Fox News Spotlights Employment for Ex-Offenders

Written by Scott J. Sheely on Sunday - December 04, 2011.

New York (Fox News, November 27, 2011): Fox News features the stories of two formerly incarcerated persons who now have productive jobs in their communities.  The story mentions the importance of employment in reducing recidivism.  Click here to watch the clip.

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Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely

Scott J. Sheely served as Executive Director of the Lancaster County Workforce Investment Board from 2000 until early 2015. He has worked as a Human Resource Director of a large mental health agency, operations manager of a nursing home chain, associate pastor of a church, and owner of a wholesale jewelry business.

Under Sheely's leadership, the WIB created the first health care-based Industry Partnership in Pennsylvania. He serves on the steering committee of the Pennsylvania Center for Health Careers and recently served on the Workfroce Cabinet of the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging.