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Dr. Gale Tenen Spak,
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Associate Vice President of Continuing Professional Education
Dr. Gale Tenen Spak is a leader in developing training programs that address the needs of
business to keep New Jersey’s economy growing. As NJIT’s Associate Vice President for Continuing
Professional Education, she continually collaborates with academe, industry and government to
design essential training programs to ensure a skilled workforce. Her experience includes managing,
developing, marketing, proposal writing, evaluating and implementing programs for professionals
who require new education and training to keep their skill sets at the cutting edge. Moreover,
Dr. Spak’s extensive writing on the topic of professional education has established her as a subject
matter expert in the field and she presents globally on this subject.
In addition, Dr. Spak leads three Talent Networks for the NJ Department of Labor
and Workforce Development – Advanced Manufacturing; Information Technology; and
Transportation, Logistics and Distribution. Before joining NJIT, she was Dean of the School of
Professional and Continuing Education at New York Institute of Technology.
Dr. Spak earned her Ph.D. in Political Science and M.A. from Yale University, and her B.A., magna
cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, in Political Science from Brooklyn College of the City University of NY.
Founder & Chief Creative Officer
PM+CO is an award-winning strategy and design agency where big ideas deliver measurable
results. For over 35 years, founder Mary F. Pisarkiewicz and her team have dedicated themselves
to helping clients surpass their business goals, supporting non-profit organizations through a
company pro-bono award contest and participating in volunteer work. Working with companies
such as HBO, Loacker USA, Fidelity and multiple NYC schools and non-profits, Mary knows
how to elevate any profile to the next level.
A lifelong food lover, Mary launched a culinary subscription box service called MARY’s
secret ingredients in 2014. She’s on a mission to help home cooks discover delicious, exciting
new products they probably haven’t heard of, empowering them to create easy and memorable
meals for themselves and loved ones through the custom recipes she creates. MARY’s secret
ingredients is a multiple-media platform for food manufacturers to introduce new products into
the marketplace, that has an awesome digital presence reaching tens of millions of consumers,
encouraging healthy eating and cooking, and gives back through their partnership with the global
aid organization, Feed The Children. Feeling she was put on this earth to do this, gives Mary the
energy to do it all. MARY’s secret ingredients makes a great corporate gift!
Dr. Gale Tenen Spak I New Jersey Institute of Technology | Continuing Professional Education
973.596.8540 I firstname.lastname@example.org I njit.edu
Mary F. Pisarkiewicz, PM+CO
Mary F. Pisarkiewicz I PM+CO I Founder and Chief Creative Officer
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