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.

Documents

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 
Director

Sharlene Senediak
Executive Assistant


Business 

Kim Berry
Director of Administration
Fireline, Inc.

Ralph Blanco
President
ECMSI

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

David Deibel
President
Boardman Steel

Dominic Donofrio
Manager, Business Development
Enertech Electrical, Inc. 

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

John Frankovitch
President
Pier 48 Stevedoring, LLC

RJ Fryan
CEO
Lake Park Tool Machine

Matthew Golladay
President
BrightPet Nutrition Group

Bryan Higgins
Vice-President
Team Office Technologies

Melissa Maiorono
Director, Workforce Development
Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber

Julie Needs
Director
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
Vice-President
Huntington National Bank

Jason Schnabl
Human Resources Leader
American Standard

Arisha Williams
Lead Recruiter, Talent Acquisition Northern Market
Mercy Health


Workforce & Labor

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

Marilyn Montes
Chief Operating Officer
MYCAP

Marcy Patton
Director
Columbiana County Mental Health & Recovery Services

Susie Wickline
Chief Operating Officer
Mahoning and Columbiana Training Association


Education & Training

Willard Adkins
Superintendent
Columbiana County Career & Technical Center

Arthur Daly 
Dean - Youngstown Campus 
Eastern Gateway Community College

John Zehentbauer
Superintendent
Mahoning County Career & Technical Center


Government, Economic, and Community Development

LaMont English
Director
Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority

Brian Eskridge
Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor
Opportunities for Ohioans for Disabilities

James Ford
Paralegal
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
Director
Mahoning County Department of Job & Family Services

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