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Summit Senior, Briana Date has been interning in the Mansfield City Manager's office since September. Briana is in the Practicum in Marketing class with the Business, Marketing and Finance Program of Study at Ben Barber Innovation Academy. Last night at the Mansfield City Council meeting, Briana had an opportunity to thank the council members for supporting the internship program and discuss briefly what she has learned so far. Date, partnered with Assistant to the City Manager Nicolette Allen shared about the internship program that the city is working to develop and employ high school and college students. The program was supposed to launch in January, but Date was able to start in September and be a part of the development process. Bri has had the opportunity to work on many projects from creating marketing ads to researching job opportunities and looking through resumes. 


Pictured left to right: Nicolette Allen, Assistant to the City Manager; Briana Date, Ben Barber student; Leslie Waldson, Practicum in Marketing teacher; Dr. Kimberly Cantu, MISD Superintendent 

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