Heartland Workforce Solutions
HWS Executive Committee Meeting
Tuesday, April 22, 2014- 8:00
HWS - American Job Center
5752 Ames Ave., Omaha, NE 68104
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Board of Directors

Steve Abolafia
Director Human Resources
Union Pacific

Rodney Anderson
CPA/Managing Shareholder
Masimore Magnuson & Associates PC
Ovell Barbee
VP Human Resources
BC/BS of Nebraska

Marty Bilek
City of Omaha
Chief of Staff
Joe LeGrand
Corporate Recruiting Manager
Cummins Central Power

Kurt Meisinger
CPA - Director
Frankel Zacharia, LLC.

Jean Petsch
Executive Director CEO
ASG-Nebraska Building Chapter

Alan Hale
Executive Director
Othello Meadows
Executive Director
Seventy -Five North Revitalization Corp
Susan Billups-Rabick
Regional Director
Proteus Inc
Jim Hanson, Jr.
InTouch Communications

Mark Ondracek
Business Manager
Steamfitters and Plumbers Local 464
Wendy Boyer
SVP Community Investment and Advocacy
Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce

Bill Owen
AVP Academic Affairs
Metropolitan Community College
Bobby Brumfeild
Leonum LLC

Angela Caldwell
Branch Manager


Brenda Carlisle Commissioner
Sarpy County
Stephanie Mahony
Employment & Training Coordinator
Experience Works
Anita Peterson
VP Regional Training Manager
Bank of the West
Amy Christensen
Director Human Resources
Mutual of Omaha
Paula Hazlewood
Executive Director
Gateway Development Corporation
Mike Price
Vice President
Millard Manufacturing
Toby Churchill
Executive Director
Sarpy County Economic Development Corp
Larry Johnson
Nebraska Trucking Association
Denise Robertson
Director HR Operations
Alegent Creighton Health
Liz Cook
Talent Acquisition Manager
First National Bank
Angela Jones
VP Human Resources
ConAgra Foods
Chris Rodgers
Director of Community & Government Relations
Douglas County
Cuba Dabney
WIA Site Director
American WIA Program

Jesse DePriest
General Manager
Nebraska Engineering Company (NECO)
Ronald Joyce
Unemployment Insurance Adminstrator Benefits
Operations Nebraska Dept of Labor
Bob Schulze
Director Corporate HR
Valmont Industries Inc.
Deb Dinsmoor
Director Human Resources
The Nebraska Medical Center
Gary Kelly
Business Manager
IBEW Local 22
Clifford Scott
Omaha Housing Authority
Deb Dixon
Office Director
Nebraska Vocational Rehabilitation
Denny Knittle
Admissions Counselor
Job Corps/Odle Management Group LLC
Jim Walsh
Recruiting Director
Omaha Truck Center Companies
Ramona Dowding
Director of Adult Education
Metropolitan Community College
Jessica McCorrmick
VP Talent Strategy
NMC Inc.
Thomas Warren
Urban League of Nebraska
Mike Eastman
Regional Manager
Nebraska Dept of Labor
Frank McGree
President Goodwill Industries Inc.
Karen Watson
Interim Executive Director
Nancy Flearl
Omaha District Supervisor
Nebraska Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Terry McMullen
Branch Manager/President TLK Air/Cargo Zone LLC
Rachel Woodring
AP & Corporate Docs Supervisor
Lozier Corporation
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Executive Director - Erin Porterfield
Director of Operations - Shirley Carlson
Finance Associate - Michael Phillips
Office Manager - Donna Knerr

HWS Executive Committee Meeting
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
HWS - American Job Center
5752 Ames Ave., Omaha NE 68104

HWS Board Meeting
Thursday, April 24, 2014
HWS-American Job Center
5752 Ames Ave., Omaha, NE 68104
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A highly trained board of directors is critical to the success of any organization.
New Board Member Orientation Training - Held Annually in the Summer

Focus On The Vision

WIA Annual Report for PY 2012

Other Board Resources:

NE Vocational Rehabilitation Annual Report 2011-12.pdf

Federal Reserve Presentation

Federal Reserve Workforce Development Roundtable Summary

United Way Poverty Presentation

Local Plan and Attachments Read More
Audit Reports and Supporting Documents Read More
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