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Nuestro Equipo

En Empower, contamos con un sólido equipo de profesionales que hacen de la inclusión en el lugar de trabajo una prioridad. ¡Echa un vistazo a cada biografía para obtener más información!

Propietaria, Directora de Empleo Inclusivo.

Alex

A Alex le apasiona eliminar la disparidad laboral entre las personas con y sin discapacidades ayudando a sus clientes a encontrar trabajos personalizados en sus áreas de interés. También cree que la formación de empleadores y la consulta en el lugar de trabajo son partes esenciales para desarrollar un entorno de trabajo inclusivo. ¡A Alex le encanta cuando puede volver a visitar a sus clientes en el trabajo y verlos trabajar con éxito como parte de un equipo!

Gerente de Empleo Inclusivo.

Paul

Paul es un educador con licencia con experiencia profesional en el desarrollo de habilidades individualizadas para estudiantes de todas las edades. Se especializa en brindar apoyo inclusivo e individualizado a través de la exploración laboral, la colocación laboral y la capacitación laboral.

Gerente de Operaciones.

Carey

Originalmente formado como ingeniero biomédico, Carey tiene experiencia profesional en negocios, dispositivos médicos y atención al cliente. Con el cambio a Empower Inclusion, busca hacer la transición a una carrera que se centre en ayudar a las personas de otra manera. Específicamente, Carey se enfoca en las facetas estratégicas y administrativas de Empower Inclusion, esforzándose por brindar a los clientes una experiencia profesional integral. En su tiempo libre, a Carey le gusta, Practicar Senderismo, hacer yoga y comprar cosas para su bulldog inglés Daisy. 

Job Exploration Counselor and Job coach

Alexa

Hello! My name is Alexa Hieb and I am so excited to join the Empower Inclusion team, as a job coach! I graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato in spring of 2020, with a Bachelors in Sociology and a minor in human resource management.

In my free time, I enjoy dancing, being outdoors, and spending time with my friends and family. I have experience working with individuals with disabilities and would love to have a long-term career in this field. With my love for working with people from all backgrounds, I am looking forward to gaining additional experience working with clients to help each and every one of them achieve personal satisfaction and success. 

Job Exploration Counselor and Job coach

Kayla

Hello! My Name is Kayla Taylor and I am a job exploration counselor and job coach. I graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato with a Bachelors in Child Development and Family Studies and a Minor in Gender Women Studies. Most of my experience is with the younger demographics, but I am very excited to work with individuals of all ages!

During my free time you can find me outdoors, whether that’s spending the day on the lake or skiing down a mountain. I also recently just took up painting and drawing, which has been very fun and challenging.  I am so excited to be a part of this incredible team and program.  

Job Exploration Counselor and Office Assistant

Paola

Hello everyone, my name is Paola Wiechmann, I am so excited to be part of the Empower Inclusion team. I graduated from Aviation School in 2007 as a Flight Attendant. I was born in Bogota, Colombia, but now I am living in Minnesota. I speak Spanish.

I enjoy be outdoors and take walks with my husband and my dog. I am so happy to join this team and looking forward to gaining additional experience and helping people to be successful and confident.

Job Exploration Counselor and Job coach

Owen

Owen is dedicated to supporting organizations that are making the world better. Owen received a Master of Public Policy from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and earned a bachelor’s degree in cultural Anthropology from Reed College in Portland, OR. He has conducted research, planning, direct service, and program management with InsightFormation Inc., JEC Miller Inc., Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center (UROC), and All Parks Alliance for Change (APAC). He also previously worked in legal support as a case manager and paralegal.

Owen enjoys helping individuals of all abilities succeed and attain their highest goals. When working, Owen plays the drums, practices Tai Chi, makes pottery, and reads.

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