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Broward Workforce Development Board Inc.

CareerSource Broward is governed by a workforce board known as the Broward Workforce Development Board (BWDB) and the CareerSource Broward Council of Elected Officials, which consists of the elected mayors of Fort Lauderdale and City of Hollywood, and a Broward County Commissioner. Representatives from private business, educational institutions, elected officials and community-based organizations create the makeup of the board.

CSBD Council of Elected Officials

Name Title Organization Position
Josh Levy Mayor City of Hollywood Chair
Dean Trantalis Mayor City of Fort Lauderdale Vice Chair
Tim Ryan Commissioner Broward County Board of County Commissioners Chair Pro Tem

Broward Workforce Development Board Officers

Name Title Organization Board Position Term of Service
Dr. Lisa Knowles Associate Professor St. Thomas University School Of Business Chair 7/19 -7/21
Janet Wincko Senior Vice President Human Resources City Furniture Vice-Chair 7/19 -7/21
Gina Alexis President The Alexis Group Consultants Secretary/Treasurer 9/20 - 9/22
Dr. Ben Chen Chairman Chen Moore and Associates Vice-Chair, Legislative Affairs 7/19 -7/21

Broward Workforce Development Board Members

Name Title Organization Board Position Term of Service
Gary Arenson Senior Partner Arenson & Sandhouse P. A. Co-Chair, Audit Committee / (BWDB Chair, 2011-2012) 7/19 -7/21
Josie Bacallao President/CEO Hispanic Unity of Broward Member 7/19 -7/21
Michael Carn President MetroBroward Chair, Audit Committee (BWDB Chair, 2004-2005) 7/19 -7/21
Zac Cassidy Business Manager IBEW Local 728 Member 9/20 - 9/22
Kristen Cavallini-Soothill Owner American Yacht Institute Member 9/20 - 9/22
Dr. Mildred Coyne Senior Vice President of Workforce Education and Innovation. Broward College Member 9/19 – 9/21
Heiko Dobrikow General Manager Riverside Hotel SPPDLAR 9/20 - 9/22
Paul Farren CEO The Energy Store Chair, Employer Services Committee 7/19 -7/21
Cynthia Gaber Area Director Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Member 9/19– 9/21
Frank Horkey President Horkey & Associates Executive, Audit and One-Stop Committee 7/19 -7/21
Kevin Kornahrens Vice President of Administration Advanced Roofing Member 9/20 - 9/22
Francois Leconte Owner/Chairman Paramount Broadcasting Communication LLC. Member 7/19 -7/21
Dawn Liberta Community Development Administrator Department of Children and Families Circuit 17 Member 9/20 - 9/22
Ismael Martinez Director Family Success Member 9/20 - 9/22
Frank Ortis Mayor City of Pembroke Pines Immediate Past Chair 7/19 -7/21
James Payne Curriculum Supervisor Career, Technical, Adult and Community Education (CTACE) Member 10/19-10/21
Dr. Gertrudis Perez-Dusek Counselor Pompano Beach Vets Center One Stop Services & Special Populations Committee 7/19 -7/21
Samuel Robbin President & CEO National Jets Inc. Member 7/19 -7/21
Jim Ryan CEO OutPLEX Member 9/20 - 9/22
Pamela Sands Director, Global Solutions- Finance & Insurance Vertical Kelly Services SPPLDAR Committee 9/20 - 9/22
Richard Shawbell Training Director IBEW Local 728 Member 1/20-1/22
Cynthia Sheppard Owner Precious Kidz Pre-School and Day Care Member 7/19 -7/21
Robert Swindell President / CEO Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance Member 9/20 - 9/22
Dr. Steve Tinsley Manager, Economic &Small Business Development Broward County Office of Economic and Small Business Development Chair-SPPDLAR 7/19 -7/21
Marjorie Walters Consultant Arts Office Network, Inc. Participant Representative 7/19 -7/21