Marion Eckersley is a Project Supervisor for the Utah Department of Workforce Services. Marion has 16 years of experience working with TANF policies, contracts and projects. Most recently she has been involved with the development and implementation of the Workforce Services Next Generation Kids, Invest In You Too Program. This is a career pathway program that was created to connect participants to employment while also helping local employers meet their workforce needs. The program also uses a two-generation approach to assist families with breaking the cycle of poverty. Marion earned a bachelor’s degree at the University of Utah in Behavioral Science and Health.