Let us do the training, so you can do what you imagined. 

Our mission is to provide innovative, quality training and workforce development solutions that exceed the needs and expectations of our customers while contributing to national economic development growth.

Our Team 

Robert Gordon, Director of One-Stop Operations

Robert Gordon currently serves as the Statewide Director for One-Stop Operations for IN THE DOOR, and is also the One-Stop Operator site manager for WorkSource DeKalb.

 

Prior to rejoining the private sector, Robert served as a Career Center Manager for the Georgia Department of Labor at the DeKalb, Albany, Sylvester, and Dawson Career Centers.  He is a former member of the DeKalb Workforce Investment Board, the Southwest Georgia Workforce Investment Board, and several Chambers of Commerce and other workforce-based organizations.

 

On numerous occasions, Mr. Gordon has served as a panelist during career development conferences. He also contracts with various government agencies to provide customized career development workshops.

 

Mr. Gordon has a business degree from Florida A&M University.  He has an Economic Development Certificate from the University of Georgia, and is a graduate of the Carl Vinson Institute of Government’s EXCEL Leadership Program.

 

Robert is a product of DeKalb County Schools, and he and his wife currently reside in Stone Mountain.

Jerry T. Myers, President

Jerry is an expert in employee coaching, community engagement, workforce development strategies, and leadership development.  Using his skills from 12 years of corporate experience in sales and marketing, management, and training, allows him to assist organizations in strategic workforce and training initiatives.  In 2012, Jerry began consulting in Atlanta, GA. Having worked in a variety of industries including proprietary education, non-profit leadership, and sales development for billion dollar organizations, Jerry's methodologies of revenue generation is impressive.

 

Since founding IN THE DOOR, some of his clients include the City of Atlanta, Goodwill of North Georgia, DeKalb School District, ICare Atlanta, CHP International and AARP to name a few.  Also, he is a Professor of Marketing, Business Communication, and Public Administration at Saint Leo University and Belhaven University.  Jerry also served as the elected President of the Employer Committee for two counties with the Georgia Department of Labor.  His innovative ideas on career search strategies are quoted in his recent publication GET IN THE DOOR: 7 Keys to Maximizing Your Career Search.  

 

As an active member of the Atlanta community, Jerry serves on the Board of the Greater Lithonia Chamber of Commerce and on the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Rural Prosperity Council.  He has a Bachelor of Political Science degree from Georgia Southern University and a Master of Public and Business Administration. His excitement outside of work includes playing golf with his sons and attending community events with his family.

Valerie Myers, Staff Accountant

Valerie serves as the Staff Accountant with over ten years of experience in taxation. She has assisted individuals, as well as small and large businesses with tax and accounting related matters. Before joining IN THE DOOR in early 2016, she worked at St. Mark Church in the Metro Atlanta Area. Valerie also currently teaches accounting for high school students. She holds a Bachelor degree in Business Finance and an Associates in Accounting.  In Valerie’s free time she enjoys teaching art to young ladies and attending plays with her family.  

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President's Message

On behalf of the entire IN THE DOOR family, I am pleased to welcome you to our site. As an educator, I believe that helping others create their career strategy whether through strategic workforce development, a corporate workshop, or a book has a lasting impact for generations.  IN THE DOOR is committed to accelerating the strategy and results of our clients by unlocking the best options while utilizing innovation. In keeping with that spirit, our human resource training division offers seminars and workshops that provide a wealth of information about leadership, skills gap training, diversity and inclusion, customer service, and much more.  Our Workforce Division leads at-risk youth programs, one-stop operations, and strategic workforce solutions.  IN THE DOOR helps individuals and organizations across the private, government, public, nonprofit and education sectors enhance their career capacity.  

 

IN THE DOOR's growth outlook in 2020 looks positive having made significant strides in helping thousands of dislocated, adult, and youth customers through our Workforce Division and Economic Development Division.  Our training capabilities have grown as we now possess a (Learning Management System) online feature that provides more flexible training options for our clients.   We appreciate you visiting our site and thank you for your interest in IN THE DOOR.

JERRY T. MYERS

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