New Alumni Trustee Representative

Nazareth College is pleased to announce Yolanda Benitez ’84 as the alumni trustee of the College’s board of trustees; she will serve as the liaison between the trustees and the alumni board. Benitez currently serves as the executive director of Jobs Institute at Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection where she oversees the strategic start-up and development of the HW-SC Jobs Institute Concept. She is responsible for creating a regional model for youth job readiness skills training, job placement, job development, and contractual training services. Benitez also works for Wegmans Food Markets, where since 1990 she has held various jobs including director of skincare and training and development, store manager, and personnel representative. In 2010, she received the Dale Carnegie Outstanding Performance Award.

Yolanda Benitez