Talent Development Liaison
Industry Sector: Healthcare
Regions: 9, Oakland County
Valerie Jemerson is a Talent Development Liaison for the State of Michigan’s Talent Investment Agency. In this role, she is responsible for engaging employers and educators to comprehensively address talent needs to focus on mid- and long-term development skill gaps in key industries in each region statewide. She is also a member of the Michigan Advanced Technician Training (MAT2) Program team where she is responsible for coordinating collaborative activities between the State of Michigan and its extensive partner network.
Jemerson has over 10 years of experience in state government and 10 years of experience in education. She is the recipient of a 2018 Good Government Coin Recognition Award for Leadership.
Jemerson is a graduate of the University of Michigan (undergraduate degree), Michigan State University (graduate degree), and Olivet College (secondary education).