Board

Meet Our Dedicated Members

Our Workforce Investment Board is comprised of dedicated public and private sector leaders that make strategic decisions to solve our region's critical workforce issues. We make sure that all of our jobseeker and employer workforce services and workforce initiatives bring our taxpayers a high return-on-investment.

Meet our Board

PRIVATE SECTOR

  • Pete Bertolini: General Manager - Martinrea, Jonesville Plant
  • Kelly Daniels: Director of Accounting and Planning - Michigan International Speedway
  • Karen Farr: Senior HR Analyst - Eaton Corporation
  • Don Germann: Branch Manager, Jonesville - County National Bank
  • Steven Hogwood*: Owner - McDonald's
  • Marcus James* (Vice Chair): StableInc, LLC.
  • Allan Marzano: Owner - Almar Consulting, LLC
  • Lynn Matzen* (Chair): Owner - Matrix Systems, LLC
  • Zachary Morris: Talent Acquistion Team - Consumers Energy
  • Teri Ogg: Area Manager - Manpower
  • Diana Parr*: HR Manager - Uniloy Milacron
  • Jim Videto: Videto Vista Farms, Inc (Partner); Lincoln Farms (Manager); The Brokerage Land Co. (Realtor)
  • Leann Wilt*: HR Director - Venchurs Packaging

VETERAN SERVICES/WDA

  • Michael West: Operation Manager, Veterans' Services Division - State of Michigan Workforce Development Agency

EDUCATION

  • Kevin Oxley: Superintendent - Jackson County Intermediate School District
  • Tony Vuckovich: Director of Student Services - Baker College of Jackson

REHABILITATION

  • Brad Heiple: Site Manager - Jackson/Lenawee County, Michigan Department of Rehabilitation Services

ORGANIZED LABOR

  • Mary Halley: UniServ Director - Michigan Education Association - Hillsdale / Lenawee County Association
  • Ruben Marquez: President - United Auto Workers - Southern Area Community Action Program - Region 1-C

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

  • Steven Duke: Executive Director - Region 2 Planning Commission (multi-county)
  • Jim VanDoren: Executive Director - Lenawee Economic Development Corporation

COMMUNITY-BASED ORGANIZATION

  • Mindy Bradish-Orta: President/CEO, Jackson County Chamber of Commerce - Executive Director, Jackson County Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Harold White: Corrections/Community Link

PUBLIC ASSISTANCE AGENCY

  • Linda Albig: Assistant Manager, Lenawee County - Michigan Department of Human Services

SCMW! CONSORTIUM BOARD

  • John Burtka: Hillsdale County
  • Andy Welden: Hillsdale County
  • Julie Alexander: Jackson County
  • Sarah Lightner: Jackson County
  • John Polaczyk: Jackson County
  • Karol "KZ" Bolton (Chair): Lenawee County
  • Cletus Smith: Lenawee County

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