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Katie Chain

Education & Workforce Program Manager, H-E-B; Vice President, TX FAME
Katie Chain serves as Education and Workforce Program Manager at H-E-B headquarters. In her role, she oversees high school and 2-year technical internship programs, coordinates job shadow experiences for middle and high school students, leads the company’s teacher externship program, and connects various external organizations and schools with H-E-B teams to create meaningful experiences for K-12 and college students in the San Antonio region and beyond.  As Vice President for TX FAME (Texas Federation for Advanced Manufacturing Education), Katie continues to champion for strengthening San Antonio’s workforce and, through collaboration with other industry partners, helps spearhead pipeline development for “hard to fill” positions in Advanced Manufacturing.  Katie also serves on several Career and Technical Education (CTE) advisory boards and organizations in school districts across the city. Her passion for education and influencing young adults is obvious in her work.