:: Welcome from the Director

About Us

The UT Professional Development Center (PDC) helps individuals meet professional and personal goals and helps organizations develop employees and improve performance through its program, consulting, coaching and facilitation services.

PDC designs and delivers face-to-face and online noncredit programs for individuals interested in improving their professional skills or who seek a credential or a career change. Our programs and instructors help individuals and organizations around Texas and around the world improve personal and organizational performance. Since 1999, more than 18,000 individuals have enrolled in PDC programs. We conduct an average of 300 onsite programs annually within and outside of Texas. Our program participants hail from every region of the United States and from Mexico, Canada, South America, Europe and Asia.

Clients seek us out to help solve organizational and other business problems, to provide expertise in workforce planning and staff development, and to train their personnel to increase productivity and staff retention.

If you’re an individual who wants to advance in your chosen field, develop a new career, re-charge your batteries or acquire new skills, PDC has the programs and the people to get you where you want to go.

If you’re an organization seeking assistance to train staff, improve processes or develop talent, PDC has the programs and the people to get you where you want to go.

Sincerely,
Liliya Spinazzola
Director
Professional Development Center
Division of Continuing and Innovative Education
The University of Texas at Austin
(512) 471-4633
lspinazzola@austin.utexas.edu

Additional Contacts

Kristy Bradford
Corporate and Government Learning Solutions Program Manager
kristy.bradford@austin.utexas.edu
(512) 232 2231

Veronica Phillips
Public Programs Senior Program Coordinator
vphillips@austin.utexas.edu
(512) 471 2926

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