Northampton Community College staff member Donna Goss was recently a featured speaker at the international conference of the Association of Women in the Metals Industries in Orlando, Florida.Goss joined the NCC staff in February as co-director of organizational development for the Corporate Services Department of the Center for Business and Industry.Drawing upon her extensive experience working in leadership development for Bethlehem Steel, she gave a presentation at the conference titled "Leadership is a Choice." Prior to joining NCC, Goss worked at Bethlehem Steel for 28 years, most recently as senior consultant, leadership development, and was responsible for the development and delivery of numerous corporate training programs and working on many special projects involving executive education, human resources planning, total quality management, and reengineering.
The Bethlehem resident received her
associate's degree in applied science from Northampton Community College
bachelor's degree in psychology from Moravian College
.She has served as an adjunct instructor at Moravian.
to Hold Program on Naval Occupation of Vieques, Puerto Rico
Representatives from the Alianza de Mujeres Viequenses (Women from Vieques Alliance) will discuss the presence of the U.S. Navy
in Vieques, Puerto Rico at a program at Northampton Community College
on March 19 at 11 a.m. Speakers will provide historical background and give a first-hand account of the struggles they and their families have faced living on this island just off the coast of Puerto Rico, including sexism and health problems.
...Northampton Community College
has appointed Donna Goss
and Don Robertson of Bethlehem as co-directors of organizational development for the Corporate Services Department of the Center for Business and Industry
...Goss was with Bethlehem Steel for 28 years, most recently as senior consultant, leadership development.She
participated in many special projects involving reengineering, total quality management, human resources planning, and executive education.Goss
was the winner of Bethlehem Steel
's Gold Award, the highest individual achievement award of the corporation, and a Team Excellence Award for the implementation of the company's Financial Management Program.She has served as an adjunct instructor at Moravian College.Goss received her associate's degree in applied science from Northampton Community College and her bachelor's degree in psychology from Moravian.
and Robertson were responsible for the development and delivery of numerous corporate training programs targeting performance improvement at Bethlehem Steel
along with their responsibility for leadership development initiatives aimed at future and current leaders.
NCC Dean of Community Education Paul Pierpoint notes: "Robertson and Goss
are bringing to CBI a new dimension that will greatly enhance the services we offer to businesses.