Tampa, FL (November 2012) — Harak Associates announced today Donna Harak, President, has joined the Industry Advisory Committee for FL-ATE, The Florida Advanced Technological Education Center.
The Florida Advanced Technological Education Center (FLATE), a National Science Foundation Center of Excellence in high-technology manufacturing, is the go-to organization for manufacturing and advanced technical education, best practices and resources supporting the high performance skilled workforce for Florida’s manufacturing sectors.
The Industrial Advisory Committee for FLATE brings industry directly to the Center. This board consists of members of industry partners from manufacturing community, representatives from related professional and industry organizations, and others in the community interested in promoting and supporting education and training of the manufacturing workforce at various levels.
As a member of the Industry Advisory Committee, Donna will join stakeholders from around the state in overseeing the development of projects that will promote and support the workforce needs in the high performance production and manufacturing community.
“It is an exciting opportunity to be serving in this role for FL-ATE,” stated Harak. “I look forward to representing the interests of businesses as well as educators, and I am honored to be working with this exceptional National Science Foundation supported organization.”
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