Senior Case Manager, Apprentice Experience

Melissa Whitton

In the role of Senior Case Manager, Apprentice Experience, Melissa works on the Employer Partnerships Team to promote program advancement and positive experiences for the apprentices. She provides support in socio-emotional growth, career progression, and competency progression in order for apprentices to be empowered and successful throughout the program.

During her previous role as a Director of Teen Programs, Melissa was responsible for implementing programs, policies, and support with consideration of the importance of youth development. Melissa has previous experience working as a youth development professional, therapist, care coordinator/case manager, and social worker with different agencies and programs throughout NYC and South Carolina. Melissa has worked with various populations but has always had a passion working with adolescents and teens. Throughout her social work career, Melissa has prioritized advocating for individuals and groups while addressing their specific needs with empathy.

Melissa is a NY LMSW and received her MSW from New York University