Board Membership

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       CareerSource Broward Council   
of Elected Officials
Organization                      Council Position              
John P. "Jack" Seiler
Mayor
City of Fort Lauderdale Chair
Tim Ryan 
Commissioner
Broward County Vice Chair
Josh Levy
Mayor
City of Hollywood Chair Pro Tem

Broward Workforce Development 
Board Officers
Organization           Board Position         
Frank Ortis
Mayor

City of Pembroke Pines

Board Chair

Dr. Lisa Knowles
Associate Professor
St. Thomas University,
School of Business
Vice Chair  


Janet Wincko

V.P. Human Resources, City Furniture
 
City Furniture

Secretary / Treasurer
 
Dr. Ben Chen
Chairman
Chen Moore and Associates Vice-Chair, Legislative Affairs 
 

Dave Svetlick
Business Manager & Financial Secretary
IBEW Local Union #728  Co-chair, Legislative Affairs 

Broward Workforce Development 
Board Members
Organization Board Position
Gina Alexis
President, The Alexis Group
Consultants, Inc.
The Alexis Group Consultants Member
Carlos J. Arboleda
Managing Director, COI Access
COI Access Member
Gary Arenson
Senior Partner
Arenson & Sandhouse P. A. Co-Chair, Audit Committee
(BWDB Chair, 2011-2012)

Josie Bacallao
President/CEO
Hispanic Unity of Broward Member

Bob Birdsong

President/CEO

OK Generators
 

Member
 
Michael Carn
President
MetroBroward Chair, Audit Committee
(BWDB Chair, 2004-2005)

Kristen Cavallini-Soothill
Owner
American Yacht Institute Member
Joseph Cobo
CHBC of Counsel
TriCPS
Chair, Employer
Services Committee

Mildred Coyne
Associate Vice President,
Career and Technical Education

Broward College Member
Dr. Gertudis Perez-Dusek
Team Leader
Pompano Beach Vet Center Member
Paul Farren
CEO
The Energy Store Member
Dr. Abraham Fischler
President
ASF Solutions, Inc. Chair, Youth Council
Brian Hirsch
Area Director

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Member
Frank Horkey
President
Horkey & Associates, P.A.  Chair, Audit Committee
(BWDB Chair, 2015-2016)
 
Kevin Kornahrens 
Vice-President
of Administration
Advanced Roofing  Member 
Francois Leconte
Owner/Chairman
Paramount Broadcasting
Communication, LLC
Member
Pamela Sands
Director, Global Solutions
-Finance & Insurance Vertical
Kelly Services  Member,  (BWDB Chair, 2013-2014)
Cynthia Sheppard
Owner
Precious Kidz Pre-School
and Day Car
e
Member

John Simmons
Apprenticeship Coordinator


IBEW Local Union #728 - JATC 

Member 
Dave Svetlick
Business Manager &
Financial Secretary
IBEW Local Union #728 Co-chair of
Legislative Affairs

Robert Swindell
President / CEO
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Member
Steve Tinsley
Manager, Economic &
Small Business Development
Broward Cty Office of Economic
& Small Business
Member
Enid Valdez
Director
Career, Technical, Adult and
Community Education (CTACE)
Member
Marjorie Walters
Consultant
Arts Office Network, Inc. Participant Representative
Patricia West
Deputy Director
Family Success Centers  Chair, SPPDLAR