Daniel P. McDermott is the Executive Director of the Upper Shore Workforce Investment Board serving Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. He has 26 years of experience in the employment and training industry. The Upper Shore Workforce Investment Board has a national profile as a result of the successful implementation of a Mobile One Stop, Maryland’s representative to the United States Department of Labor Career Pathways Institute and the successful transition of workers impacted by large plant closings and lay offs in the Upper Shore Area. This is his 19th year as Executive Director, overseeing an annual budget of $ 1.7 million and a staff of 8.
Mr. McDermott holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Quantitative Economics from West Virginia University and a Master of Arts Degree in Monetary Economics from West Virginia University.