Workforce Development Board Member Information

2024 Workforce Development Board Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, January 16, 2024

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Tuesday, July 16, 2024

Tuesday, October 15, 2024

**Unless otherwise noted, the meetings will be held at the Best Western Plus Dutch Haus Inn & Suites beginning at 8:00 am.


Member Responsibilities and Duties

Accepted Bylaws

WDB Policy 1 - Virtual Meetings

WDB Acronym List

Area 17 Structure Chart

Members Roster

Board Staff

Mary Ann Kochalko 

Sharlene Senediak
Executive Assistant


Kim Berry
Director of Administration
Fireline, Inc.

Ralph Blanco

Tyler Chaboudy
1Coat Industrial Coatings

Deann Davis (WDB Chair)
Human Resource Director
PHD Manufacturing, Inc.

Joe Fiumara
Insurance Sales Executive-Senior
Huntington Insurance, Inc.

John Frankovitch
Pier 48 Stevedoring, LLC

RJ Fryan
Lake Park Tool Machine

Matthew Golladay
BrightPet Nutrition Group

Bryan Higgins
Team Office Technologies

Brenda Linert
Director of Government Affairs and Community
Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber

Julie Needs
SOD Center, Inc.

Mark A. Nicastro  (WDB Vice-Chair)
Senior Vice-President - Director of Human Resources
Farmers National Bank of Canfield

Meribeth Noble
Vice-President of Human Resources
Compco Industries

Julie Rupert
Business Relationship Manager and Assistant
Huntington National Bank

Jason Schnabl
Human Resources Leader
American Standard

Marion Sweely
Chief Financial Officer
Enertech Electrical, Inc.

Randy Swogger
National Account Coordinator
SERVPRO Team Dobson

Arisha Williams
Lead Recruiter, Talent Acquisition Northern Market
Mercy Health

Workforce & Labor

Tom Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Community Action Agency of Columbiana County

Joseph F. Caruso
President and CEO
Compass Family & Community Services

Ed Emerick
Training Director
Youngstown Area Electrical JATC

Cody Hilliard
Business Manager
IBEW Local 64

Marty Loney
Business Manager
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 396

Marcy Patton
Columbiana County Mental Health & Recovery Services

Susie Wickline
Chief Operating Officer
Mahoning and Columbiana Training Association

Education & Training

Jeremy Corbisello
Columbiana County Career & Technical Center

Arthur Daly 
Dean - Youngstown Campus 
Eastern Gateway Community College

John Zehentbauer
Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

Government, Economic, and Community Development

LaMont English
Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority

Brian Eskridge
Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor
Opportunities for Ohioans for Disabilities

James Ford
Community Legal Aid Services

Rachel Ketterman
Interim Director
Columbiana County Department of Job & Family Services

William Moore
Program Delivery Supervisor
Ohio Department of Job & Family Services

Audrey Morales
Mahoning County Department of Job & Family Services

Mark Ragozine (WDB Secretary)
Economic Development Planner
Eastgate Regional Council of Governments