Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Northeast Tennessee Local Workforce Development Board all services provided and guide the staff in the development of local plans, research and analysis. The Board also oversees the convening of area stakeholders, partners, and employers to ensure that workforce investment activities meet the needs of employers and support economic growth. 

Chair
Jay Richardson
Master Model Craft, Inc.
 
Vice Chair
Gabrielle Buchanan
Cooper Standard
Secretary/Treasurer
Martin Frye
United Healthcare

Board Officers

Committee Chairs

Operations & Planning Committee

Amanda Boyer

AO Smith

Targeted Populations Committee

Brian Wilhoit

Amsee, Ltd.

Board Members

Bob Cantler

Johnson City Chamber of Commerce

Brian Decker

TDLWD

Traci Ellenburg

Ceradyne, Inc./3M

Jeff Fraizer

Eastman

David Hicks

TCAT

Krystal Holder

Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.

David Hutton

Upper East Tennessee Central Labor Council

Tim Jaynes

UETHDA

Connie Marshall

Northeast State Community College

Andrew McKeehan

Carter County Bank

Robert McKinney

Northeast State Community College

James Osborne

J.A. Street and Associates

Kenneth Osborne

TN AFL-CIO

Daronda Patterson

ZF TRW

Robin Pritchard

Snap On Tools

Sandy Ray

TDLWD

Lottie Ryans

First Tennessee Development District

Paul Sajdak

High Country Imaging

Sonya Sanders

Nuclear Fuel Services

Donna Tate

Seaman Corporation

Lynn Tully

TNECD

Jonathan Van Bremen

Tri Cities Electrical JATC

Dennis Vaught

Jacobs Creek Job Corp

Hamlin Wilson

Ballad Health

Henry Wynn

Hackney Furniture