Board of Directors

The KentuckianaWorks Board is made up of community leaders appointed by local elected officials in Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties in Kentucky. The Board oversees federal, state and local workforce development funding for the seven-county region and determines strategic goals for the region's workforce development efforts.

Click here for BOD meeting dates and minutes.

Click here for Program Oversight Committee information.

Greg Fischer
Mayor – Louisville Metro Government
Louisville

John Archer
Mayor – Best Buy Geek Squad
Brooks

Rebel Baker-Chreste
Regional Program Manager – Kentucky Career Center
Louisville

Jackie Beard
System Director, Talent Acquisition & Workforce Development – Norton Healthcare
Louisville

David Bizianes
Executive Director – Oldham County Chamber & Economic Development
LaGrange

Caitlin Blair
Communications Director – UFCW Local 227
Louisville

Willie Byrd
Executive Director – Options Unlimited/Coalition for Workforce Diversity
Shepherdsville

Roger Cude
Enterprise Vice President – Humana
Louisville

Steve Cunanan
Chief People Officer – Kindred Healthcare
Louisville

Todd Dunn
President – UAW Local 862
Louisville

Tony Georges, Chair
Human Resources Director – UPS, Air Region
Louisville

Dr. Ty J. Handy
President – Jefferson Community & Technical College
Louisville

Tami Hatfield-Kennedy
Senior Human Resource Associate – Ford Motor Company
Louisville

Michael Hesketh
President – Superb IPC
Shelbyville

Rev. Vincent E. James, Sr.
Pastor – Elim Baptist Church
Louisville

Lisa Kaminski
Vice President, Human Resources – Computershare
Louisville

Jenny Lampton
Regional Program Manager, Vocational Rehabilitation - Kentucky Career Center
Louisville

Kent Oyler
President & CEO – Greater Louisville, Inc.
Louisville

Dr. Marty Pollio
Superintendent – Jefferson County Public Schools
Louisville

Tom Quick
Vice President of Human Resources – GE Appliances
Louisville

Harold Reynolds
IBEW Local 369
Louisville

Sadiqa Reynolds
President & CEO – Louisville Urban League
Louisville

John Snider
Executive Director – Bullitt County Economic Development
Shepherdsville

Jonathan Westbrook
President – East & Westbrook Construction
Buckner

Mary Ellen Wiederwohl
Chief, Louisville Forward - Louisville Metro Government
Louisville


Please note: KentuckianaWorks provides, upon request, reasonable accommodations necessary to afford an individual with a disability an equal opportunity to participate in services, programs and activities. To request reasonable accommodations, please call (502) 574-2500 at least one week prior to the meeting you plan to attend. All meetings will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Greater Louisville Inc., 614 W. Main St. #6000, unless otherwise noted.
 

  • Jan. 24, 2019

  • Feb. 28, 2019

  • April 18, 2019

  • May 23, 2019

  • June 27, 2019

  • Aug. 22, 2019

  • Sept. 26, 2019

  • Nov. 21, 2019

Meeting Minutes

2019:

1/24/19
2/28/19
4/18/19
5/23/19
6/27/19
8/22/19
9/26/19
11/21/19

2018:

1/25/18
2/22/18
3/22/18
4/26/18
5/24/18
6/28/18
8/23/18
9/27/18
11/15/18

2017:

1/26/17
2/23/17
3/23/17
5/25/17
6/22/17
9/28/17
11/16/17



Program Oversight Committee

The Program Oversight Committee is a committee of the KentuckianaWorks Board that reviews workforce programs, contracts, and labor market issues in depth and makes recommendations to the full board. The membership consists of board members, appointed representatives of board members and community representatives.

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Rebel Baker Chreste
Regional Program Manager
Greater Louisville Kentucky Career Center, Dept. of Workforce Development

Valorie Hughes
Senior HR Manager
GE Appliances

Pastor Vincent E. James
Chief of Community Building - Office for Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods
Office of Mayor Greg Fischer

Lisa Kaminski
Vice President, Human Resources
Computershare

Deana Epperly Karem, CHAIR
Vice President, Economic Development
Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI)

Christian “Christy” Ralston
Director Workforce Development
Norton Healthcare

Cindy Read, Staff                                 
Deputy Director
KentuckianaWorks

Sadiqa Reynolds
President and CEO
Louisville Urban League

Patricia Williams
President
Louisville Society of Human Resources Management (LSHRM)

 

Program Oversight Committee meeting dates

Meetings are conducted from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.at KentuckianaWorks, 410 West Chestnut St., Suite 200, Louisville, KY 40202, unless otherwise noted.
 

  • Jan. 18, 2019, NIA Center, 2900 W Broadway, Louisville, KY 40211

  • Feb. 22, 2019

  • April 12, 2019

  • May 17, 2019

  • June 21, 2019

  • Aug. 16, 2019

  • Sept. 20, 2019

  • Nov. 15, 2019

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