Work Opportunities Unlimited (WOU) announces the promotion of Salsawit “Salsi” Mane to Regional Director of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and Prince Georges County, Maryland, effective July 1, 2023. Salsi is responsible for leading, coaching, and supporting her team to provide the best quality employment, adult, and student services to clients served throughout the state.

Salsi’s promotion follows 15 years of progressive growth with WOU dating back to 2008. Her career evolved from a Career Resource Specialist to Team Leader to her most recent Director role before her promotion. “I love helping people with barriers to employment find meaningful work, working with my team, and being challenged to develop creative solutions to satisfy all our stakeholders. WOU provides me the opportunity to grow personally and professionally.”

Salsi graduated from Lindsay Wilson College in Kentucky with a B.A. in human services and counseling. She resides in the D.C. area with her husband and two children. She enjoys traveling with her family globally to explore new places each year in her spare time.