The Young Adult Program

Smart has dedicated young adult program case managers and can provide the following services to assist you in making that step towards full employment.

Smart Young Adult Services

  1. Workshops
  2. Driver’s Education
  3. Interview/Work Clothing
  4. Work Tools
  5. Books for College
  6. Counseling
These services are free! See if you meet the eligibility requirements. Learn more about this great program. Call 245-1505 or email to learn more.

Meet Our Young Adult Program Staff

betseyYoung Adult Program Supervisor Betsey Ray

Betsey has worked for the Smart Business Resource Center since September, 2010. Before working as a Young AdultProgram Supervisor, she worked for 5 years as a Program Advisor specializing in job coaching, case management, and special projects. Betsey with her previous experience in management knows what it takes to lead people, inspire change, and supervise projects. Betsey has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from California State University, Chico. 
davidYoung Adult Workshop and GED Instructor David Saechao

David has worked with the Smart Business Resource Center since October, 2005. He works as an instructor for GED preparation, job searching techniques, job retention, basic life, work readiness skills, and post-secondary schooling. David has a Bachelor’s of History/Social Science Degree from California State University, Chico.
Shauna Shauna Brady

Shauna has worked for the Smart Center since February 2016. She has been serving in the education field for the last 6 years, specializing in financial aid. With her experience in financial aid, Shauna holds workshops assisting other students with their FAFSA and BOG fee waiver applications, as well as, assisting with any scholarship applications and financial aid questions. Shauna has a Bachelor’s degree in accounting from Humboldt State University.

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