WorkSource Montgomery Announces Summer R.I.S.E. Program

March 27, 2017

County Businesses and Nonprofits Connect with High School Students
through Career Shadowing

On March 28, 2017 at 11 a.m., WorkSource Montgomery Inc., in collaboration with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), Montgomery County government and business and non-profit leaders, will host a press event to announce the Summer R.I.S.E. program.  Starting in July, Summer R.I.S.E. will provide MCPS rising juniors and seniors with enriching career development experiences through Montgomery County businesses and nonprofit organizations.

You are invited to hear from distinguished speakers and ask questions about an innovative program that will benefit students and Montgomery County.


The Honorable Isiah Leggett, Montgomery County Executive

The Honorable Craig Rice, Montgomery County Councilmember

Dr. Maria Navarro, Chief Academic Officer, Montgomery County Public Schools

Armond Kinsey, Director HR Diversity & Inclusion and Recruitment, Kaiser Permanente

Dr. Ellie Giles, CEO, WorkSource Montgomery, Inc.

Mr. William Jawando, Esq., Director of Summer R.I.S.E.


Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic States Regional Administrative Offices

2101 East Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD 20852

Date and Time

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

11:00 a.m.





WorkSource Montgomery, Inc. was established on July 1, 2016, as an independent public/private nonprofit organization to promote career training and placement for County workers and meet the workforce needs of local employers. For more information, visit or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

<<Back to browse