Region 5 Workforce Development Board

Jim Mehring
Chief of Staff
JDH Contracting
Business, Hendricks County
WDB Chair

Jeff Williams
Vice President Facility and Operations
Major Hospital
Business, Shelby County
WDB Vice Chair

John M. Batts
Batts, Inc.
Business, Boone County

Ariane Stallard
Account Executive
Ivy Tech Community College
Education
WDB Secretary

Jamie Reed
HR Manager
Ken's Foods, Inc.
Business, Boone County

Lee Wenninger
Owner
Express Employment Professionals
Business, Hamilton County

Chuck Goodrich
President
Gaylor Electric
Business, Hamilton County

Craig Carter
HR Manager
University Loft
Business, Hancock County

Lynn Redd-Kipper
Manager, Human Resources
BWI Group
Business, Hancock County

Patrick Cockrum
CEO
Sycamore Services, Inc.
Business, Hendricks County

Jean Renk
Government & Community Relations
Manager
Duke Energy
Business, Hendricks County

Robert Francis
GM Admin
Mitsubishi CC
Business, Johnson County

Mike Heffner
Owner
Express Employment Professionals
Business, Johnson County

Michelle Hawkins
Human Resource Manager
NSK Precision America, Inc.
Business, Johnson County

Steve Austin
Governmental Affairs
Red Gold, Inc.
Business, Madison County

Rick Moore
VP & General Manager of Racing
Caesars Hoosier Park Racing & Casino
Business, Madison County

John Paugh
CEO, Carter Logistics, LLC
Business, Madison County

Corey Baute
VP of Administrative Services
Franciscan Health
Business, Morgan County

Tonda Capps
HR Manager
TOA (USA), LLC
Business, Morgan County

Jeff Wolfe
Boone County Commissioner
Regional Chief Elected Official

Jon Hooker
IBEW Local 1481
Labor and Apprenticeship

Kathy Clayton
USW Local 1999
Labor

Rob Henderson
Indiana AFL-CIO
Labor

Michelle Davis
Director of Adult Education
Central Nine Career Center
Education

Melissa Graf
Center Director
Atterbury Job Corps Center, Johnson County
Workforce

Ruth Hooker
SCSEP Service Coordinator
Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc.
Workforce

Lora Steele
Program Implementation Director
Hendricks County Economic Development Partnership
Economic Development, Hendricks County

Thomas Hayes
Bureau of Rehabilitation Services
Government

Mike Barnes
Chief Workforce Officer
Department of Workforce Development
Government

William Savage
Board Member
Central Indiana Community Action Program
CSBG Employment and Training Programs
Madison County
Workforce