Board of Directors

The Lane Workforce Partnership Board of Directors is made up of representatives from business, education, economic development, organized labor, community-based organizations, state agencies and local government.

Primary Role of the Board

Convener – Bringing together business, labor, education, and economic development to focus on workforce issues and promote strategic alignment.

Workforce Analyst – Developing, disseminating and assisting with the analysis of current labor market and economic information and trends in industry sectors.

Broker– Bringing together community stakeholders to solve common problems; aligning systems and strategies; forging new relationships between business and education.

Community Voice – Articulating the issues for the needs of a skilled workforce.  Demonstrating and speaking to the effectiveness of training programs.

Capacity Builder / Investor – Enhancing the region’s ability to meet the workforce needs of local employers through the utilization of federal and state funds.

Board By-Laws

Lane Workforce Partnership Board Membership

Jennifer Adams

Secretary Forrest Technical Coatings

Travis Brooke

Cascade Health Solutions

Sabrina Cunliffe

Vocational Rehabilitation Services

Julie Davidson

Oregon Employment Department

Dennis Dover

Sheet Metal Workers International Assoc. #16

Noreen Dunnells

United Way

Todd Edman

Chair Waitrainer

Jacob Fox

Housing & Community Svs. Agency

Justin Freeman

Hummingbird Wholesale

Phil Hohnstein

Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Center

Shondra Holliday

Lane County Medical Society

Lena Kostopulos

Eugene Water & Electric Board

Jon Kubu


Celeste Marshall


Grant Matthews

Lane Community College

Jeffrey McGillivray

UA Local 290 Plumbers & Steamfitters

Angela Peacor

Chair-Elect Oregon Community Credit Union

Stan Pickett

Treasurer Delta Sand and Gravel

Pat Riggs-Henson

Lane County Central Labor Chapter, AFL-CIO, AFSCME

Tony Scurto

Pleasant Hill School District

Lane Workforce Council Membership

Designated Chief Local Elected Officials – Responsible for Workforce Board appointments, local strategic plan, and budget authority.

Garland Burback

City of Cottage Grove

Jesse Dolin

City of Florence

Christine Lundberg

City of Springfield

Chris Pryor

City of Eugene

Pete Sorenson

Lane County Board of Commissioners