Our Commitment is Key

Our Board of Directors charts a path to support our mission and to realize our vision. These committed community members hail from a variety of backgrounds, representing a broad range of the region’s businesses, industries, educational institutions and organizations.

Whether through our business services, community partnerships, youth and young adult programs or data resources, our dedicated staff follows through on the objectives and initiatives determined by our Board.

Our Board of Directors

Dan Roselli

Dan Roselli
Packard Place
Chairman

Toya Allen

Toya Allen
Cornerstone OnDemand
Vice Chairman

Jerome Festa

Jerome Festa
Wells Fargo International Group
Treasurer/Secretary

Karen Brackett-Browning

Karen Brackett-Browning
Charlotte Area Fund

Roger Collins

Roger Collins
Siemens

Akeshia Craven-Howell

Akeshia Craven-Howell
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Karin Davies

Karin Davies
Peak 10

Kati Hynes

Kati Hynes
Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

Kathi McLendon

Kathi McLendon
Central Piedmont Community College

Carol Morris

Carol Morris
Foundation For The Carolinas

Laura Morrow-Fox

Laura Morrow-Fox
Carolinas HealthCare System

Tim Rorie

Tim Rorie
Southern Piedmont Central Labor Council

Doug Rowe

Doug Rowe
A M King Group

Robin Strayhorn

Robin Strayhorn
PNC Bank

Scott Thrower

Scott Thrower
Southern Piedmont Central Labor Council

 

Welcome to Our New Board of Directors!

  • Clay Andrews – UNC Charlotte
  • Merribeth Butler – NC Business Leadership Network
  • Sean Garrett – United Way of Central Carolinas
  • Veronica Grantham – NC Department of Commerce
  • Chris Jackson – Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
  • Mohammad Jenatian – Greater Charlotte Hospitality & Tourism Alliance
  • Kevin Jenkins – Turner Construction Company
  • Chris Payton – Bank of America
  • Donna Sobotkin – Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
  • 2017 Board of Directors’ Meetings

    Charlotte Works’ board of directors meet from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.
    January 26
    Location: Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont
    5301 Wilkinson Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28208
    Meeting Minutes

    April 20
    Location: Belmont Regional Center
    700 Parkwood Ave., Charlotte, NC 28205

    June 15
    Location: Central Piedmont Community College, Harris Campus
    Building H2, Room 2130
    3210 CPCC Harris Campus Dr., Charlotte, NC 28208

    August 17
    Location: Central Piedmont Community College, Harris Campus
    Building H2, Room 2130
    3210 CPCC Harris Campus Dr., Charlotte, NC 28208

    October 19
    Location: Central Piedmont Community College, Harris Campus
    Building H2, Room 2130
    3210 CPCC Harris Campus Dr., Charlotte, NC 28208

    Our Staff

    Patrick C. Graham

    Patrick C. Graham
    President/CEO

    Danielle Frazier

    Danielle Frazier
    Chief Operating Officer

    Beth Blair

    Beth Blair
    Chief Financial Officer

    Glenna Alcerro

    Glenna Alcerro
    Fiscal Manager

    Sheila Armstrong-Roberts

    Sheila Armstrong-Roberts
    WIOA Compliance Manager

    Alyssa Brown

    Alyssa Brown
    Research & Performance Manager

    Emily Clamp

    Emily Clamp
    Partnership Coordinator

    Alyson Ferko

    Alyson Ferko
    Executive Assistant

    Anna London

    Anna London
    Director of Talent Development

    Katrina Louis

    Katrina Louis
    Communications Manager

    Chris Miller

    Chris Miller
    Business Project Manager

    Felicia Morings

    Felicia Morings
    Master Trainer

    Jermaine Nichols

    Jermaine Nichols
    Program Coordinator

    Erika Shorty

    Erika Shorty
    Business Services Representative – Youth

    Becky Smith

    Becky Smith
    Development Manager

    Debra White

    Debra White
    Community Partnerships Manager

    Venecia White

    Venecia White
    Human Resources Specialist

    Shemia Williams

    Shemia Williams
    Business Project Manager

    Jeremy Wilson

    Jeremy Wilson
    Youth Program Specialist