Southwestern Workforce Development Board

Gary Shields, Chief Elected Official
Macon County Commissioner

Doris Johnson, Chair
Human Resource Director, Harrah’s Cherokee  Casino Resort
Private Sector
Jackson County

Dennis Myers, Vice Chair
Work Adjustment Coordinator, Industrial Opportunities
Private Sector
Cherokee County

Amanda Allen
Human Resources Administrator, Southwestern Community College (SEANC)
Labor
At Large

Jaclyn Ashe
General Manager, Jacky Jones Ford of Hayesville
Private Sector
Clay County

Gary Ayers
President, Allison Outdoor Advertising
Private Sector
Jackson County

Tom Brownback
NCWorks Career Center Manager, NC Division of Workforce Solutions
Public Employment Service
At Large

Judy Chapman
General Manager, Dnet Internet Services
Private Sector
Macon County

Patsy Davis
Executive Director, Mountain Projects Inc.
Community Based Organization
At Large

Crystal Matthews
Accountant, Foxfire Heating & Cooling 
Private Sector
Macon County

Richard Price
Economic Development Director, Jackson County
Economic Development
At Large

Jamie Rankis
Human Resources Manager, Evergreen Packaging
Labor
Haywood County

Carl Reagan
Unit Manager, NC Department of Health & Human Services
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
At Large

Angie Rogers
Human Resources Manager, Jackson Paper Manufacturing
Private Sector
Jackson County

Mark Teague
Owner, JM Teague Engineering & Planning
Private Sector
Haywood County

Lacy Webster
Administrator, Graham County Health & Rehabilitation Center
Private Sector: Small Business
Graham County

Kay Wolf
College & Career Readiness Director, Southwestern Community College
Adult Education & Literacy
At Large

Paul Worley
Economic & Workforce Development Director, Tri-County Community College
Higher Education
At Large

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Private Sector
Cherokee County

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Private Sector
Swain County