The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has created the marketable skills initiative to help assure that college graduates master the content of their majors; while acquiring marketable skills for the workplace.

Marketable Skills Goal

Marketable Skills Advisory Committee

Members of the Marketable Skills Advisory committee include the following:

Rocio Aguado– SRSU Career Center Director;

Lisa Gordon– Executive Director Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center,

George Johnson– Owner of Johnson Feed,

Jennifer Miller– SRSU professor,

Sally Roche– SRSU professor,

Mark Saka– SRSU professor,

Kathy Stein– SRSU professor,

Chani Spear– SRSU student,

Rick Flores– CEO, Big Bend Regional Medical Center,

Jessica Garza– Alpine City Manager and

Ginger Turner– Broker and Owner of Mt. View Properties.

Committee members are available to support departments with the marketable skills requirement.

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness works with faculty who will be identifying those marketable skills during the 2019 Fall Semester for implementation in Spring Semester, 2020. In each following year, the marketable skills will be reviewed to stay current.

 Committee members gain content knowledge and marketable skills.