Community College of Beaver County announces the hire of Merilee Madera as Operations Manager at the Southpointe location in Washington County, PA.

Madera holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a Master of Business Administration from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. Currently finishing her Doctor of Education degree, Madera brings experience from her years as the Director of Workforce and Community Education at Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA and from her position as Assistant Director of Lifelong Learning at Washington & Jefferson College. She also has over 10 years of experience working as a management/organizational development consultant.

“As a Washington County native, I look forward to working with business and community leaders in this new role,” says Madera.

As Operations Manager at the Southpointe location, Madera plans to expand customized training for organizations looking to develop their existing workforce or train new employees and build a portfolio of professional development and personal enrichment courses for community members.