Valerie Jemerson is a Talent Development Liaison with the State of Michigan Workforce Development Agency (WDA). She is responsible for engaging employers and educators to address talent needs. Most recently, she was a member of the Michigan Advanced Technician Training (MAT2) program team where she was responsible for coordinating collaborative activities between the WDA and its extensive partner network. She was also a project coordinator for the Community Ventures program.
She has a master’s degree from Michigan State University, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, and a degree in secondary education from Olivet College.