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  • Getting to know you
    Here's a chance to get to know your fellow employees, and learn more about the wonderful and diverse work we do at KRESA.

    Stephanie Jackson
    Stephanie Jackson
     
    Position/Title:
    Career Specialist

    Department/Program:
    Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU)

    How long have you worked at Kalamazoo RESA?
    2 years.

    Describe your job, in three sentences or less:
    I am one of the coordinators for the MyCity summer program. More specifically, I oversee the curriculum and the career training (career exploration, employability skills and career preparation) portion of the program.

    What is your favorite book, movie or TV show?
    TV show: House Hunters on HGTV.

    How do you relax at the end of the day?
    Reading articles online, watching shows on Netflix/Hulu and spending time with my husband.

    What's something people would be surprised to know about you?
    I am 100% Nigerian! My siblings and I are the first generation in our family to be born and raised in America. I have visited Nigeria many times, it is a beautiful place to be!
     
    What inspires you most about working at Kalamazoo RESA?
    Being a part of an organization that is genuinely supportive of the growth of their employees. The amount of support that I have received working at Head Start and now, YOU (Youth Opportunities Unlimited) has caused me to grow so much both personally and professionally.