Episode 345: New Jersey Apprenticeship Programs – How to Launch Yours

Today’s Episode

Patricia Moran, Ph.D. and Director of Apprenticeship Programs with the New Jersey MEP joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the services of the Manufacturing Extensions Partnerships. Manufacturers can get a free needs assessment to determine how to improve and grow their company.

Links:  NJMEP and NIST

Patricia Moran

Today’s Guest

Patricia Moran has worked in the field of workforce development for over 30 years.  The majority of her career has been in the private sector working as the Director of Training for the Ford Motor Company at its Edison Assembly Plant.

In April, 2013, Patricia transitioned to the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.  As Assistant Commissioner of Workforce Development, she managed the implementation and delivery of multiple grant programs and services.

In July, 2018, she transitioned to NJMEP where she is now the Director of Apprenticeship Programs.

Patricia serves an as adjunct faculty member at several county colleges and at William Patterson University.  Additionally, she writes bi-monthly workforce development articles for the Gannett newspapers.