(December 6, 2012) – Tallahassee Community College has selected Kimberly Moore as the
College’s new vice president of workforce development. Moore is one of the
Tallahassee area’s most well-known and respected workforce development leaders,
and brings over a decade of expertise to TCC.
Moore comes to TCC from
WORKFORCE plus—where she joined in 2001 and has served as CEO since 2005.
WORKFORCE plus provides comprehensive employment and workforce services and has
helped connect thousands of jobseekers with employers. Before WORKFORCE plus,
Moore served as a senior workforce development specialist at TCC.
Moore’s experience has
also been shaped by serving on the boards of numerous community organizations,
including the Leon County Economic Development Council, the United Way of the Big
Bend, the Wakulla Chamber of Commerce and the FAMU Small Business Advisory
Council. Moore’s community-oriented service has earned her many awards and
recognitions, including the Bethel Empowerment Foundation’s “Phenomenal Women
Making a Difference” award in 2010, the National Hook-up’s Gadsden County Woman
of the Year in 2012 and Wakulla Chamber Member of the Year finalist recognition
“Kimberly’s name is
synonymous with workforce development and community leadership in Tallahassee,”
said Dr. Jim Murdaugh, president of TCC. “TCC has had a great relationship with
Kimberly and WORKFORCE plus over the years, and we are thrilled that she is
bringing her experience and leadership skills to the College.”
As vice president of
workforce development at TCC, Moore will provide leadership for the College’s
career-focused training, professional development, adult education and business
consulting programs. TCC’s Center for Workforce Development offers training
across a wide variety of fields, including manufacturing, construction and
trades, information technology, green energy and ecotourism, with an emphasis
on matching students’ skills with employers’ needs. For more information on the
Center for Workforce Development’s offerings, visit www.tcc.fl.edu/workforce.
Kimberly Moore’s first day
at TCC will be March 1, 2013.