Craig Jefferson, formerly faculty fellow instructor at Ivy Tech Evansville Campus, has been appointed the college’s new workforce alignment executive.
In this position, Jefferson will continue to develop collaborative partnerships with regional employers to meet and enhance the specific market training needs of the area; as well as to develop workforce programs and products.
Prior to Ivy Tech where he taught courses in the School of Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering & Applied Technology, Jefferson was a commodity consultant and buyer, staff buyer and plant engineer for ALCOA from the early 80’s through 2014. He also was a contract electrical engineer from 2014-15.
Jefferson holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, Mo.
Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.