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After 23 years of youth and community development, I joined OPEN M in August of 2019 to return to a passion of my early career…assisting motivated individuals who are ready to change with economic success through learning, overcoming challenges, sustained employment with fun but firm support. As a kid in poverty, I relied on God, […]

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LaDonna Paul is an Employment Support Specialist at OPEN M who works with Employment Services participants to find and secure lasting employment. LaDonna specializes in helping those participants with children in the home under the age of 18. Prior to joining OPEN M, LaDonna worked for Northwestern Mutual, East Akron YMCA, Catholic Charities, Pathway Caring […]

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Carmen partnered with OPEN M October 2018 as the Program Coordinator for the UP Program. Now, Carmen serves as the Employment Services Program Coordinator. Carmen is a Master Life Coach and Social Worker. She graduated from the University of Akron and has her B.A. in social work with a minor in Women’s Studies. Carmen believes […]

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