FORWARD Women's Leadership Forum
March 18, 19 & 20, 2021
Apprenticeship Navigator at Maryland’s Department of Labor
Gina Best is an Apprenticeship Navigator at Maryland’s Department of Labor, where she assists employers in creating Registered Apprenticeships and provides ongoing support to existing programs. She also promotes apprenticeship to jobseekers as an excellent career pathway, educating them on how the model works, its benefits, and how to connect to Registered Apprenticeship opportunities. Prior to her current role, Gina’s diverse professional experiences included military service as a Civil A airs Specialist for the U.S. Army, and ten years serving in nonprofit and private sector organizations in business management, accounting roles. Originally from Boston, Gina now resides in Montgomery County, Maryland.