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City of Phoenix - Local Board

 

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About

Mission:  The Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Board serves as a catalyst, identifying and addressing the evolving business needs of Greater Phoenix by convening partners to provide customer-centric solutions and resources which offer employers access to a skilled workforce.

Vision:  Businesses will have access to world-class talent through a comprehensive, seamless system of partners that positions Phoenix as a global leader for economic growth.

Meetings PY 2016-2017

Full Board
9 am @ The Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. 1st Ave., 6th Fl
July 14, 2016 Agenda / Minutes
August 11, 2016 Agenda / Minutes
September 8, 2016 Agenda / Minutes
September 14, 2016 Special Session Agenda / Minutes
November 10, 2016 Agenda / Minutes
January 12, 2017 (Cancelled)
March 9, 2017 Agenda / Minutes
April 13, 2017 (Moved from ELC) Agenda / Minutes
May 11, 2017 Agenda / Minutes
June 8, 2017 (Moved from ECL) Agenda

Executive Leadership Committee
9 am @ Phoenix City Hall, 20th Floor East, 200 W. Washington
October 13, 2016 Agenda / Minutes
January 17, 2017 Agenda / Minutes
February 9, 2017 Agenda / Minutes
April 27, 2017 Agenda / Minutes

Continuous Improvement Committee: March 27, April 17, May 15, June 19, July 17, August 21, September 18, October 16, November 20, December 18
12 pm @ Phoenix City Hall, 19th Floor East, 200 W. Washington

Business Engagement Committee: March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16, December 21
9 am @  The Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. 1st Ave., 6th Fl

Service Delivery Committee: March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9, August 11, September 8, October 13, November 10, Decebmer 8
8:30 am.@ The Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Center, 302 N. 1st Ave., 6th Fl

Advancing Youth Workforce: February 28, March 21, April 25, May 23, June 27, July 25, August 22, September 26, October 24, November 28, December 26
8:30 am @ various meeting locations.

Click Here for a printable PDF of the Calendar.


Members

NAME REPRESENTATION POSITION

Derek Anderson

Business Sr. Director System Recruitment, Banner Health

Derek Anderson currently serves as the Sr Director of Recruitment at Banner Health.   He has been in his current role for 2 years, and possesses over 12 years of Human Resources Leadership Experience throughout his career.  Prior to working at Banner, Derek spent 10 years with Target Corporation, most recently as an HR Director.  He is a native to Arizona, and completed his Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Arizona State University.  

 

   

Audrey Bohanan

Business - Health Care

Chief People Officer, Adelante Healthcare

Ms. Bohanan was privileged to join the Workforce Development Board in January of 2015.  She is currently the Chief People Officer Adelante Healthcare a Federally Qualified Community Health Center with 9 Health Centers  serving patients in Maricopa County. In this role she oversees all human resources functions for the organization. Her areas of responsibility include  recruitment , benefits, compensation, employee relations, training and employee development. Mrs. Bohanan received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI and a Masters of Human Resources from Keller Graduate School of Management in Phoenix, AZ. She is a results-oriented Human Resource professional with extensive experience in the Employee Benefits Health Care industry. Prior to joining Adelante Healthcare she held leadership roles at Go Daddy and CIGNA Healthcare. Ms. Bohanan served in a variety of Director level roles from National Accounts, Quality, Customer Advocacy and Employee Benefits. These roles have strengthened her commitment to the health and wellness, recruitment, retention development of the workforce in the community we serve.

Kelley Coats

Business - Large Public Utility Director of Customer Operations, APS

Kelley is the Director of Customer Operations. In this role, she has responsibility for the customer service operations organization, including overseeing the handling of customer inquiries and interactions in the contact center, business offices, email and automated phone system. Coats began her career at APS in 2005 as a Program Manager in the Marketing department taking on roles with increasing responsibilities before moving into Customer Operations in 2012.  Prior to joining APS, Kelley worked at Omaha Public Power District. She currently serves on the board of Waste Not in addition to sitting on the City of Phoenix Business and Workforce Board. Kelley earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Arizona State University.

