Meet the Staff

Our Career Coaches can help you choose a career pathway and provide intensive "course to credential" coaching and support, including assessments, referrals, and employer engagement. 

Who's Who? Select a career path below to meet the coach and learn about the programs they support. 


WakeWorks® Propel
Sidney Daniels
Scholarship Applications
[email protected]
Western Wake Campus
919-335-1008 (office)

Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Agriculture, Food, & Natural Resources

  • Craft Beer Brewing Program

Architecture & Construction

Stephanie Johnson
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-866-6235

Architecture & Construction

  • Apartment Maintenance Technician Training
  • AutoDesk/AutoCAD Exam Prep 
  • Commercial Food Equipment Service Training
  • Introduction to Construction Trades-NCCER Certification 

Arts, A/V Technology, & Communications 

Stephanie Johnson
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-866-6235

Arts, A/V Technology, & Communications 

  • Adobe Illustrator Cert. Assoc. Exam Prep

Business Management

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Business Management

  • Project Management CAPM Cert. Exam Prep
  • Project Management PMP Cert. Exam Prep
  • Scrum Master Cert Exam Prep
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt 

Education & Training

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Education & Training

  • Substitute Effective Teach Training
  • ESL Teaching Certificate

Finance

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Finance

  • Bookkeeping
  • Cert. Professional Coder (CPC) Exam Prep
  • Certified Billing & Coding Parts I & II
  • Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist

Food and Nutrition Services Employment and Training Program

Michelle Johnson
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-334-1503

Food and Nutrition Services Employment and Training Program

 


Government & Public Administration

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Government & Public Administration


Health Sciences

Tamala Lewis
Career Coach

[email protected]
919-532-5797

Health Sciences

  • Cert. EKG Technician
  • Cert. Electronic Health Records Specialist
  • Cert. Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA)
  • Personal Trainer Certification
  • Clinical Research Specialist  
  • Emergency Medical Technician (Basic EMT)
  • Nurse Aide I
  • Cert. Medical Administrative Assistant

Hospitality & Tourism

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Hospitality & Tourism

  • Guest Room Attendant Certification
  • Hospitality, Hotel, & Restaurant Certifications

Human Services

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Human Services

  • Activity Coordinator for Long Term Care
  • Certificate in Aging Studies
  • Natural Hair Care Specialist 
  • School of Barbering 
  • School of Cosmetology

Information Technology

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

Information Technology

  • CCENT
  • CompTIA (Strata) IT Computer Fundamentals Exam Prep
  • CompTIA A+ Parts I & II Cert Exam Prep 
  • CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Exam Prep
  • CompTIA Network + Cert Exam Prep
  • CompTIA Security + Cert Exam Prep
  • Linux + Cert Exam Prep 
  • Microsoft Office Specialist 
  • Microsoft Technology Associate
  • SOLIDWORKS Cert Exam Prep
  • VMware Certifications
  • CCNA Cert Exam Prep
  • CCNA Security Cert Exam Prep
  • Cybersecurity Ethical Hacker Cert Exam Prep  
  • SAS Advanced Programming Cert Exam Prep
  • SAS Based Programming Cert Exam Prep

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

Tamala Lewis
Career Coach

[email protected]
919-532-5797

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security

  • Advanced Legal Research & Writing Course
  • Telecommunications Certificate Program 
  • Victim Advocacy Course
  • BLET Basic Law Enforcement Training

Manufacturing

Stephanie Johnson
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-866-6235

Manufacturing

  • Cable and Wire Harness Fabrication Specialist
  • Circuit Board Assembly and Repair Technician
  • Circuit Board Evaluation 
  • Circuit Board Soldering 
  • Collaborative Robotics 
  • Industrial Controls Certificate

STEM

Johnette Smith
Career Coach
[email protected]
919-532-5956

STEM

  • BioWork

Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics

Tamala Lewis
Career Coach

[email protected]
919-532-5797

 

Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics

  • Commercial Drone Pilot Training
  • Auto Detailing Certification 
  • Commercial Driver’s License

Joy Curry
Joy Curry
Director

~ Contact Info ~

Western Wake Campus
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919-335-1044 (office)

Sidney Daniels
Sidney Daniels
Office Assistant

~ Contact Info ~

Western Wake Campus
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919-335-1008 (office)

Jacqueline Sills
Jacqueline Sills,
Coordinator

~ Contact Info ~

Western Wake Campus
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919-335-1083 (office)