Taunya Stewart, MBA/PM, joined Delgado Community College to serve as IT Project Manager in Workforce Development. Upon completing her MBA in Project Management, Taunya was able to leverage her HR and Recruiting knowledge, and relate it to assisting others to adapt into an IT career. Her primary responsibilities include improving the digital literacy among DCC campuses, oversee IT certificate offerings that directly impact the New Orleans Metro job market, and serve as employer liaison in creating student experiences that mirror workforce projects.
Since joining the Delgado Community College team, Taunya has implemented Tech Talk Thursdays to introduce topics of interest relating to technology careers for students, alumni, and the community, at large. She has also identified highly qualified instructors to offer Scaled Agile, AWS, and Cybersecurity on an ongoing basis in Workforce Development.
Taunya has a goal of creating programming and projects that will help increase exposure to technology and STEAM career choices to underserved students and underrepresented individuals. Increased access and exposure will yield multiple opportunities for success.
In her spare time, Taunya enjoys participating in fitness activities, and cooking to relax.