Staff Members

Chelsea Baytemur

Program Assistant, WPEO-NY

As Program Assistant at WPEO-NY, Chelsea Baytemur processes WBE and WOSB application files for WBENC certification, conducts site visits and helps applicants through the certification process.

Chelsea graduated with a B.A. in History with minors in both Gender & Health and Community Action & Social Change from the University of Michigan. While at U of M, she went on to complete her Masters of Social Work with a focus in Social Policy & Program Evaluation. Throughout her studies, Chelsea spent much of her time in Detroit, serving as a Community Based Initiative (CBI) Fellow, as well as interned for both the Detroit City Council and the Detroit Initiative. In her spare time Chelsea loves to travel and has an avid passion for cooking. During her undergrad she had the opportunity to travel to Amritsar, India and cook for over 80,000 people a day.