Workforce Development Board

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

Derrick Dyas
HR Manager, Evergreen Packaging
Private Sector
Haywood County

Judy Chapman
General Manager, Dnet Internet
Private Sector
Macon County

Rich Price
Economic Development Director
Economic Development
At Large

Nelson Bates
Owner, B&B Concrete
Private Sector – Small Business
Macon County

Carl Reagan
Unit Manager, NC DVR
Vocational Rehab
At Large

Tom Brownback
NCWorks Career Center Manager, DWS
Public Employment Service
At Large

Jim Pressley
Computer Consultant, NCDOT (SEANC)
Labor
At Large

Doris Johnson, Vice-Chair
HR Director, Harrah’s Cherokee
Private Sector
Jackson County

Lina Krisciokaityte
HR Supervisor, ConMet
Private Sector
Swain County

Patsy Davis
Executive Director, Mountain Projects
CBO
At Large

Greg Nazerian
HR Manager, Snap-on Incorporated
Private Sector – Apprenticeship
Cherokee County

Gary Ayers
President, Allison Outdoor Advertising
Private Sector
Jackson County

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

Kyle Ledford
Director, Haywood Community Learning Center & Administrator, RA-TEC
Adult Education & Literacy
At Large

Jenifer Wood
Executive Director, Haywood County Schools Foundation (HCAE)
Labor
At Large

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

Jessica Wehr
Owner, Wehrloom Honey
Private Sector – Small Business
Graham County

Ashley Hyder
HR Manager, Shaw Industries, Inc.
Private Sector
Macon County