 

Andres Contreras

Community Based Organization

Vice President, Acquisition and Development, Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc.

Andres L. Contreras currently serves as the Executive Vice President of Social Services & Education and have direct oversight of Migrant and Seasonal Headstart/ EHS, Community Schools, Housing Counseling and Family Empowerment Services. Mr. Contreras possesses over 23 years of community focused non-profit and for profit program experience. He has worked with a variety of entities including schools, businesses, other nonprofit organizations, as well as local, state and federal government. His experience includes extensive involvement in strategic planning and program development in the areas of prevention, workforce develop-ment, elderly services, behavioral health, housing, child & family welfare, immigration ser-vices, emergency assistance, human resource, commercial development and acquisition provid-ing direct services and overall program over sight and leadership. Mr. Contreras has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Human Services Management from the University of Phoenix and Master in Business Administration Degree from the Ken Blanchard School of Business at Grand Canyon University.

Jan Davis Vocational Rehabilitation Assistant Program Manager, AZ Dept. of Economic Security
Dept. of Employment and Rehabilitation

Nick DePorter

Business

Senior Field Organizer, LinkedIn

Nick DePorter’s professional experience includes community relations, business development, strategic planning and higher education leadership. Nick currently works at LinkedIn serving as the Senior Field Organizer on the Policy and Government Relations team. Nick is responsible for partnering with companies, non-profits, education providers and governments to create economic opportunity for every member of the workforce.  Nick is also an elected Councilmember for the Town of Fountain Hills.

Ali Gamero-Hernandez

 Employment Services

Phoenix Area Manager, AZ Dept. of Economic Security
Dept. of Employment and Rehabilitation

Stacie Garlieb

Small Business 

President, Successful Impressions LLC

Stacie Garlieb is the President of Successful Impressions LLC which assists students and working professionals with career search skills and supports businesses with candidate recruitment.  She is a national speaker and author who has presented on various career skills topics at collegiate and community based events. In collaboration with businesses in various fields, she recruits at public and private universities as well as community career fairs.  Over more than twenty five years, she worked in Fortune 500 organizations after earning her BS from ASU.

Dr. Steven Gonzales

Community Colleges

President, GateWay Community College

Dr. Steven R. Gonzales is the eighth President of GateWay Community College, serving approximately 12,000 students annually and a skill center with nearly 1,500 annual student enrollment. The college employs more than 350 faculty and staff members, and is one of the 11 colleges in the Maricopa Community College District.  Dr. Gonzales has nearly 20 years of instructional and administrative experience in higher education. In his role, he continues to teach as well as participate on several community boards. 

Malcolm Green

Business - Manufacturing

Executive Director, Arizona Manufacturing Partnership, Inc.
Associate Director, ASU Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

As Executive Director for Arizona Manufacturing Partnership Malcolm leads statewide efforts to address critical skills shortages and develop the next generation workforce for Arizona’s manufacturers.  He also serves as Associate Director at Arizona State University.  There his focus is championing and expanding advanced manufacturing education and research programs with the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.  Major thrusts include additive manufacturing (3-D printing), robotics and automation.  Malcolm possesses over 35 years’ industry experience in engineering, business development, and executive leadership, most of that time in the aerospace and defense.  Before joining ASU, Malcolm served as Director of Engineering for Honeywell Aerospace.

Travis Hardin, Chair

 Business

Communications Consultant, Wells Fargo

Travis Hardin is a native of Columbia, TN., and a Communications Consultant /Assistant Vice President at Wells Fargo Bank & Co. With more than 15 years of leadership experience, learning and sales development Travis continues to implement and execute initiatives which meet the needs of the community. Travis believes he is best served by not sitting back and counting his blessings but by sharing them. Travis lives in Laveen with his wife Sharkea and their daughter Nia. He received a BA from Aquinas College. Travis was elected to the Board in 2013.

