Meet Myra Bernhart. Bernhart will be the first Workforce Development Manager for The Challenge Program, Inc. A position that has been in the planning stages for a while as the need for connecting business and education becomes increasingly important.
As Workforce Development Manager, Myra Bernhart coordinates workforce development initiatives between business and education for The Challenge Program, Inc. The responsibilities of workforce management include implementing a client-centered service approach to workforce development among high school students. Bernhart is responsible for ensuring meaningful connections between the schools and businesses as well as new business support for the organization.
Bernhart will focus in Allegheny, Beaver, Butler and Washington counties with career and technology education and grow from this starting point.
Bernart has a long career history with job training and development having designed and implemented a variety of workforce related projects and programs including youth summer placement.
Bernhart attended California University of PA and earned a bachelor of science degree in elementary education.