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On behalf of Commissioner Randy Leonard's office, the Bureau of Development Services partnered with the Diversity Institutes "No Wasted Time" pilot program designed to provide mentoring, career mapping & tracking, internships and exposure to career and educational opportunities for the Thomas Jefferson High School Young Men's Academy.
Harold Williams Two, President of CH2A in conjunction with Dr. Preston Pulliams, PCC President and John Jackley, PDC Communications Director teamed up to provide a program model that collaborates with all levels of school, Portland Community Colleges, Unions, Private and Government agencies to work together and take an active role in training and educating today's youth. Visit the website at www.TheDiversityInstitute.com.
Bureau Director Paul Scarlett is very supportive of engaging youth and encourages interested staff to participate in this type of outreach. He feels this is a great way to share the various careers and jobs available at the city.
If you are interested in participating in this ongoing outreach, contact Outreach Program Coordinator, Tiffani Penson at (503) 823-1109 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.