Three Rivers Employee Becomes MACT Vice President
Jennifer Hood, the Administrative Assistant for Three Rivers College’s Career Education and Workforce Development department, has been named as Vice President of the Missouri Association for Customized Training (MACT). Hood, who was elected as Secretary of MACT in 2013, was promoted as part of the regular cycle of officer appointments for the organization.
“I’m honored to have this opportunity to represent Three Rivers and Southeast Missouri as an officer,” said Hood, who helps set up and coordinate all of Three Rivers’ workforce training programs. “MACT is an outstanding group of professionals, and their work really helps keep Missouri’s economy growing and driving forward.”
Three Rivers has helped to administer and provide training for dozens of state grant funded training programs for employers throughout the region, including Noranda, Nordyne, SRG Global, and more. The college provides job retention training, mobile training labs, and computer skills programs, among others.
MACT was created in 1989 to meet the needs of training professionals who administer and deliver customized workforce training in Missouri. The organization’s membership includes training providers, project administrators, training managers, and the staff of related state agencies.
For more information on the Career Education and Workforce Development programs at Three Rivers, or customized training opportunities, call the department at 573-840-9682. Grant funding may be available for qualifying employers.
Three Rivers College is committed to contributing to the quality of life in Southeast Missouri with quality, affordable higher education opportunities and community services that support and encourage the economic, civic, and cultural vitality of the region. For more information about college and workforce programs and upcoming events, visit trcc.edu.