We believe that targeted and industry-aligned education programs are the key to addressing the ever-widening skills gap in today's workforce. Our ultimate goal is to offer accessible pathways to strategically designed education programs that provide upskilling/reskilling opportunities for professionals. It is also to offer innovative initiatives that provide workforce-specific experiential learning opportunities for UTRGV students.
With support from our offices and departments, the Office of PEWD is here to kickstart your educational and career goals.
Leverage academic and institutional resources to create new and innovative workforce development opportunities through cutting-edge, responsive, and high-quality education programs aligned with UTRGV strategic plan and mission.
Assistant Vice President for PEWD
Denise Evans, MBA
Director for Continuing Education and Language Programs
Associate Director for Language Programs
Claudia Garcia, MA
Program Coordinator for Workforce Development
Program Manager for Continuing Education
Program Specialist for CFSI
Office Assistant III for Continuing Education
Erika T. Garcia
Administrative Assistant I for Language Programs
Alma Seong, MBA
Learning Instruction Specialist II for Language Programs
Monica S. Arguello
Office Assistant III for Language Programs
Learning Instruction Specialist I for Language Programs
Senior Marketing & Promotions Coordinator
Chelsea B. Arriaga
Web Content Specialist