Delbert Hawk

Labor

President, IBEW Local Union 640

Delbert Hawk currently serves as the President of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 640 in addition to being the Chairman and Labor Trustee at the Phoenix Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee.

Delbert began his career as a Union electrician when he joined the Phoenix Electrical Apprenticeship program through I.B.E.W. Local 640. He graduated from the five year apprenticeship program in 2004 to become a Journeyman Wireman.  Soon after, he started working in the field and was quickly appointed as a Foreman, working for multiple contractors on high profile jobs here in Arizona, such as, Intel and APS.  In addition, he also spent two years teaching first and third year students enrolled in the I.B.E.W. Apprenticeship program.

In 2013, he was brought into the Local Union 640 Business Office as a Business Development Representative, and shortly thereafter, elected as the Local Union President in 2014.

Delbert was appointed as the State Political Coordinator for the I.B.E.W. 7th District in 2015, increasing his involvement in political events and activities. Other appointments include serving as a Trustee for the Local 640 Health and Welfare Fund and Pension Fund, plus several other State and Municipal affiliations such as: Arizona Town Hall, Alliance for Construction, Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce and Arizona Technology Council, just to name a few.

Delbert stays very active in the community and business sector, promoting the

I.B.E.W. Apprenticeship  program  and educating non-signatory  contractors  and workers about the benefits of becoming a member of the I.B.E.W.

Jeff Holly Labor SMART Local Union 359, Business Manager
Financial Secretary-Treasurer

Michelle Jameson

Veteran Serving Organization
Older Workers
U.S. Vets - Phoenix - Director

Michelle is the Executive Director for U.S.VETS-Phoenix, a national leader in providing housing, employment and other critical services to veterans, in this position, she oversees the agency’s fiscal and program operations.  As a daughter of a Vietnam Veteran, Michelle understands the need and importance to provide a variety of supportive programs for veterans to ensure a successful and supportive integration into civilian life.  Michelle has extensive experience in executive-level management, non-profits and education.  She has served on a numerous boards working in support of homelessness, education, advocacy and employment.

Michelle holds a Master’s Degree in Education and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership, and obtains an Arizona Principal Certification.  In her career she has worked as an Education Division Social Services Manager, a School Administrator where she was responsible for development, design and oversight of multiple school programs. Her other positions held include being a Biology & Physical Science Teacher, an Adult Basic Education Instructor and a Training Facilitator for the Family Literacy Network. Michelle currently is a Board Member on the Phoenix Business and Workforce Development Board and is an active member of the following committees:  Maricopa Continuum of Care Committee, Arizona Coalition to End Homelessness Legislative Advocacy and the Unified Arizona Veterans.  

 

Keila Llanes Small Business Cr. HRA (Generalist) Amazon.com
Jesus Love Adult Basic Education Executive Director, Literacy Volunteers of Maricopa
Cindy Parnell Higher Education Executive Director, Arizona State University, Career Services

Donna Pettigrew

Business

AZ College of Allied Health

Donna Pettigrew is the Community Relations Director for Arizona College, a private postsecondary College, with concentration in education and training in healthcare occupations, including BSN in Nursing.  During Ms. Pettigrew’s 20 year tenure with Arizona College, she has been instrumental in developing in-service training programs, sitting on various boards and committees, and providing outreach to the greater Phoenix metropolitan area community.  Ms. Pettigrew is currently a board member and past President of the Arizona Private School Association in addition to sitting on the City of Phoenix Business and Workforce Board and the Maricopa County Workforce Development Board.

Darrell Rich

Business - Financial Services

Financial Advisor, Waddell & Reed

Darrell is a Financial Advisor with USAA. He has served in various leadership and community positions for more than 20 years. Darrell has been on the PBWD Board since 2009 and has served as Chairman since 2012. He also sits on the board for the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB) and the Governing Board for Candeo School. His focus is on action oriented solutions that drive better results for all the parties involved: business, workforce (both adults and youth) and the City of Phoenix.

