Operation ABLE is proud and honored to welcome Marian Walsh to the organization as President and CEO. Marian has had great experience as a Massachusetts State Senator and Representative, Public Affairs Consultant and Leadership Coach. She served as the Chief Administrative Officer in the Suffolk County Attorney’s Office. Marian is the author of “Run: Your Personal Guide to Winning Public Office”, an award winning nonpartisan book.
Marian strongly believes that a committed intention, thoughtful strategy and effective collaborative partnerships will lead to both short and long term successes in Workforce Development.
Mark Gyurina - Chief Program Officer
Mark joined the staff as Chief Program Officer in 2008. He manages the employment and training programs and is responsible for new program development, developing partnerships and collaborations, and writing grant proposals.
DEDICATED EXPERTS: PROGRAM MANAGEMENT
MISSION DRIVEN STAFF
Roderick L. Kersey - Case Manager/Internship Coordinator for Skills2Work and Medical Office Training Programs
Roderick works closely with students to provide “wraparound” support services to all skills training program participants – which includes internship agency recruitment and student placement coordination.
Joe works closely with Operation ABLE’s Leadership and Program Management team to develop marketing/communications strategies and programs to reach key audiences. In close partnership with the organization’s digital/marketing consultant, he also oversees OA’s online and social media presence. Joe has recently taken on additional responsibilities for annual fundraising programs and donor database development, as well as outreach and relationship management with Operation ABLE’s highly valued Employer Partners.
William (Bill) Nadler - Sr. Training Specialist, Corporate Workforce Onsite & Offsite, 617-542-4180 x142
Bill is the Senior Training Specialist and Office Technology Administrator. Bill teaches Microsoft Office computer skills to students in many in-house training programs as well as performing corporate training for incumbent workers at various locations throughout the greater Boston area.
Remembering Our Dear Friend & Colleague
March 10, 1946 – February 8, 2021
Steve was our celebrated Job Developer for our Skills2Work & Medical Office Training programs. He was also the driver behind the resurgence and notable success of ABLE's Employer Advisor Committee.
Thank you Steve... we love you. We will miss you.
“It is not length of life, but depth of life.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Virtual tribute to Steve can be found here.
FOR JOBSEEKERS 55 and Up
Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)
Deborah joined Operation ABLE in March 2022. She works closely with career networks, employers, and Operation ABLE’s dynamic Regional SCSEP Managers to deliver work experience and job search training services to workers who are over 55 and unemployed throughout Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, and Suffolk counties in Massachusetts, as well as all of New Hampshire.
Senior Community Service Employment Program Staff
If you are a resident of Massachusetts,
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If you are a resident of New Hampshire,
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* * This Senior Community Service Employment Program is funded by the US Department of Labor as an award totaling $5,958,297 including a MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs sub-grant. Grants are matched with $595,829 nonfederal support.
Operation ABLE SCSEP is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities, Video relay calls are welcome.