BOARD OF DIRECTORS

CHAIR
Juan Yepez, Chief Executive Officer
Mainstream Global

VICE CHAIR
Ann Marie Borgesi, Senior VP/Chief Administrative & HR Officer
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

TREASURER
Robert Westcott, President
Copilabs

CLERK & NOMINATING CHAIR
Karen Conard, Executive Director
Merrimack Valley Planning Commission

YOUTH COMMITTEE CHAIR
Calvin C. Williams, Director Development
United Way Massachusetts Bay & Merrimack Valley

Edward Bartkiewicz, Manager
Quality Assurance Unit, MassHire Department of Career Services

Joseph J. Bevilacqua, President
Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce

Francisco Brea, Rapid Response Specialist
Massachusetts AFL/CIO

Christian Brennan, Representative
Painters & Allied Trades DC 35

Ron Contrado, Chief Executive Officer
Homisco

Beverly Donovan, President
Haverhill Chamber of Commerce

Evelyn Friedman, Executive Director
Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, Inc.

Dr. Lane A. Glenn, President
Northern Essex Community College

Andrew Herlihy, Director of Community Development
City of Haverhill

Superintendent John Lavoie
Greater Lawrence Technical School

Jeff Linehan, President
DBS Industries

Superintendent Maureen Lynch
Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School

Joselyn Marte, Counselor
Adult Learning Center

Rosa Muñoz, Human Resource Director
MultiGrains Bakeries

Marianne Paley-Nadel, Owner & General Manager
Everett Mills Real Estate

Carol Riemer, HR Director
Magellan Aerospace

Steve Salvo, Director of Human Resource
Anna Jaques Hospital

Fred Shaheen, President
Shaheen Bros., Inc.

Kathryn Sweeney, Area Director
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

Stanley S. Usovicz, Regional Director
Verizon External Affairs

Ellen Weinhold, Program Coordinator
Methuen Housing Authority

Ex Officio Members – Local Elected Officials

Honorable Daniel Rivera
Mayor of Lawrence & Chief Elected Official

Honorable James J. Fiorentini
Mayor of Haverhill

Honorable Kenneth Gray
Mayor of Amesbury

Honorable James Jajuga
Mayor of Methuen

Honorable Donna Holaday
Mayor of Newburyport

YOUTH COMMITTEE MEMBERS

CHAIR
Calvin C. Williams,
Director Development
United Way Massachusetts Bay & Merrimack Valley

Ed Warnshuis, Manager Lawrence
Dropout Prevention Prog. LHS

Beverly Desalvo, Vocational Coordinator
Whittier Reg. Tech. HS

Lisa Remington, Career Pathways Manager
MassHire Merrimack Valley Career Center

Tom Raiche, AFL-CIO Community
Services Liaison, United Way of Mass Bay & MV

Irene Chalek, Executive Director
Ctr. For Adult Ed. Programs, Northern Essex Comm. College

Ellen Weinhold, Program Coordinator
Methuen Housing Authority

April Lyskowsky, Executive Director
YouthBuild Lawrence

Brad Howell, Executive Director
Career Resources, Inc.

Michael Bevilacqua, Asst. VP
MV Chamber of Commerce

David Tagliaferri  
Mass. Dept. of Mental Health

Francisco Brea
Mass AFL-CIO

Sonia Morales, District Manager
DYS Lawrence Re-entry

Elizabeth Bennett, Director of Grants, Community and Workforce Develoment
Greater Lawrence Technical School

Howard Allen
Youth Program Consultant

PLANNING/CAREER CENTER COMMITTEE

Ron Contrado, Chief Executive Officer
Homisco

Carol Riemer, Human Resources Director
Magellan Aerospace

Andrew Herlihy, Director of Community Development
City of Haverhill

Robert Westcott, President
Copilabs

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