Staff

Robert Gannone

Robert Gannone

Robert Gannone serves as the Refugee Career Pathways Coordinator at HIAS Pennsylvania, where he supports clients with employment assistance and career management. In this role, he assists with job placement and retention and develops personalized career development plans for career entry and advancement.

Prior to joining HIAS PA, Robert spent most of his career in Career Services and Career Advising within nonprofits and higher education, including at the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University. Within his prior roles, he advised students on the job search process, coordinated employer events and career fairs, taught a career course and professional workshops, oversaw the internship process for international students, and managed a corporate apprenticeship program. His experience includes working with a variety of populations, including high school and college students, business professionals, first-generation, and international students. Robert grew up in Philadelphia, attended The University of Scranton and Drexel University, and is excited to connect immigrants and refugees with local resources and upwardly mobile employment.

Building closed until further noticeHIAS PA remains open!

HIAS PA’s physical offices at 600 Chestnut Street are CLOSED until further notice due to a burst pipe in the building.

Our organization remains open, and HIAS PA staff continue to work remotely at this time.

Please call (215) 832-0900 with any questions.

Building closed until further noticeHIAS PA remains open!

HIAS PA’s physical offices at 600 Chestnut Street are CLOSED until further notice due to a burst pipe in the building.

Our organization remains open, and HIAS PA staff continue to work remotely at this time.

Please call (215) 832-0900 with any questions.

TONIGHT: Join us at the table!Join us for Thankful Together!

Thankful Together, formerly known as Refugee Thanksgiving, is happening TONIGHT at 6PM!

Register here to join us tonight: https://hiaspa1.wpengine.com/event/thankful-together-2021/

Celebrate our volunteers who make this all possible!Click here at 11:45AM to join our Annual Meeting!

Click here to join our virtual Annual Meeting!

The Annual Meeting starts at noon, but join us at 11:45AM for an informal chat before the event!

POSTPONED! Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan

Today's Speed Advocacy: Afghanistan Facebook Live event has been postponed due to a worldwide Facebook outage. We will update you as soon as possible about rescheduling the event.