Meet the Social Development Commission (SDC)’s Career Services Employment Specialist JeTaun Taylor:
How long have you worked at SDC?
I’ve worked at SDC for 1 year and 8 months.
What do you do at SDC?
I am an Employment Specialist at SDC. I am responsible for matching clients to a specific job that suits their training or talents.
What motivates you? Why do you do this work?
What motivates me is being able to meaningfully engage with clients to help change and better their situation.
Describe a time when you felt like your work at SDC made a difference in someone’s life.
This happened to me recently when a student shared how I was the big sister who motivated her to achieve her goals to graduate the ChefStart Program. Because I believed in her, she was able to believe in herself.
Tell us something people don’t know about you.
I am bi-racial and I come from a blended family. I also care for my disabled Aunt whom is wheelchair bound.
Lightning Round Questions
This is where it gets really fun as we get to learn more about the things our employees enjoy.
2 week tour of Europe.
Most recent book read?
Unfortunately, I don’t have enough time to read.
I don’t watch a lot of sports so I don’t have a favorite athlete.
Favorite local restaurant?
Too many to just pick one!
My favorite hobbies are camping and baking.
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