Managing Your Employability - Podcast

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Title: Managing Your Employability

Length: 5 minutes
Type: Solo


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Kathi Jobkar is the Manager of Strategic Sourcing for Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) in Pittsburgh. Previously, Jobkar served as Career Center Manager and Consultant for Drake Beam Morin, Inc. She holds an MBA from Robert Morris University. She served as President of the Institute for Supply Management — Pittsburgh for 2000-2001 and has been an ISM member since 1988. Jobkar was selected as ISM's "Education Person of the Year for 2005". She is certified as a Certified Professional Supply Manager (CPSM), is a lifetime Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.) through the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), and is certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Jobkar's son, Eddie, a First Lieutenant in the Army National Guard, completed Apache helicopter flight school at Ft. Rucker, Alabama in August 2011, and will soon be deployed to Afghanistan.