Maher & Maher, an IMPAQ Company, the New Jersey-based specialized change management and training consulting firm, today announced that Stephanie Veck will be joining the Firm's Federal Workforce Solutions Practice. Ms. Veck, formerly the Managing Director of Colorado Workforce Development Council (CWDC), under Governor John Hickenlooper, will join Maher as Project Director for Industry Engagement, Apprenticeship, and Work-Based Learning.
"Stephanie Veck is a dynamic addition to our Firm," said Beth A. Brinly, the company's Vice President of Workforce Innovation. "She has been an innovator and collaborator in her state, across the nation and with the federal system," she continued. "Over her professional life Stephanie has been working toward sensible systems-change through volunteer work, managing her own companies, and in her work with the State of Colorado. Over the last eight years she has been a leader in developing industry engagement strategies; working with multiple partners and stakeholders; expanding apprenticeship, work-based learning, and business engagement; and developing technical assistance and resource materials."
As part of her new role, Veck will be supporting the Firm's Workforce Solutions practices, and will drive the expansion of business engagement in apprenticeship and other system alignment strategies to help advance innovative solutions for Maher & Maher's clients. Veck remarked, "As part of the Maher Team, I am excited about the possibility of contributing to the expansion of industry-led earn and learn models as they have the greatest opportunity to innovate talent development in our country, preparing our workforce for the jobs of today and the future, while providing individuals with meaningful careers without debt."
"This is a time of amazing promise and ingenuity for the Nation's Workforce Development System, brimming with transformational potential," said Brinly. "With the addition of Stephanie, we're adding someone who has successfully done the work as well as advised several states on career pathway development, WIOA implementation, work-based learning and apprenticeships to transform the System to meet the challenges of today. We couldn't be more thrilled and delighted about having her as part of our Team!"
Maher & Maher, an IMPAQ Company, is a specialized change management and talent development consulting firm based in New Jersey and Washington, D.C. The firm is U.S. Department of Labor’s national technical assistance provider supporting the Employment and Training Administration’s implementation of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) and a number of other priority initiatives of the administration that advance and promote the public workforce system. Maher is also currently involved in a number of sector strategy, regional planning, organizational strategic planning and training initiatives in multiple state and regional areas. For more information about our services, visit our website or call us at 1-888-90-Maher.