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About Us

The Centralina Workforce Development Board and NCWorks Career Centers are committed to partnerships that help our region’s businesses and workers become a competitive force in our global economy. Learn More »

Businesses

How do you find and keep the best talent possible so your business can grow and compete? The NCWorks Business Services Team provides talent management strategies and solutions to meet your specific needs at little to no cost. Learn More »

Career Seekers

No matter your circumstances or background, an NCWorks Career Center can help you maximize your job search, increase your skillset, and obtain meaningful employment. Learn More »

NextGen Services

Youth and Young Adults ages 16-24 are the future of our workforce and our region’s success. Learn about employment, training, and work readiness opportunities available to Centralina youth. »

Regional Initiatives

The Centralina Workforce Development Board invests in initiatives that strengthen our workforce, and support the success of our businesses in the global economy. Learn More »

Resources

Centralina businesses and career seekers can turn to us for the latest workforce development news, resources, and information to stay competitive. Learn More »

Meet Our Board

The Centralina Workforce Development Board develops a forward-thinking plan that integrates workforce, economic development and education initiatives within the region, with a goal of enabling a dynamic workforce that helps our businesses compete in the global economy. Through this plan, we strive to stimulate economic growth, attract new business and facilitate business expansion, create quality jobs, increase the competitive edge of our workers, and ensure Centralina’s training and education systems adequately prepare our workforce with the skills needed by employers.

Centralina Workforce Development Board
2018 – 2019 Members

Board_panico Centralina WDB Chair
Reinaldo Panico Peres, President/CEO
No Borders Consulting Group
Lincoln County
Member since July 2010
board_kristina Centralina WDB Vice-Chair
Kristina Forbes, Vice-President
Southern Piedmont Piping
Anson County
Member since July 2015
Mike Beaver Mike Beaver, President
Beaver Brothers, Inc.
Rowan County
Member since July 2010
Tracie Brunt Tracie Hampton, Vice-Pres. Human Resources
S&D Coffee and Tea
Cabarrus County
Member since July 2014

Fernando Little, Asst. Vice-Presidet-HR Carolinas HealthCare System Cabarrus County Member since Septemeber 2017

Fernando Little, Asst. Vice-President-HR
Atrium Health
Cabarrus County
Member since September 2017
Milton Chicas Milton Chicas, Training & Hiring Manager
Wayne Brothers, Inc.
Cabarrus County
Member since July 2010

monica johnson

Monica Johnson, Facility Personnel Manager
Michelin North America - US11
Stanly County
Member since August 2017
lewis goldsmith

Milford Lewis Goldsmith, Operations Analyst
Novant Health-Rowan Regional Medical Ctr.
Rowan County
Member since July 2016

Suzanne Hearn Suzanne Hearn, Chair
Literacy Council of Union County
Union County
Member since July 2015
Corey Hill

Corey Hill, President
United Auto Workers 3520
Rowan County
Member since February 2016

Lula Jackson Lula Jackson, Director
Anson County Department of Social Services
Anson County
Member since July 2014

Mark Brady

Mark Brady, Financial Planner/Vice-President
Pinnacle Financial Partners
Iredell County
Member since July 2018
danny poplin Danny Poplin, Executive Director of Cirriculcum & Instruction
Stanly County Schools
Stanly County
Member since July 2015

Board Member Jack Sharrett

Jack Sharrett, President
GM Nameplate
Union County
Member since January 2018
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Gisella Aparicio-Busse, HR Director
Husky Rack & Wire
Lincoln County
Member since January 2009

 

John Challis

John Challis, Plant 1 Department Manager
NGK Ceramics USA, Inc.
Iredell County
Member since August 2017
Anthony Simpson Anthony (Tony) Simpson, Center Leader
NCWorks Career Center-Lincoln
Lincoln County
Member since July 2015
Dr. Carol Spalding Dr. Carol S. Spalding, President
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College
Cabarrus County
Member since February 2016
peter xiong Peter Xiong, Apprenticeship Coordinator
Greiner Bio-One of North America
Union County
Member since February 2016
Brenda Speece Brenda Speece, Director of Business Services
Children’s Homes of Iredell County, Inc.
Iredell County
Member since June 2011
Mary Walls Mary Walls, Area Manager
NC Vocational Rehabilitation
Union County
Member since November 1994

 

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Brandon Douglas, Electrical Foreman
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)
Iredell County
Member since October 2017

 

Caroline Goins

Caroline Goins, Executive Director
Anson County Partnership for Children
Anson County
Member since July 2018

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About Us

The Centralina Workforce Development Board and NCWorks Career Centers are committed to partnerships that help our region’s businesses and workers become a competitive force in our global economy. Learn More »

Businesses

How do you find and keep the best talent possible so your business can grow and compete? The NCWorks Business Services Team provides talent management strategies and solutions to meet your specific needs at little to no cost. Learn More »

Career Seekers

No matter your circumstances or background, an NCWorks Career Center can help you maximize your job search, increase your skillset, and obtain meaningful employment. Learn More »

NextGen Services

Youth and Young Adults ages 16-24 are the future of our workforce and our region’s success. Learn about employment, training, and work readiness opportunities available to Centralina youth. »

Regional Initiatives

The Centralina Workforce Development Board invests in initiatives that strengthen our workforce, and support the success of our businesses in the global economy. Learn More »

Resources

Centralina businesses and career seekers can turn to us for the latest workforce development news, resources, and information to stay competitive. Learn More »

Get in touch
with us.

(704) 348-2717

info@centralinaworks.com