Williamsport Technical Institute • Williamsport Area Community College • Pennsylvania College of Technology
degrees that work.
Melissa Magargle, ’06, Applied Human Services
Melissa is executive director of Family Promise of Lycoming County, Inc., an organization that aids local residents experiencing the challenges of homelessness. The organization empowers families to become and remain sufficient through a variety of resources that help them gain their independence. Family members participate in a variety of educational classes focused on parenting, nutrition, and budgeting. Melissa’s responsibilities range from budget administration and grant writing to personnel and case management. Individuals without jobs work with her to seek employment. Melissa loves seeing people succeed and the feeling of knowing that she had a part in it. Her goal is to help families secure housing and maintain it. In the next three to five years, she hopes to expand the agency by adding more employees to serve more families in need.
Alex J. Wendel
2007 (forest technology),
and his wife, Brittany, welcomed daughter Aria R. on May 10, 2013. Alex works in maintenance for Mersen USA and is a U.S. Navy Sea Bee. He served in Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2013-14. The family resides in St. Marys.
Submitted on 10/1/2014 6:21:53 AM