Meet ystark! YP: Aimee Schlernitzauer

Name

Aimee Schlernitzauer

Occupation/Title/Place of work

Manager of HR at Agmet LLC

Age

32

Why are you interested in Stark County’s Young Professionals initiative?

Stark County offers a wide variety of social and professional opportunities with a dynamic culture.

What would you share to encourage other people to join?

Life is better with a great network of professionals and supportive mentors. I was able to obtain both of these by getting involved!

Did you grow up in Stark? If so, where? If not, where did you move from and why?

Yes born and raised

Why do you stay in Stark County, from both a personal and professional point of view?

The people, opportunities, 4 seasons, my awesome mentors and supportive community groups that I’m involved in.

What do you like MOST about Stark County?

The people, hands down! Supportive, passionate and are up for a challenge.

What would you change about Stark County if you could?

More youth and finishing the HoF village project: I feel like both of these would be a fundamental, impactful change for Stark.

What do you see as valuable opportunities for YPs in Stark County when it comes to career opportunities, cultural access, leadership or community involvement opportunities?

We have everything from Small business to Fortune 500 worldwide companies, we have many organizations and non profits that support different cultures and interests. We have a great leadership Stark County program as well as many opportunities to enhance our skills.

What would attract more YPs to Stark County?

Many come for college to Malone, Walsh and Mt Union so maybe starting there so students are aware of what all we have to offer if they decided to stay. In other areas of retention it’s low cost of living and endless opportunities.

What do you do in the evenings or on the weekends for fun in Stark County or NE Ohio?

Sporting events, live music, nights at Gervasi or downtown!

Could you see yourself spending your lifetime in Stark County and if not, what would cause you to leave?

I do, but I can’t predict the future!