The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce, the region’s premier member-based business organization, has announced the appointment of Brianna Florovito of Jermyn as its new workforce and entrepreneurial development specialist.

In this role, Ms. Florovito will focus on joint economic and workforce development strategies through the Chamber and its affiliates, including the Scranton Lackawanna Industrial Building Company (SLIBCO), The Scranton Plan and Skills in Scranton.

She will focus on the development of workforce strategy and planning, as well as the integration of these initiatives with economic development activities, further promoting the Chamber’s overall mission of attracting, sustaining and growing businesses within Lackawanna County.

Ms. Florovito holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Rutgers University and has studied at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary. She has previously worked for Educational Data Systems, Inc. as a business services representative and is a graduate of Valley View High School.