Hope Schmids

Director, Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Hope Schmids

Contact Information

Hope.Schmids@millersville.edu

Phone: (717) 871-7642

Responsibilities

Promotes, leads and manages all aspects of day-to-day operations associated with non-credit programs including The Corporate University, Certified Public Manager Program and The Nonprofit Resource Network. Builds relationships with local workforce and economic development entities as well as area nonprofit organizations. Develops new initiatives aligned with Millersville University’s Strategic Plan and the needs of the community.

Hope earned a Master of Science in Education from The University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education. She received a Bachelor of Arts from LaSalle University, where she majored in Psychology and Creative Writing. Prior experience includes: Youth Project Coordinator at the Lancaster County Workforce Development Board and Program Coordinator at the Lancaster-Lebanon Science and Technology Alliance.