Juanita Mort, CAP

Juanita Mort, CAP is the Executive Assistant and strategic business partner to the Vice President, Information Services and Technology/CIO at HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College. This role supports the learning experiences of the students by enriching their education through technology. She is also an adjunct faculty member on the Adult Education|Workforce Development team and provides small setting learning opportunities in the Microsoft Office platform.

With over 25 years of experience as an executive assistant supporting senior executives and CEO’s, Juanita has built a record of accomplishments through strong performance in high volume, high pressure environments. She skillfully manages administrative duties and is a staff trainer and mentor to new executive assistants.

Education and continued professional development are important components of Juanita’s personal growth/career plan. She holds associates degrees in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems. She also holds several industry certifications: IAAP Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) with specialty designations in Organizational Management and Project Management, Microsoft Office 2013 Specialist Certification–Expert Level, and Microsoft Office 2016 Specialist Certification–Master Level.

Advocacy for the administrative profession is one of Juanita’s great passions. Her core belief is that admins and the vital roles they play in the success of their companies should be understood, recognized, and appreciated. Their voices should be heard and regarded as valuable. Passion drives success and success drives passion. Through her membership in the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP), she has grown her network and enhanced her leadership skills through leadership roles at the local, regional, and international levels of the association. She currently serves as chair-elect on the IAAP Board of Directors.

Juanita is active in her community and currently volunteers her time with HACC-related opportunities on the Administrative Office Management Advisory Board and the President’s Next Generation Task Force. She also serves on the Finance Committee and community project “The Church has Left the Building” with her local church.

Juanita lives in Harrisburg with her husband, Jerry. Between them, they have four children, eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren and enjoying the fun of being Mimi and Pop-Pop.