Our Team at Eastside Career Development Center

Our Team

The Eastside Career Development Center team are committed to delivering excellence in training and education. As mentors to youth and adult learners, we are committed to developing further the cognitive, affective, and psychomotor skillsets of individuals to the extent that our graduates can transfer knowledge from the classroom to the workplace. We hope their stories give you a glimpse into what awaits youth or adult learners enrolled in our programs.

To read faculty and staff stories, please hover over their photos

Dr. Natalie

Rose

Bio

Dr. Natalie Rose is a proven leader with extensive experience planning, building, launching, implementing, and leading projects, as well as coaching and mentoring people throughout different industries. Dr. Rose has served on many boards and committees over the past decade. Dr. Rose has taught and designed programs such as Business Administration (accounting, operations management, algebra, etc.), Communications I and II, Calculus I and II, Statistics I, II, III, English (undergraduate and graduate level), English as a second language (ESL), Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL), all American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) programs, Electrical, Safety, and much more. Dr. Rose aligns her passion for team members or leaner ah-ha moments with considerable strategic, operational, and crisis management experience.

Dr. Kathy

Denhardt

Grant Consultant

Bio

Dr. Kathy Denhardt has been a senior-level academic contributor to the northeast region of the US for decades. Dr. Denhardt has significantly developed strategic support for much-needed programs, essential supplies, and equipment. Dr. Denhardt is paving the way for the Eastside Career Development Centre to enter a new growth phase by helping secure funds that modernize company training and education delivery. Energizer bunny!

Kelsey

Keeling-Smith, LMHC

Director of Digital Media and Communications

Bio

Kelsey Keeling-Smith is an accomplished marketing and human resources professional with demonstrated ability to partner with other organizations and manage local brand presence. In addition to working at the Eastside Career Development Center (ECDC), Kelsey manages all human resources compliances for ECDC and Central Baptist Community Development Corporation, as well as all aspects of product marketing, advertising, and promotion, wow!

Tahir West

Tahir

West

Regional Training Coordinator

Bio

Tahir is accountable for making alliances and sales that lead to sales that align with Eastside Career Development Center’s business strategy. He is a passionate child education advocate and combined with his government program knowledge; Tahir is assertive in selling the Eastside Career Development Centre’s capabilities to expand the company’s portfolio. On fire!

TBA

TBA

Construction Instructor

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TBA

TBA

Construction Instructor

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TBA

TBA

Youth Training Instructor

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