YORK, Pa. – May 29, 2014 – Penn-Mar Human Services is pleased to announce that Career Counselor Casey Herrmann has graduated from Leadership York’s Leadership Training Program.
On May 21, Leadership York held a graduation ceremony for the class of 40 individuals from a wide variety of businesses and nonprofit agencies throughout York County who participated in the Leadership Training Program. As part of their coursework the class conducted an outreach project to benefit the York community, which Casey had the honor of presenting at this year’s ceremony.
Casey Herrmann is responsible for marketing Penn-Mar, building relationships with businesses, and understanding career opportunities in order to create successful work experiences and employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities. Casey currently sits on the board of the Buy Local Coalition and the Southern York County Business Association. She is an active member of the York County Economic Alliance serving as an Ambassador and on its Membership Committee.
About Leadership York
Leadership York is a nine-month course that educates participants about York County history and community issues. Participants learn to work effectively with others by fine-tuning their leadership skills, enhancing their knowledge, and receiving guidance in choosing and applying for a board, elected, or appointed position.
Leadership York’s mission is to train and support individuals who have the desire to serve the York community in leadership positions. The organization was founded in 1978 and boasts over 2,700 graduates from its six programs. Those graduates provide leadership to over 200 nonprofit organizations and serve thousands of constituents in state and local government. Leadership York is the primary resource for developing inspired leadership for our changing community. www.leadershipyork.org.
About Penn-Mar Human Services
Penn-Mar Human Services, founded in 1981, serves more than 400 adults with developmental disabilities through its residential, respite, educational, vocational and supported employment programs in northern Baltimore, Carroll and Harford Counties in Maryland, and in southern York County in Pennsylvania. www.penn-mar.org