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Genesys Works’ Twin Cities Program Welcomes Three New Board Members from Andersen Corporation, Carlson Family Foundation, and Ameriprise Financial

SAINT PAUL, MN (December 15, 2020) — Genesys Works Twin Cities (GWTC), a workforce development program that trains high school students in employability skills and connects them to paid internship opportunities with top Twin Cities companies, announced today that Myra Day-Perkins, Aretha Green-Rupert, and Karen Richard have been elected to its board of directors. Myra Day-Perkins […]


December 2020 Feature: Making Internships Meaningful

Intern Feature: Zalma Aden, Accenture Genesys Works Twin Cities has more than 310 amazing young professionals in our program – engaged and motivated interns – working towards career success. For our December Making Internships Meaningful feature, we are recognizing Accenture intern Zalma Aden who was nominated by her supervisor Andrew Jison for her positivity and […]


Genesys Works Announces Allison Barmann as Executive Director of its Twin Cities Program

As a founding member of the Twin Cities board, Allison brings a wealth of leadership experience and passion for Genesys Works’ mission to her role as executive director. TWIN CITIES, MN (December 8, 2020) – Today, Genesys Works, a national youth workforce development program for promising high school students and diverse talent pipeline for top […]


Empowering Sustainable Change

  Genesys Works Chicago has made a difference in the lives of over 1,000 Chicago youth. After a decade of providing meaningful work opportunities to Chicago Young Professionals and a pipeline of diverse, talented students to Chicago companies, we see the collective impact of our work on our community: sustainable positive change. Few people better […]