Workforce Development Directory

Workforce Development Board


Janet Raymond, Board Chair
Senior Vice President, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

Amato, Marc, WIOA Committee Chair
Chief Operating Officer, WALCO

Keri Borba
Director, Employee Learning & Development, AAA Southern New England

Steve Boyle
President, Greater Cranston Chamber of Commerce

Courtney Cannata
Human Resources Manager, Gilbane Building Company

Krista Chappell
Human Resources Manager, Utilidata, Inc.

Kimberly Cordeiro
Human Resources Manager, Alex + Ani

Robert Delaney
Executive Director, Institute for Labor & Studies Research

Dee DeQuattro
Communications Director, Operation Stand Down RI

Alexis Devine
Youth Development Coordinator, Lifespan Corporation

Sorrel Devine
Director of Resident Services, Providence Housing Authority

Lawrence DiBoni
Director of Economic Development, City of Cranston

Joseph DiPina
Chief of Administration, Providence School Department

Sean Dorfman
Vice President, Talent Development, IGT

Monica Dzialo
Workforce Development Supervisor, Office of Rehabilitation Services

Kenneth J. Filarski
Principal and Founder, FILARSKI/Architecture, Planning and Research

Hy Goldman
Sales Manager, Greylawn Food, Inc.

Scott Greco
Chief, Labor & Training Programs, RI Department of Labor and Training

Mark Huang
Director of Economic Development, City of Providence

Jody A. Jencks
Director, Workforce Development, Care New England

Lisa Johnson
Director of Human Resources, Marriott Providence Downtown

Brian Johnson
Director of Human Resources, Carpionato Group, LLC

Rick Laferriere
Manager, Workforce Initiatives, CVS Regional Learning Center

Jeffery Machado
Chief Executive Officer, Goodwill Industries of Rhode Island

Nancy Martin
Manager of Human Resources, Electric Boat, Quonset Point Facility

Joanne McGunagle
Executive Director, Comprehensive Community Action Program

Bernice Morris
Director of Education & Employment Services, Crossroads Rhode Island

Jennifer O’Neal
Center Director, Exeter Job Corps Academy

Karen L. Paolucci
Human Resources Manager, Yushin America, Inc.

Debra Quinn
State Workforce Readiness Director, Society of Human Resource Management

Patrick Quinn
Executive Vice President, NEHCEU District 1199

Hillary Salmons
Executive Director, Providence After School Alliance

Raymond B. Sepe
President, Electro Standards Laboratory, Inc.

Heather Singleton
Senior Vice President, Education Rhode Island Hospitality Education Foundation

Michael Traficante
Director of Governmental Affairs, New England Laborers Union

Darrell Waldron
Executive Director, Rhode Island Indian Council


* Workforce Supervisor


Employment Counselor

Employment Counselor

Employment Counselor

Project Manager

Contact the Workforce Development Department

An asterisk (*) indicates that the person is the main contact for the department. If you cannot find the exact department/person you are looking for, the main City Hall telephone number is (401) 461-1000.