CPCC Alumna Finds Success at the White House

CPCC alumna Crystal Carson, currently works for White House Communications Director Jennifer Palmieri. As a result, Crystal was able to work on the State of the Union address. She may be seen in this video (she’s the one in the WHite Housebackground, wearing the burgundy sweater vest) at the 0:40 mark.
Says Crystal, “I am the assistant to the [White House] director of Communications. I feel so blessed to be here – I’m learning so much but I have to say CPCC (classes and service learning) has given me the foundation to be successful here.”

President’s State of the Union Speech Recognizes CPCC

Here are links to some of the media coverage of President Obama’s State of the Union address, including his recognition of CPCC and our efforts to train dislocated workers such as Jackie Bray. Our strong partnerships with companies – including Siemens – further our efforts to become the national leader in workforce development.

Guest List for the First Lady’s Box at the State of the Union Address: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2012/01/24/guest-list-first-ladys-box-state-union-address

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