Navicate’s mission is to improve the educational success and career prospects for youth through school, business and community partnerships. It is one of the most successful School to Work/Career and College Readiness organizations in the United States.
David Pocius, chair of the Navicate Board stated, “Dr. Silva McManus is uniquely qualified for this position and brings a powerful and impressive set of credentials and experiences to the role. Over the years, Rich has built an incredibly successful organization and Andrea will take it to the next level, along with Navicate’s very talented and capable staff.”
Silva McManus, an early advocate of school-to- career programs with the Boston Private Industry Council, comes to Navicate with over 28 years of experience in leadership, higher education teaching and administration, business development and customer service.
Silva McManus said, “I have been offered the job of my lifetime and will work tirelessly to help youth prepare, connect, aspire and achieve. I cannot wait to get started!”