Cheryl Feldman has worked for the District 1199C Training & Upgrading Fund (Training Fund), a labor-management educational trust fund, for 30 years. She directs the Training Fund's activities, which provide educational opportunities for the members of District 1199C (Philadelphia Hospital and Health Care Employees), an American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees affiliate, as well as for community residents. The Training Fund emphasizes workforce and career ladder programs. Feldman has helped to develop the Training Fund's learning center and to bring federal, state, and foundation grant funds to the Philadelphia region. She holds a bachelor's degree from Oberlin College and a master's degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania. Feldman is a member of the Philadelphia Youth Council.