Young Workers Advisory Committee

Young Workers Advisory Committee

Purpose of the Young Workers Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Young Workers Advisory Committee is to provide expertise in young worker policy and to assist the Local Board in:

•  Developing and recommending local young Mainer employment and training policy and practice.
  Broadening the young Mainer employment and training focus in the community to incorporate a young Mainer development perspective.
  Establishing linkages with other organizations serving young workers in the local area.
  Taking into account a range of issues that can have an impact on the success of young Mainers in the labor market.

Committee Members

Robin Doody – Northern Light Health
Denise Black – Healthy Acadia
Kelly Cotiaux – Senator Susan Collin’s Office
Stacey Cyr – Madawaska Adult Education
Joe Fagnant – Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education
Roger Felix – Loring Job Corps
Leah Gulliver – EMDC
Mindy Kane – Penquis CAP
Greg Leavitt – Bangor Adult Education
Liz Nitzel – MDOL Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Jen Peters – Sunrise County Economic Council
Gary Sanfacon – Maine Dept. of Corrections
Lisa Shaw – Maine State Library
Edie Smith – Senator Angus King’s Office
Stan Sluzenski – St. Croix Regional Technical Center
Karen Smith – Brewer Housing Authority

Erin Benson – ACAP
Susan Cerini – EMDC
Sofia Crouse – ACAP
Denise Deschaine – Juvenile Community Corrections Officer
Mikal Federici – EMDC Young Mainer Workforce Academy Graduate
Avery Getchell – EMDC Young Mainer Workforce Academy Graduate
Scott Hatch – Penobscot Job Corps
LeRae Kinney – SAD 1 Adult & Community Education
Danny MacDonald – Eastern Aroostook Adult & Community Education
Chris Rector – Senator Angus King’s Office
Nikki Sawyer – Washington County Community College
Ander Thebaud – RSU 24 Adult Education


Youth Advisory Committee Membership Application

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