 

Alan Ruda

Labor Management Apprenticeship (Mandated Partner)

Field Ironworkers Apprenticeship & Training Program

Alan Ruda completed his apprenticeship in January1989 and became a journeyman ironworker in Local 75 (Arizona). As an accomplished ironworker, he worked for various contractors as a journeyman, foreman, general foreman and field superintendent throughout the United States. From 1998 until 2006, he served as an apprentice instructor and earned the status of certified welding inspector. He became very involved in his local union serving on the Executive and Examining Boards. Alan became Apprenticeship Coordinator for Ironworkers Field Training Program in April 2012.

Beth Salazar

Business

Non-Profit Managment Resource Development

Beth Salazar, Principal, Salazar Resource Development, works with non-profits of all sizes to expand their capacity for resource development through innovative program design and creative financial development.  In her 30 year career with YMCAs throughout the United States she was well known for her ability build strong boards and outstanding staff teams.  She is the treasurer for Planned Giving Round Table of AZ, has served as a volunteer mentor and guest presenter for the Arizona Community Foundation Endowment Building Initiative and currently shares her talents with SARRC, as their Planned Giving Manager.

Lorenzo Sierra

Economic Development

Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Lorenzo Sierra is an award-winning, marketing professional. He is also a member of the Avondale City Council. He is a consultant at Segal, a human resources consulting firm. Lorenzo is a dedicated community servant who sits on several boards, including:

*The Maricopa Association of Governments Economic Development Committee

*The Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

*WESTMARC

Lorenzo was named one of the 10 most influential minorities by the Phoenix Business Journal. He also made the Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 list. Lorenzo is a graduate of Arizona State University.

Karen Stafford

Business

Mountain States Employers Council

Karen joined the Employers Council in 2004. A graduate of the University of Hawaii, Karen holds a Master’s degree in Human Resource Management and is a certified instructor in several leadership, human resources, and teambuilding training courses.  Karen has also served on faculty with a local university in the areas of employment law, human resources and management studies. She also presents regularly at local, statewide and national conferences.  With over twenty five years of human resources experience, Karen has served in senior management and HR consulting positions in a variety of business settings.  From non-profit agencies and small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations, Karen’s expertise spans the industries of property casualty insurance, family entertainment, health care, and banking. 

Karen has counseled, educated and trained hundreds of MSEC members and other HR professionals on the topics of supervision, leadership development, collaboration and teambuilding, human resources strategy, social media, performance management, and employment law.

Neely Tubati

Business - Information Technology

 Founder, Culture Connective

Neely Tubati-Alexander is the Founder of Culture Connective, providing HR Consulting to startups and growing businesses.  Neely brings 11+ years of human resources and operations experience in organizations of all sizes, including Fortune 500 and start up environments, predominantly supporting sales and marketing ventures.  She holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification and has served on the Phoenix Business & Workforce Development Board for two consecutive terms.

 

     

Policies and Reports

Youth Policies
REGIONAL PLAN
STATE PLAN
LOCAL WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PLAN - Draft

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City of Phoenix

 

 

 


About

The Maricopa County Workforce Development Board (MCWDB) was established to assist the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors as the Chief Local Elected Officials in strategic planning, oversight and evaluation of the local workforce development area, as well as to promote effective outcomes consistent with statewide goals, objectives and negotiated local performance.

The MCWDB receives its authority in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), signed into law on July 22, 2014 and is comprised of leaders representing the local area’s geographic and business demographics in private business and in the public sector. 

 

Members

Name Affiliation Title Representation

Chad Haas

Triage Now, Llc.

