Michael Womack is the Marketing and Communications for the New Jersey Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NJMEP). NJMEP provides consulting, education, and training to New Jersey Manufacturers. He began his career in 2015 as a Social Media Manager for an advertising agency with a client base of manufacturers and logistics companies across the United States. Later, he worked for a manufacturer in Fairfield New Jersey in the marketing department until his current role at NJMEP. Passionate about education and manufacturing, he works to shine a light on today’s advanced manufacturing industry, breaking down the stigma associated with the industry, working to ensure U.S. manufacturers bridge the skills gap in order to maintain global competitiveness.