Meet our YCU team, the individuals behind the success of our young adults as they unleash their careers!
Mary Justman, Executive Director, holds a Masters of Business Administration and brings over 30-years of experience to YCU Your Career Unleashed in helping young adults develop their professional career path. Her experience includes working with young adults as an Academic Dean, Program Director, and Instructor in the areas of business, marketing, merchandising, career development, and entrepreneurship. Mary has held key positions in both the public and private sector including Buyer, Store Manager, Event Coordinator, and Public Relations and Marketing Specialist. Mary is a Certified Professional Career Coach (CPCC) and a member of the Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARWCC).
Employment Specialist, Davon Lawrence, holds a Masters in Public Health, a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, and is a Certified Developmental Disabilities Professional (DDP) for the state of Georgia. Davon has been mentoring and training young adults with developmental disabilities for over seven years. He works closely with the community to develop outreach opportunities for career preparation. Davon has been recognized for excellence in support by the Service Providers Association for Developmental Disabilities (SPADD) and has received the Georgia Providers Excellence Award.
As Product Manager for Mister Migs LLC, Rosemary Hopper oversees design and production for its complete line of dog gear for good apparel and accessories. Rosemary has over thirty years of experience in the fashion industry, primarily in the areas of commercial and specialty design. She is a Master Tailor and has taught her craft as a Professor of Fashion Design for Bauder College, a post she held for over 20 years. She now uses her combined education and business talents to provide mentoring and guidance to young adults, helping them to develop their skills for the world of work.