President & CEO

Business

Dennis Troggio

Achen-Gardner Construction President & CEO Business

Donna Pettigrew*

Arizona College of Allied Health Community Relations Director Business

Frank Armendariz*

ManPower Group Regional Vice President Business

Glenn Bowers

Hazelwoods Enterprise Inc. VP of Retail Operations Business

Jim Godfrey

Jim Godfrey & Associates Llc. Principle Business

Kelsie McClendon

Total Transit Corporate HR Manager

Business

Neal Dauphin

Ruan VP of Integrated Solutions

Business

Nick DePorter*

LinkedIn Senior Field Organizer - Phoenix Business

Robin Schaeffer

Arizona Nurses Association Executive Director Business
Ron Hardin Blood Systems Inc. Senior Director Business

Carlton Brooks

American Culinary Federation Chef's Association of Arizona Current Past President Apprentice Chair Labor & Apprenticeship

Marie Sullivan

AWEE President & CEO Community Based Organization
Reid Graser Job Corps Admissions Project Director Youth Workforce
Shawn Hutchinson IBEW Local 640 President & Business Representative Labor & Apprenticeship
Blair Liddicoat Rio Salado Community College Associate Dean Adult Education & Literacy
Brianna Bendotti Maricopa Corporate College VP of Workforce Solutions Education
Chevera Trillo AZ DES Employment EA District 1 Workforce Administrator

ES Wagner-Peyser Act

Bonnie Thoi Maximus Project Manager Economic & Community Development
Jon Ellerston AZ DES Vocational Rehabilitation Employer Coordinator Vocational Rehabilitation

* Indicates dual membership with City of Phoenix WDB.

 

Meetings

Maricopa County Worforce Development Board Notice Disclosure Statement

Public Comment Request Form

 

Executive Committee & Full Board: 2016 | 2017

Youth Committee: 2016-2017

For more information contact Board Liaison, Nancy Avina.  

 

Policies, Minutes and Reports

WDB Bylaws

Local Plan  

Board Member Application | Nomination Form

 

Executive Committee:

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, September 09, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - Meeting Canceled

Friday, October 07, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, November 17, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes (Location change, please see agenda)

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes (Executive Session held)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday, March 13, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, May 19, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, June 15, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday, June 19, 2017 - Public Notice

2015 Agendas | Minutes

 

 

Full Board:

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - Agenda | No Quorum

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, November 17, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes (Location change, please see agenda)

Wednesday, December 07, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes (Executive Session held)

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Monday, June 19, 2017  - Agenda | PM Forum | Minutes

2015 Agendas | Minutes

 

 

Youth Committee:

Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, March 09, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, September 07, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, November 09, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - Meeting Canceled

Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - Agenda | MInutes

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Meeting Cancelled

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

2015 Agendas | Minutes

 

 

Nominations Committee:

Thursday, January 14, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, February 11, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, March 10, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Friday, April 08, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Thursday, May 05, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes

Wednesday, June 08, 2016 - Agenda| Minutes

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes  

 

 

MCWDB Workgroups:

LWDB Self-Assessment, Thursday, November 03, 2016 - Agenda | Minutes  

One Stop Operator Workgroup, Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

BOS/WDB Agreement Workgroup, Thursday, February 9, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Core Partner MOU's Workgroup, Thursday, February 9, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Bylaws Workgroup, Monday, May 15, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Core Partner MOU Workgroup, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nomination/Membership Workgroup, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

BOS/WDB Agreement Workgroup, Wednesday, May17, 2017 - Agenda| Minutes

BOS/WDB Agreement Workgroup, Wednesday, May 25, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations/Membership Workgroup, Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Nominations/Membership Workgroup, Thursday, June 1, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

BOS/WDB Agreement Workgroup, Monday, June 5, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes 

 

 

Youth Committee Workgroups:

Youth Performance Workgroup, Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

Youth Performance Workgroup, Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Agenda | Minutes

 

**For More Information Contact Nancy Avina, Board Liaison, [email protected], recording of meetings available upon request.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION AND ACCESS: “The public must be allowed to attend and listen to deliberations and proceedings taking place in all public meetings, A.R.S. §38-431.01(A); however, Open Meeting Law does not establish a right for the public to participate in the discussion or in the ultimate decision of the public body.”

