Frank Adams

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Human Resources Director

Starbucks

When did you join the YJC Board?

September 2018

Why did you join the YJC Board?

After participating at a couple YJC events, learning about mission and lastly getting to know a few of the people, I was happy to explore joining the board. Personally, growing up in Detroit having many friends (and myself) struggle to find their path (work/school). I am highly motivated to make a difference.

What is your occupation?

Partner (HR) Resources Director covering the Midwest region at Starbucks

What was your first job?

Dishwasher/delivery driver for Old Redford’s Mexican Restaurant

What did you learn from your first job?

It was a small family business and I learned that everybody had to play many roles for the business to be successful