SHANA SAVAGE, PROGRAM ASSOCIATE - TALENT ALLIANCE
At Opportunity@Work, Shana supports the Talent Alliance by deepening relationships with employers and non-profit institutions to promote skills-based hiring for untraditional talent.
Prior to joining Opportunity@Work, Shana was the Education Director at the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club where she was responsible for providing educational programs for students 6yrs -18yrs in addition to building partnerships and supporting the college and career readiness programs for low-income youth. As a Program Manager for Jumpstart & Heads Up, Shana trained and managed over 300 AmeriCorps members as they serve over 1200 youth. Shana has experience in local government, education reform and community outreach. Her passion for youth development, education and workforce development has evolved into a rewarding career in the nonprofit sector. Shana is committed to connecting underserved populations with the opportunities, resources and supports they need to succeed in today’s workforce.