Through the partnership of the PATH (Partnership, Accountability, Training, Hope) Program and GST Michigan Works! Job for Michigan’s Graduates program (JMG) in September of 2019, Stephanie Roberts was able to graduate with her High School Diploma and receive a certificate in Homeland Security. Stephanie Roberts, a single mother with a young daughter, was referred to […]

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Mark was a Dislocated Worker towards the end of 2019 having been recently separated from the United States Army. After serving 20 years, an honorable discharge, an outstanding career, and Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Technology, Mark closed his military career to the rank of First Sergeant. In this brief period of transition, Mark was selected […]

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Lapeer County – Located in Almont, Aristo-Cast is a small manufacturing company known for being a leader and innovator in the investment casing industry. In 2020, Aristo-Cast purchased a software ERP system that utilized Crystal Reports to manage the core processes of manufacturing into a single report system. When Crystal Reports was purchased it included […]

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Tuscola County – Dr. Jean Barden, owner of Greater Thumb EYECARE, has utilized GSTMW! OJT and IWT programs to help grow her business. In early 2020 she purchased a new location, thinking she would have at least a year to renovate the old Chase Bank into a larger office space. Little did she know that COVID-19 would strike […]

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Sanilac- Karen Morris was referred to GST Michigan Works! through the Reemployment Services and Eligibility Assessment (RESEA) Program in August of 2019. At that time Karen had been laid off from her job of over 3 years. While working in her previous job Karen learned that she had a passion for the Medical Field.  During […]

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Brent Lawson is an Adult participant from the Greater Flint Health Coalition’s Flint Healthcare Employment Opportunities (FHEO) Program, a GST Michigan Works! Service Provider. Brent was referred to the FHEO Program by the Perkins Special Populations Coordinator at Mott Community College. Brent shared that throughout his life he has had numerous jobs, including working as […]

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Sanilac County – Alex Vernarsky had an interest in the electrical trades, and was ready to begin the Step Into Work training program. Advanced Auto Trends in Snover decided to give Alex the opportunity to train with their machine maintenance/repair and machine building department. Alex is doing extremely well, has moved into an extended Step […]

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