Director of Workforce Development
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Renida Clark M.Ed.
Renida Clark joined WMCAT in January 2021 as community resource navigator and learning facilitator for WMCAT’s Step Year program, before becoming director of workforce development in July 2021. Prior to WMCAT, Renida worked as a success coach at Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC) for nearly 3 years. At GRCC, she built success plans for a diverse caseload of 100+ students in academic foundation program courses, while tracking and monitoring student progress towards goal achievement and addressing student barriers. Renida has more than six years of experience in career development, coaching and teaching at the collegiate level. She also loves traveling and coordinates events for her book club, Paper Cutz Book Club. Renida earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Eastern Michigan University and a Masters of Education in College Student Affairs Leadership from Grand Valley State University.