Amber Clemons

high school programs coordinator

aclemons@youthjobcenter.org
(847) 864-5627 ext. 17

What do you like about your job?

I definitely love getting to know and helping the youth that we serve.

Where did you work before YJC?

Before I was employed at Youth Job Center I was an Intervention Specialist for a south suburban elementary school.

What was your first job?

My first job was at Pizza Hut. I worked as a cashier and server.

What did you learn from your first job?

Pizza Hut taught me a great deal about effective communication, multi-tasking, and diligence.

Has your career path gone how you expected?

My career path has not been what I first imagined it would be, but I appreciate every step I took to get to my current position.

Fun fact:

In my spare time I enjoy painting, photography, and trying new restaurants.