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Workforce Development Board

Western Maryland Workforce Development Board Meeting Dates

The meeting dates of the Western Maryland Workforce Development Board are:

* Wednesday, September 25, 2019
* Wednesday, December 11, 2019
* Wednesday, March 18, 2020 CANCELED
* Wednesday, June 11, 2020
* Wednesday, September 9, 2020
* Wednesday, December 9, 2020
* Wednesday, March 10, 2021
* Wednesday, June 9, 2021
* Wednesday, September 8, 2021
* Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Western Maryland Executive Council

  • Jeffrey A. Cline Executive Council President, Washington County Board of County Commissioners
  • Shawn Barncord Workforce Development Board Vice Chair, Business Development Director, ACT Personnel Service, Allegany County
  • Terry L. Baker Executive Council Vice President, Washington County Board of County Commissioners
  • Paul Edwards Garrett County Board of County Commissioners
  • Amos McCoy Workforce Development Board Chair
  • Ken Ward  Program Manager, Garrett County
  • David J. Caporale Allegany County Board of County Commissioners

Western Maryland Local Workforce Development Board

Includes: Washington, Garrett and Allegany County

Representatives of Business

  • Jennifer Hickey, Director of Human Resource Development – Closet Maid
  • Shawn Barncord, Business Development Director – Art Personnel Service
  • Lisa McIndoe, Human Resource Manager – Hunter-Douglas
  • Parika Andreassen, General Manager – Hampton Inn, Frostburg
  • Tom Hendrickson, Director of Human Resources – Rocky Gap
  • Sandi Glessner, Branch Manager – Manpower
  • Dwight Brown, Human Resource Manager – Pinnacle Foods
  • Jason Rappoaport, Owner – Innovative, Inc.
  • Ken Ward, VP of Operations – Garrett Container
  • Michael Smith, Director – Psychiatric Services

Representatives of Workforce

  • Edward Crowe, Training Director – Joint Apprenticeship Training Council
  • Amos McCoy, President and CEO – Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.
  • Stewart Czapski, Executive Director – Allegany Chamber of Commerce
  • Emily Bauer, Assistant Director for Family Investment – Dept. of Social Services
  • Kim Durst, Manager of Business Development – Garrett County Economic Development Department.
  • Charles Hunt, Labor Exchange Manager – Maryland Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation
  • Duane Yoder, President Executive Administrator – Community Art Council

Representatives of Training / Education

  • Kaitlyn Glotfelty, Coordinator of Adult Basic Education & Workforce Development – Adult Education and Literacy Title II
  • Julie Yoder, Dean of Continuing Education and Workforce Development – Garrett College
  • Sharon Plump, Regional Supervisor MSDE – Divison of Rehabilitation Services

Meeting Minutes

Click here for 2016 Meeting Minutes

Click here for 2017 Meeting Minutes

Click here for 2018 Meeting Minutes

Click here for 2019 Meeting Minutes

Click here for 2020 Meeting Minutes


WMC WIOA Strategic Plan (Revised July 23, 2019)

Click here for Western Maryland Consortium Workforce Innovation And Opportunity Act Strategic Plan (Revised July 23, 2019)


WMC Memorandum of Understanding

Click here for Western Maryland Consortium Memorandum of Understanding


WMC Bylaws of the Western Maryland Workforce Development Area Workforce Development Board

Click here for WMC Bylaws of the Western Maryland Workforce Development Area Workforce Development Board