Board Members

Mission Statement

To deliver an employer-driven public workforce system that provides pathways to meaningful employment, meets the needs of businesses, and strengthens the local economy.

 

Vision Statement

To align with employers, training programs, community partners, and local government to sustain a high quality, integrated public workforce system that is delivered innovatively for the advancement of economic development and quality of life.

 

Board Chair 
Dina Simcox

Name

Expiration Date

Sector

Tammy Beckley                  

October 2022

Representative of Business

Kia McMillan Henry             

September 2023

Representative of Workforce
(Community Based Organization)

Melissa Pennington

September 2022

Representative of Business

Kevin Brooks

June 2021

Representative of Business

Naynesh Mehta              June 2021

Representative of Business

Jennifer Watson

February 2022

Representative of Business

Mark Wilderman             

December 2021

Representative of Business

Isabella Effon

October 2022

 Representative of Business

Jimmy Plater

October 2022 Representative of Business 

 

Dr. J. Lee Brown

December 2021 Representative of Education and Training  
(Higher Education) 

Dr. Mark Sorrells

June 2022

 Representative of Education and Training 
(Higher Education)

Curtis L Brown, Sr. 

 

September 2023

 

Representative of Workforce (Apprenticeship)

 
 John Lowery  N/A  Representative of Education and Training (State Employment Office)
 

Tony McKinnon

August 2022

Representative of Workforce (Labor)

Jennifer Watson

February 2022

Representative of Business

Juanita Hooker

N/A

Representative of Education and Training
(Vocational Rehabilitation)

 

 Diana Potts

November 2023 Representative of Business 

 

Nora Armstrong

August 2022 Representative of Workforce
(Addressing Needs of Young Adults) 

Sherri Turner

February 2022

Representative of Workforce

   

Dina Simcox

February 2022

Representative of Business

Robert Van Geons

September 2020

Representative of Workforce (Economic Development)

 

  

Board Minutes

Contact Us

414 Ray Avenue
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Phone:  910-486-1010

Interim Director: Tracy Jackson
contact_us

Operating Hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Phone: 910-486-1010

For more information
visit the external website www.NCWorks.gov.