The Wheaton American Job Center is open to the public. We welcome walk-ins or appointments. The Germantown American Job Center is currently closed to the public due to renovations with services being offered virtually. For more information on both locations click here.

John Hattery

John Hattery

Director of Strategic Initiatives

John Hattery is WSM’s Director for Strategic Initiatives responsible for developing, implementing and supporting innovative workforce services for job seekers and employers in Montgomery County.

Mr. Hattery brings extensive expertise earned over a 25-year career leading nonprofit and for-profit workforce organizations. While at Home Builders Institute, he supervised a staff of 70 charged with delivering industry-standard construction training for court-involved youth and adults, as well as providing support for several USDOL Funded YouthBuild programs and 2 multi-state 21st Century Apprenticeship Grants. He also served as the National Association of Workforce Professionals’ Deputy Director where he created a technical assistance program funded by a USDOL Workforce Innovations Grant and played an integral role in the establishment of the Mid-Atlantic Leadership Academy for Workforce. His career then took him to KRA Corporation where he developed KRA’s One Stop Operations arm as well as AJC services in several states. His workforce experience ranges from policy to operations and has partnered with local, state, and federal entities to support effective workforce development across the country.

John enjoys great live music, golf, coaching lacrosse, and being with friends and family. John and Lynn have a blended family which includes 5 children and 2 large and lovable dogs.

Stay informed on the latest workforce development trends, insights, and our local partnerships in Montgomery County.
For both the individual job seeker and the community organizations that support them, this newsletter provides job search resources and information on job fairs, hiring events, and workshops available in our community.

Contact Us

    American Job Center Locations

    Germantown

    Upcounty Regional Services Center*
    12900 Middlebrook Road, First Floor
    Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Phone: 240.406.5485
    Fax: 301.685.5569
    Germantown@worksourcemontgomery.com *Currently closed for renovations, virtual services available.

    HOURS OF OPERATION

    Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

    Wheaton

    11510 Georgia Avenue, First Floor
    Wheaton, MD 20902
    Phone: 301.929.6880
    TTY: 301.962.4083
    Wheaton@worksourcemontgomery.com

    HOURS OF OPERATION

    Monday – Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Friday: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

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