynn Pecora
IP Coordinator
  Lowreen Richardson CCR Data Specialist
  Stephen Ridley Career Pathways/Behavioral Health
  Sarah Robbins Roxborough High School STE(A)M Scholars Program Coordinator
  Vince Robinson College and Career Readiness Instructor
  Luis Rosario
Financial Coach 
  Sharadora Sisco CCR Lead Career Coach/Program Coordinator
  Harriet Smith
P/T Consultant
  Jess Soriano College & Career Readiness Intern
  Lekeisha Thomas Accounting Analyst
  Haomin Tian
Technology Manager
  Eros Uthman-Olukokun WorkReady Coordinator
  Angelica Velasquez  Behavioral Health Pre-Apprenticeship Program Coordinator 
  Daria Waite Early Childhood Education Career Pathway Intern
  Stephanie Webb-Phillips myPLACE Site Administrator
  Francine Wharton
Pre-K Technical Assistance Specialist
  Roland Williams  Case Manager, GED to College Success Program
  ​Geoff Woodland
College and Career Readiness Instructor
Practical Nursing Program Administration
Practical Nursing Program Administration

Natalie McGraw Nurse Aide Program Lead Instructor