Ivy Tech Community College hires statewide director of training

Ivy Tech Community College has selected Taundra Miles for the new position of Statewide Director of Training and Development.  She will join the statewide Human Resources team and will develop and facilitate training and development services to college employees.

In her role, Miles will support the College’s strategic plan by implementing quality improvement initiatives designed to support the improvement of organizational effectiveness.  She will also coordinate and deliver training in critical areas of management/supervisory training, conflict resolution, leadership, communication and customer services, as well as work closely with the regional human resources directors at each of Ivy Tech’s 23 campuses to facilitate training programs across the state.

Miles most recently was an Employee Development Manager with Chip Ganassi Racing where she developed and managed employee training programs.  She has also held numerous roles with Target, including Senior Training Specialist, Regional Training Coordinator and Training Coordinator.

She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Florida A&M University and a master’s degree in human resources management from Purdue University.  She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Post-Secondary and Adult Education at Capella University in Minneapolis.

About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech is one of the nation’s largest statewide community college systems and the state’s second largest public post-secondary institution with more than 110,000 students enrolled annually.  Ivy Tech has 23 campuses throughout Indiana.  It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana.  It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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