Onika Goodluck (O) is the owner of O’s Kitchen, the Kitchen Manager at All Square, and a mother of three. Onika’s Earn & Learn story began while she was on probation and had recently had a baby.
Chuck Yang is a Minnesota native and an Autobody Technician at Caliber Collision Fleet. At 25, Chuck has found a successful career path with help from his wife, son, and Newgate School.
Asia Thao is an Advanced Panel Builder with Design Ready Controls (DRC). Asia started at DRC almost two years ago, with no prior experience. DRC provided Asia all the training and prep he needed to start on the floor, prepping harnesses for each production line to wire HVACs and data storage units.
Brandon Linder is a 19-year-old heavy machinery operator with Meyer Contracting, Inc. Growing up in Luck, WI. Attending Softec helped provide Brandon with the training he needed to be placed in a career he loves with plenty of room to grow.
Armani Black is a Technology Consultant in Houston, TX. Although she’s now a Texan, Armani’s story started on the East Side of Saint Paul, MN. Determined to earn her own money, Armani was looking for a job during her sophomore year of high school. She found Urban Roots (formerly Community Design Center of Minnesota) where she not only got paid, […]
Zarea Mobley is the Administrative Assistant and a Market Garden Alumni at Urban Roots in St. Paul, MN. Zarea has lived in St. Paul since she was 6 years old and grew up seeing Urban Roots’ presence around her community. The summer heading into her Freshman year of high school, Zarea joined Right Track to find a job. She went […]