I am pleased to announce that Ms. Jeralyn Jargo has accepted the position of System Director for Career and Technical Education with Minnesota State Colleges and Universities effective September 1, 2015. Ms. Jargo will also serve as Minnesota’s State Director of Career Technical Education.
Prior to accepting this position, Ms. Jargo served as Vice President of Advancement and Innovation at Century College, White Bear Lake, MN. Her extensive experience with career and technical education includes academic dean of many career and technical fields including nursing and healthcare/human services, information technology, visual communications, business and accounting, and service careers. She provided leadership for the Northeast Metro Perkins consortium while at Century College. In addition, Ms. Jargo has participated in developing and securing many federal, state, and regional grant projects, which have supported specific career pathways and technical industries. Her postsecondary career began as a faculty member within the MnSCU system.
Ms. Jargo is excited to start her new position stating, “Career and technical education builds transferable skills that lead to success in college, career, and life. I am excited to join a strong Minnesota team to serve our education and workforce stakeholders and to build opportunities for all students.”
Contact: Jeralyn Jargo
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Mary Rothchild, Sr. System Director for Workforce Development.