Madelaine Currelly is currently the CEO of the Community Training and Development Centre (CTDC) a not for profit, affiliated with the Kawartha Pine Ridge District School Board (KPRDSB). The CTDC also managed the Community Employment Resource Centres (federal and provincial) for a period of 13 years.
In the past several years, Madelaine has developed and implemented new initiatives in employment readiness and social intelligence skills development. These initiatives were for various audiences, focused on youth, youth at risk, women and newcomers.
Recent Youth Projects have included partnerships with Habitat for Humanity, Xplorner, private and public businesses. In addition the CTDC is currently viewed as an expert in job search strategies. The “Open Minds Northumberland”, a career exploration project for Grade 7 and 8, in co-operation with Northumberland County was the recipient of the Ontario Economic Development Award of Merit in 2010.,
Madelaine’s previous work has included Trustee of the KPRDSB, Chair of the Special Education Advisory Board.
CTDC work has been highlighted in the House of Commons and chosen for an article in the Wall Street Journal.