Gingerich will serve a three-year term and provide leadership, guidance, support and assistance to Goodwill to help ensure that its mission is realized.
Goodwill provides job training and employment programs and services to people with disabilities and other serious vocational barriers. The organization currently operates 11 retail stores and 17 donation centers across the Western New York region, which provide work experience and skills to individuals who are making the transition from unemployment or underemployment.
Gingerich joined EMA in 1991 and is an integral part of the organization’s leadership team. She manages the day-to-day operations of the EMA Buffalo office, and works with clients and agency teams to develop and implement strategic marketing programs.