BOARD COMPOSITION

By law, business leaders must constitute a majority of the MassHire Metro North Workforce Board with other members representing education, training, labor and economic development.

Board Minutes:

The Board meets quarterly, and its most recent meeting notes can be found here.

Get Involved:

If you are interested in learning more about joining our Board and supporting workforce development in Metro North, please contact info@MassHireMetroNorth.org

CHAIR

Sandra Smith
Director
Microsoft

VICE CHAIR

Valerie Sutton
Director, Career Services Office
Harvard Graduate School of Education

CLERK

Susan Walsh
Assistant Director for Adult and Family Services
Cambridge Office of Workforce Development

MEMBERS

Rosemary Alexander
Director of DCS Training
Mass. Department of Career Services (DCS)

Lisa Amaya Price
Global Head of Human Resources
Vaccines Business Unit
Takeda

Allen Boyer
Business Manager
Local 151
Laborers’ International Union of  North America

Reed Brockman
Senior Structural Engineer/
Coordiniating Inspection Team Leader
AECOM

Carson Burrington
Sourcing Leader / Talent Acquisition
Technology & Business Solutions
Biogen

Nancy Conti
Assistant Treasurer & Human Resources Manager
Lytron Inc.

Michael Cosgrove
Regional Vice President
WinnResidential

James L. Donovan
Director of Strategic Research and Government Affairs
Teamsters Local Union No. 25

Josh Eichen
Economic Development Planner
Metropolitan Area Planning Council

Debra Jacobson
Administrative Director
MGH Revere HealthCare Center

Karen Sampson Johnson
Area Director
Mass. Rehabilitation Commission

Maria Kefallinou
Director
Cambridge Community Learning Center

Rick Laferriere
Senior Advisor, Workforce Initiatives
CVS Health

Danny LeBlanc
Executive Director
Somerville Community Corporation

Russette Lyons
Head – Community Exploration & Learning Lab (CELL)
Novartis Institues for Biomedical Research, Inc.

Kambiz Maali
Deputy Director of Resident Services
Cambridge Housing Authority

Alice Murillo
Associate Provost, Chelsea Campus
Bunker Hill Community College

Brian Murray
Senior Director, Global Real Estate and Facilities
Akamai

Jennie Peterson
Director of Employment
Encore Boston Harbor

Colin Smith
Senior Talent Acquisition Partner
Aurora Flight Sciences Corporation

Steven R. Sullivan
Director of Workforce Development
Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc – Massachusetts Chapter / Gould Construction Institute

Melissa Weldon
Director of Human Resources
Boston Centerless