State Workforce Board

The State Workforce Board was established by the Maine Legislature to ensure that the State's workforce development system helps Maine people and businesses compete successfully in the global economy. It does this through establishing maximizing utilization and effectiveness, reducing framentation, developing strategic partnerships, coordinating with economic devleopment, education and human resources.

    Upcoming Meetings

    Most Recent Meeting

    For information past meetings and minutes, visit the Meeting Archive


    • Governor Janet T. Mills
    • Anania, Peter; Anania & Associates
    • Ahmadov, Tarlan; Catholic Charities Maine
    • Baldacci, Peter; Penobscot County Commissioner
    • Ballesteros, LuAnn; The Jackson Laboratory
    • Claxton, Ned; State Senator
    • Cooley, Tracey; Job Corps
    • Dorko, Bob; Sappi Paper
    • Fortier, John; State Farm Insurance
    • Fortman, Laura; Commissioner, Department of Labor
    • Fraser, Karen; Bureau of Rehabilitation Services
    • Fullmer, Jen; Boots2Roots
    • Garland, Denise; Maine Department of Economic and Community Development
    • Good, Scott; Crescendo Consulting Group
    • Gorden, Steve; Cumberland County Commissioner
    • Herweh, John; MMG Insurance

    • Hilton, Coleen; Northern Lights Healthcare
    • Langevin, Guy; Dead River Company (Chair)
    • Leavitt, John; Carpenters Local 1996
    • Mason, Jon; Bath Iron Works
    • McKersie, Edward; Pro Search
    • Nimon, Jim; Sanford Regional Economic Growth Council
    • Pelsma, Nate; JMG
    • Pringle, Ashley; Maine & Company
    • Provost, Grant; Iron Worker Local 7
    • Reny, Mary Kate; Reny's
    • Senese, Gail; State Adult Education Director
    • Shedlock, Jason; Maine Building and Construction Trades
    • Sweetser, Greg; Sweetser Orchards
    • Sylvester, Michael; State Representative
    • Watson, Robert; Jotul North America
    • Young, Terry; Puritan Medical Products

    Advisory Members

    • Belyea, Dan; Maine Community College System
    • Fisher, Nina; Maine Department of Transportation
    • Gagne-Holmes, Sara; Maine Department of Health and Human Services
    • Liberty, Randall; Maine Department of Corrections
    • Redonnett, Rosa; University of Maine System