Shaun Donovan

Director of Regional Workforce Partnerships

E-mail:   Phone: 717.213.5033

Current Focus: Shaun’s current role is to help bridge the gap between workforce and economic development in the South Central Pennsylvania region. In this role Shaun will coordinate the six regional CareerLink centers and provide information and resources to help align local workforce and employer needs. He will also continue to oversee the coordination of the South Central PREP program that brings together the economic development organizations and service providers in the eight county Harrisburg-Lancaster-Lebanon-York metro region to deliver services and support to businesses within that area.

Professional Background: Prior to coming to this position, Shaun was the Economic Development Specialist at CREDC for ten years.  Previous to that, he worked in the accounting department of Ahold Financial Services, a division of Ahold USA, which runs a number of grocery retailers in the northeast, including Giant Food Stores LLC, located in Carlisle. Prior to working for Ahold, Shaun was a Senior District Executive for the York-Adams Area Council Boy Scouts of America. His duties there included coordinating adult volunteer committees to accomplish growth and advancement of the program within the district. Shaun worked for the York-Adams Area Council for 5 years.

Education: Shaun is a 2000 graduate from York College of Pennsylvania and earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics and Finance. Shaun has also earned his Masters Degree in Leadership and Business Ethics from Duquesne University in 2007.