Troy HenryDIRECTOR, CAREER CENTER
Troy Henry joined the Success Center in 2014 as the Center Director for the Western Addition Neighborhood Access Point. Prior to the Success Center, Troy oversaw various programs and services at Goodwill Industries. Under Troy’s direction, Goodwill was awarded a $1.4 million Workforce Investment Act grant, which funded the community-based One-Stop Career Center. Goodwill’s One-Stop Career Center, which opened in October 2008, and served 7,000 job seekers annually.
Troy has worked with diverse populations, including welfare recipients, homeless persons, veterans, ex-offenders, disabled persons and dislocated worker populations. In order to forge solid relationships with organizations that serve these groups, Troy has chaired the San Francisco Job Developers Association, Marin County Job Developers Association, East Bay Job Developers Group, Bay Area Coalition of Employment Development and the Professional Technical Diversity Network in Santa Clara County. Troy also possesses a wealth of knowledge regarding federal, state, city and county grant opportunities pertaining to workforce development projects.
Before moving into the workforce development field, Troy held various position in operations for such noted companies as Samsung USA, Sun Microsystems, Fujitsu and Sony USA.