Key Up New York Episode 8 - Featuring CEO & Entrepreneur Trent Griffin-Braaf
Episode 8 of Key Up New York, the official podcast of the Trucking Association of New York (TANY), has just been released– and you won’t want to miss this one. Join TANY President Kendra Hems and CEO & entrepreneur Trent Griffin-Braaf, as they discuss the DOCCS "Jails to Jobs" program. This newly implemented initiative aims to improve re-entry into the workforce and reduce recidivism by focusing on connecting previously incarcerated individuals with education, resources and opportunities for job placement.
In this episode, Kendra and Trent delve into the discussion surrounding this new initiative that presents promising career prospects for individuals who were formerly incarcerated, bringing about positive changes and helping to revitalize the New York trucking industry.
About this week’s guest:
Trent Griffin-Braaf is an award-winning entrepreneur, coach, and mentor who specializes in DEI, Reintegration, Staff Development, and Company Culture. He helps businesses with inclusion strategies for underserved populations. Trent is the creator of The Roadmap to Success program. This unique program teaches justice impacted individuals how to be successful in the workplace. It also helps businesses build inclusive cultures that will help them become employers of choice for all underserved populations.