Jason Tenuta

Director, Project Management & Training Operations, Seattle

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Jason Tenuta is an experienced Program Manager, Educator, and Workforce Development advisor with more than 7 years working in the non-profit sector. Jason is a native Washingtonian where he grew up on Whidbey Island. He graduated Gonzaga University with a BA in Mathematics and Education. After undergrad, Jason worked as a Corps Member in Washington, DC for AmeriCorps’ City Year program. Jason fell in love with the District and spent three additional years working with DC’s youth as the Education Manager for Junior Achievement of Greater Washington. After moving back to Seattle, Jason began working at Year Up Puget Sound as an Employment Placement Manager. Here, he trained young adults in professional skills and helped them receive meaningful employment in Seattle’s tech sector.

Jason currently resides in Shoreline, WA where he enjoys playing/listening to music, reading hiking, kayaking, disc golf, and hanging out with his dog Jemma and wife Evann.


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Per Scholas is proud to announce that we are winners of the 2023 Kristof Holiday Impact Prize, and we have been selected as a beneficiary of The New York Times Communities Fund. Contributions from these campaigns will fuel Per Scholas’ Career Access Fund, providing thousands of diverse learners in 2024 with everything they need to unlock their potential through tuition-free tech training.

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