to Help Workforce Meet Educational Needs
– Chancellor Melanie Hatch is pleased to announce that Michelle Smeal has
joined the Office of Continuing Education (CE) at Penn State DuBois as an
education program associate. She will assume
the sales responsibilities previously assigned to John Blasdell prior to his
retirement from Penn State.
focus will be on program management of onsite contract training and CE credit. She
will also oversee the outreach site located at the Community Education Council
at 4 Erie Avenue, St. Marys.
Smeal hails from Williamsport, Pennsylvania
and is a graduate of Penn State with a B. A. in Economics. She comes to the
campus from the United States Department of Agriculture where she interpreted
and administered programs. She brings with her many years of sales experience
and expertise in organizing, coordinating and managing all aspects of financial
and business related organizations.
Upon starting her new position Smeal said,
"I am delighted and honored to be a new member of the Penn State DuBois
Continuing Education team. I am very enthusiastic and eager to reach out to the
community and the surrounding area businesses to assist them in their education