The Partnership for Worker Education

We've changed our program name from Labor/Management Workplace Education to The Partnership for Worker Education. Please visit our new website.

Joseph Connolly
Director, Partnership for Worker Education
(413) 545-1469

Director of The Partnership for Worker Education, Focus on Workplace Skills Development, Career Ladders Development, and Joint Partnership Efforts  

Francis Fortino
Program Instructor
(413) 545-1470

Senior Computer Instructor, Focus on Computer Instruction, Undergraduate Tutoring Services, Alternative Energy Skills, and Workplace Spanish  

Leslie Fraser
Career Counselor/Next Steps Instructor
(413) 545-1600

Next Steps Coordinator, Focus on a Range of Career-related, Empowerment Skills


Michele Kenney
Director of the Southern Hilltowns Adult Education Center

Focus on Basic Skills, Community Development, and Economic Development  

Sonia Lindop
Project Manager

Focus on Career ladders Development and Multicultural Workplaces


Jeffrey Napolitano
Community Works Project Director

Director of Community Works, a Trades and Transportation Pre-apprenticeship Program for Greater Springfield/Holyoke Residents, particularly Women, Veterans, and People of Color