Workforce Development Board – Members


Name: Title: Company/Organization
Monica Bricker Thompson Director of Programs Geauga Growth Partnership, Inc.
Juliana A. Petti Executive Director AWT Foundation
Ned Sherry Vice President-IT Kinetico, Inc.
Christian Klein CEO/Managing Partner Company 119
Anthony Lignetta Director, Proprietary Products Mal-Bal, Inc.
Leslie Smetana HR Manager Geauga Mechanical
Eric Davis Training Director Electrical JATC, Warren
Dawn Farrell Executive Director Geauga Metropolitan Housing Authority
David Favorite Executive Director Geauga County Economic Development
Michelle Bertman Director Catholic Charities Community Services of Geauga County
David Favorite Executive Director Geauga County Economic Development
Lisa Shank HR Director Lake City Plating
Jonathan Forbes HR Director ACMC Healthcare System
David Jenkins Vice President of Operations Welded Tubes, Inc.
Richard L. Jackson Executive Vice President, Operations ASHTA Chemicals, Inc.
John R. Ringer President Wholesale Imprints, Inc.
Tim Volpone President ASHTA Chemicals, Inc.
Kenny Lohr Production Manager Ziegler Heating Company, Inc.
Nicole Deligianis Business Manager Laborers’ Local 245
Judith Barris Executive Director Ashtabula County Community Action Agency
Scott Wludyga Superintendent Ashtabula County Technical and Career Center
Greg Myers Executive Director Growth Partnership for Ashtabula County
David Hyre Operations Manager Smithers-Oasis North America
Elizabeth M. Barry President/CEO Delta Systems, Inc.
Kenny Lohr Production Manager SpringSeal
Joel Domino President Kent Displays
Kelley Hollander HR Manager Viking Forge
Sandy Nelson HR Generalist Automated Packaging Systems, Inc.
Mike DeLuke Staff Representative AFSCME Ohio Council 8
David Shea Executive Director Community Action Council of Portage County, Inc.
Mark Frisone Executive Director Family & Community Services
Brad Ehrhart President Portage Development Board
William Moore Program Delivery Manager Office of Workforce Development/ODJFS
Lynn Hartman Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities
Dr. Susan Stocker Dean & Chief Administrative Officer Kent State University at Ashtabula