Members & Committees

Leveraging the expertise of CT leaders to build a comprehensive workforce strategy



GWC Category NAME Company Title
Section 01, Governor (1/1) Governor Ned Lamont CT OTG Governor
Section 02, House of Representatives (1/2) Toni Walker, Representative CT General Assembly State Representative
Section 02, Senate (2/2) Herron Gaston CT General Assembly State Senator
Section 03, Business Anthony Medici Medtronic Sr. Director of Operations at our North Haven facility
Section 03, Business Brian Doubles Synchrony President & CEO
Section 03, Business Chris DiPentima CBIA President & CEO
Section 03, Business Cindi Bigelow Bigelow Tea Executive Director
Section 03, Business Erika Smith ReNetX Bio, Inc CEO
Section 03, Business Jeff Auker Infosys Associate Vice President
Section 03, Business Jeffrey Flaks, Dr. Hartford Healthcare CEO
Section 03, Business John Murphy Dr. Nuvance Health CEO
Section 03, Business Joseph R Gianni Bank of America President, Greater Hartford
Section 03, Business Kathleen Silard Stamford Hospital CEO
Section 03, Business Leticia Colon de Mejias Energy Efficiency for All Co-Chair
Section 03, Business Maggie Hulce Indeed Senior Vice President
Section 03, Business Martin Guay Stanley Black & Decker, CEO VP of Business Development
Section 03, Business Melissa Turner Yale New Haven Hospital Chief Human Resource Officer
Section 03, Business Molly Kellogg Hubbard-Hall CEO
Section 03, Business Ray Pineault Mohegan Gaming & Entertainment President & CEO
Section 03, Business Rohan Freeman Freeman Associates CEO
Section 03, Business Shane Eddy Pratt & Whitney President
Section 03, Business Sharon Barr Alexion SVP/CIO
Section 03, Business Shawn Coyne General Dynamics Electric Boat VP of Human Resources
Section 03, Business Steve Sullivan Eversource CEO
Section 03, Business Suresh Muthuswami Tata Consultancy Services Chairman North America
Section 03, Business Wes Alexander Travelers VP of Workforce Solutions
Section 03C, Appointed by Recommendation Mark Argosh SVP Executive Director
Section 04, CT ADS (1/5) Amy Porter CT ADS Commissioner
Section 04, CT DECD (2/5) Dan O'Keefe CT DECD Interim Commissioner
Section 04, CT DOL (3/5) Dante Bartolomeo CT DOL Commissioner
Section 04, CT OWS (4/5) Kelli-Marie Vallieres CT OWS Chief Workforce Officer
Section 04, CT SDE (5/5) Charlene Russell-Tucker CT SDE Commissioner
Section 05 Labor, from Labor Federation (1/4) Shellye Davis AFL-CIO President, Hartford Region
Section 05 Labor, from Labor Federation (2/4) Ed Hawthorne AFL-CIO Incoming President
Section 05 Labor, from Labor Federation (3/4) Keri Hoehne Local 371 UFCW Executive Vice President
Section 05 Labor, from Labor Federation (4/4) Tiana Ocasio Labor - AFL CIO Executive Secretary
Section 06, Labor (1/1) Paul Costello NECA & IBEW Local 90 JATC Apprenticeship Director
Section 07, Expert in Residential Construction Gregory Ugalde T&M Building Co, Inc President & Chief Legal Officer
Section 08, CBO (1/5) Vacant, in process to fill TBD TBD
Section 08, CBO (2/5) Monette Ferguson Dr. Alliance for Community Empowerment Executive Director
Section 08, CBO (3/5) represents CAA section Michelle James CAA of Western CT Executive Director
Section 08, CBO (4/5) Judy Olian Quinnipiac President
Section 08, CBO (5/5) represents philanthropic org section Jay Williams The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving President/CEO
Section 09, Member of CSCU Terrence Cheng CSCU President
Section 09, Member of UCONN Radenka Maric UCONN President
Section 09, Nonprofit Higher Ed (1/1) Peter Salovey Yale University President
Section 10, Rep from Agricultural Science Rebecca Rose Lyman Hall HS Agricultural Science Director
Section 10, Rep from Vo-tech Nikitoula Menounos CTECS Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning
Section 11, Superintendents (1/2) Sal Menzo Goodwin University Superintendent
Section 11, Superintendents (2/2) Leslie Torres-Rodriguez Hartford Public Schools Superintendent
Section 12, CLEO Municipality (1/2) Paul Pernerewski City of Waterbury Mayor
Section 12, CLEO Municipality (1/2) Peter Nystrom City of Norwich Mayor
Section 13, Community Member Shehu Muhamed Sony/Playstation Software Engineer
Section 13, Community Member Tywanda Talley-Rushing Career Resources, Inc Senior Career Manager