With his sights on soccer and California, J-D didn’t quite expect to end up working in vocational services. But today you’d never know that. Just listen to him describe his day-to-day tasks, spearheading programs that help Boston area job seekers find work and empower people with dignity and independence—and you can’t help but know he’s passionate about Goodwill’s work.
What J-D Does
Director of Vocational Services
J-D starts each day by checking in his program managers, who oversee the job training program and the vocational program, and finding out how he can assist them with their day’s work. His goal: To ensure that within the bustling Distribution Center and its affiliated programs, individuals are obtaining meaningful job training and experience that will set them up for success.