On April 15, Eu-wanda Eagans will join the Goodwill of the Olympics & Rainier Region team as the senior vice president of workforce development.

Eu-wanda Eagans of Goodwill

Eu-wanda Eagans. Courtesy of Goodwill.

In the new role, Eagans will lead free job training and placement services that will assist some 7,000 unemployed locals this year.

Most recently, Eagan served as the chief operating officer for Northwest Harvest, overseeing operations and programs on hunger, poverty, and racism for the Seattle nonprofit. She also has an MBA in general management from Columbia University and more than 20 years of experience in workforce development, private sector business, and nonprofit leadership.