Workforce Development Board

The Lane Workforce Partnership is a workforce development organization dedicated to assisting employers recruit and retain employees, and to helping individuals find employment and to progress in their careers. Lane Workforce Partnership’s board of directors is comprised of representatives from business, organized labor, education, economic development, community-based organizations, state agencies, and local government.

LWP Board Members

  • Jennifer Adams, Northwest Community Credit Union (CHAIR)
  • Allan Benavides, Eugene Emeralds/Diamond Concessions
  • Travis Brooke, Cascade Health Solutions
  • Julie Davidson, Oregon Employment Department
  • Bettina Hannigan, Florence Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Solomon Harris, CEI Coatings (TREASURER)
  • David Heavirland, Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Phil Hohnstein, Hillside Heights Rehabilitation Center
  • Shondra Holliday, Lane County Medical Society (CHAIR-ELECT)
  • Shaun Hyland, Hyland Construction
  • Katie Jeremiah, Aggregate Resource Industries, Inc.
  • Heidi Larwick, Connected Lane County
  • Scott Littlejohn, Littlejohn Insurance
  • Grant Matthews, Lane Community College
  • Joshua McClaughry, Sheet Metal Workers Local 16
  • Bailey McEuen, Homes for Good
  • Jeffrey McGillivray, UA Local 290 Plumbers & Steamfitters
  • Sarah Means, Obie Companies
  • Miles Pendleton, NAACP
  • Stan Pickett, Delta Sand & Gravel (PAST CHAIR)
  • Holly Powell, Vocational Rehabilitation Services
  • Tony Scurto, Lane ESD
  • Margaret Theisen, Pearl Buck
  • Laura Vinson, Lane County
  • Teri White, PeaceHealth
Board Member Application Board of Directors Job Description Board By-Laws

Lane Workforce Council

The Lane Workforce Council serves as the Chief Local Elected Officials for Lane County, Oregon. The Council is responsible for Workforce Board appointments, local strategic plan, and budget authority.

  • Joe Berney, Commissioner, Lane County Board of Commissioners (CHAIR)
  • Mike Clark, Councilor, City of Eugene
  • Greg Ervin, Councilor, City of Cottage Grove
  • Damien Pitts, Councilor, City of Springfield