“Equal Opportunity Employer/Program.” “Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.” A sign language interpreter, alternative format materials, or infrared assistive listening devices will be made available within 72 hours’ notice. Additional reasonable accommodations will be made available to the extent possible within the time frame of the request. [email protected]: Maricopa County products and services are made available through federal funding provided by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA); serving Employers by aiding job seekers, adults, dislocated workers and youth.

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NEAZIWS

Workforce Development Board

 

The Workforce Development Board’s Strategic Vision for preparing an educated and skilled workforce inclusive of youth and individuals with barriers to employment in order to support the local area economic growth and economic self-sufficiency is to build economic success for business and workers through workforce development partnerships.

The Workforce Development Board Mission Statement is to facilitate business retention and growth by partnering with education, service agencies and the business community to empower individuals with skills that promote self-sufficiency.

 

Current Northeastern Arizona Innovative Workforce Solutions Workforce Development Board Members:

Board Member

Representing

Peggy, Belnap

Higher Education

Berry, Don

Business

Buzan, Malissa

Workforce/Community Services

Byrne, Jeri

Business

Christensen, Becky

Business

Dean, Roxanne

Workforce/Job Corp

Flake, Elizabeth

Higher Education

Hart, Kelly

Wagner Peyser

Huddleston, Curtis

Business

Jackson, Rickey

Adult Education

Joy, Glenn

Workforce

Kakavas, Connie

Business

Martin, Amy

Business

Moore, Gary

Business

North, Steve

Business

Osborn, Deborah

Vocational Rehabilitation

Potts, Cliff

Business

Smith, Ben

Workforce/Union

Sorensen, John

Workforce/Union

Stradling, Von

Business

Williams, Steve

Business/Government

 

NEAZIWS Workforce Development Board is dedicated to demonstrating strong collaborating and leveraging resources to build the workforce necessary to meet industry and occupational demands.  To build a talent pipeline that meets the needs and expectations of business in the coming years.  

 

 

Pinal County - Local Board

 

 


 

About

Mission: 

“To provide an environment for cultivating opportunities by using regional resources and partnerships to enhance the economy in Pinal County.”

Vision:

“The creation of a quality workforce environment that connects jobseekers to employers.”

 

BY-LAWS


Upcoming Meetings

The [email protected] Pinal County Local Workforce Development Board meets at 2 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of every other month. Locations will be identified prior to each meeting. Public meeting notices will be posted here.  


July 27, 2017 - Agenda | Attachements | Minutes


 

 

Below is the schedule for future Board meetings:

September 28, 2017

November 23, 2017

 

 

    

 

 

MEMBERS

Local Workforce Development Board New Member Introduction

Local Workforce Development Board New Member Application


NAME COMPANY/ASSOCIATION REPRESENTING
UDO COOK (Chair) ABBOTT NUTRITION BUSINESS
CAROL DANIEL (Co-Chair)    PINAL COUNTY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION BUSINESS
JACKOB ANDERSEN SAINT HOLDINGS, LLC BUSINESS
CHRIS BANNON BIOSPHERE 2 BUSINESS
MILA BESICH-LIRA MIRACLE EXECUTIVE SERVICES BUSINESS
JACK BEVERIDGE EMPOWERMENT SYSTEMS, INC. BUSINESS 
CURTIS BROWN SUN-TYRE AND WHEEL SPECIALISTS BUSINESS
LINDA GARRET PINNACLE CONSULTING SOLUTIONS, INC.  BUSINESS 
LIZ HARRIS TUCK CAREER HORIZONS BUSINESS
PATRICK JOHNSON DANRICK BUILDERS, LLC BUSINESS 
LYNN PARSONS COOLIDGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BUSINESS
SANDIE SMITH PINAL PARTNERSHIP BUSINESS
VACANT   BUSINESS
VACANT   BUSINESS
SUSAN AGUILAR CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE  EDUCATION AND TRAINING
BOB DUKE CENTRAL ARIZONA COLLEGE EDUCATION AND TRAINING
JEANINE BURKE REHABILITATION SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (DES)  GOVERNMENTAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
LANA CHANDA  GILA RIVER INDIAN COMMUNITY (GRIC) GOVERNMENTAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
TIM KANAVEL PINAL COUNTY GOVERNMENTAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
RICHARD WILKIE CITY OF CASA GRANDE GOVERNMENTAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
CATALINA YBARRA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC SECURITY GOVERNMENTAL AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
CHARLIE ESTRADA UNITED STEELWORKERS, USWA #915 LABOR
EDWARD DUMMITT FRED G. ACOSTA JOB CORPS CENTER WORKFORCE
JOAN MOORE PINAL-GILA COUNCIL FOR SENIOR CITIZENS WORKFORCE
VACANT   WORKFORCE
VACANT   WORKFORCE

