Cierra McFarlin has nearly two decades of dedicated service in the realm of workforce and community development, she is a seasoned professional committed to fostering positive change. Specifically honing skills in the areas of education, workforce development and energy efficiency with organizations such as SER Metro Detroit, Center for Employment Opportunities and Solutions for Energy Efficiency Logistics.
In addition, a Detroit Public School Community District graduate, she also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a concentration in Experimental and Industrial/ Organizational Psychology from the University of Detroit Mercy (circa 2006) as well as a Master of Science in Administration with a concentration in Project Management (circa 2017). In 2018, she founded Strategic Business Development Solutions and for the last two years a thriving partnership with Detroit Public School Community District has helped to increase success in students and families through the Parent Academy program.
A native Detroiter, passionate about her community, Cierra’s interests include real estate development, enjoying new restaurants and gaming with her 9 years old.