 

Past Meetings


Local Workforce Development Board :

Thursday, May 25, 2017- Agenda | Attachements | Minutes

March 23, 2017- Agenda | Attachements | Minutes

January 26, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

September 22, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

August 29, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

July 28, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

May 26, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

March 24, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

February 3, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes


Performance Accountability Committee : 

March 16, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

February 24, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

January 31, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

January 10, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

November 15, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes


Executive Committee Meeting :

March 20, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

March 07, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

June 30, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

May 18, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

November 2, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes


Career Pathways Committee :

March 01, 2017:- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

February 6, 2017- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes

November 3, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes


Strategic Planning Session :

April 21, 2016- Agenda | Attachments | Minutes


 

Content Section: 

Pinal County

No.

Name

Affiliation & Title

1

Marisol Canales

Nicklaus Engineering,

Inc.

Principal/Owner

2

Maria Chavoya

Centpatico Integrated Care

Community Connection

Specialist

3

Shari Frabasilio

TRAX Test Services,

TRAX International

Recruiter/Personnel Assistant

4

Marshall Jones

 

 

Yuma Regional Medical Center

Vice President,

Human Resources

5

Tom Kiley

Hunter Employment Services

President

 

6

Rose Lugo

 

 

Allstate Insurance Company

Regional Claim Leader

7.

Thomas B. Lund

Thomas B. Lund

HDS Yuma Truck Driving School

Admissions

7

Dave McDowell

American Security & Investigative Services, LLC.

President

8

Michael Moyer

 

 

Old Navy
General Manager

9

Geoff Nance

Industrial Warehouse

and Dock Solutions

General Manager

10

Ray Ochoa

Academy Mortgage and

Proprietor of Round Table Pizza

Sr. Loan Officer/Owner

11

Sam Pepper

Sam Pepper Enterprises

C. E. O.

12

Rick Rohrick

Southwest Gas Corporation

District Manager/Yuma District/Southern Arizona

Division

No.

Name

Affiliation & Title

1

Ramona Jean

Corrales

Chicanos Por La Causa

Director

2

Ed Ford

Arizona Public Services Electrical Troubleman

 

3

John “Bud” Johnson

Retired

4

Steve Miller

Arizona Dept. of

Corrections-Yuma

Complex

Capt. Complex Staffing Manager

5

Eulalia Tinoco

 

 

ADES Employment Services

Workforce Administration Supervisor Yuma County and Foreign Labor Certification Coordinator

No.

Name

Affiliation & Title

1

Daniel P. Corr

 

 

Arizona Western College

President

2

Tom Tyree

Yuma County Schools

Superintendent

No.

Name

Affiliation & Title

1.

Magnolia Alonzo

 

 

South Yuma County Adult Education Consortium

Adult Education program Coordinator

2

Julie Engel

Greater Economic Development Corporation

President/CEO

3

Nancy Ngai

Yuma County Department of Development Services

Community Planning Coordinator

4

Judith Teran

ADES – Vocational

Rehabilitation Services

Vocational Rehabilitation

Counselor

5

Jenny Torres

 

 

City of San Luis

Community Developer Director