Staff Directory & Board of Directors

Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board Staff

Catherine Awwad, Executive Director
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 426

Michael Hayden, Deputy Director
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 437

Jim Amis, TechHire ITXpress Project Manager
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 441

Gina Beechinor, Cost Accounting Clerk
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 447

Sharon Casey, Contract Monitor
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 433

Cheryl Chasse, Contract & Grant Manager
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 428

Joe Diorio, WCCI Compliance Officer
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 434

Michele Donahue, Staff Accountant
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 429

Amy Fellows, Office Assistant
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 448

Genny Fonseca, Communications & Admin Coordinator/HPOG Coordinator
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 432

Steve Gray, Employment & Training Specialist
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 464

Gary Madison, Disability Resources/Section 3 Coordinator
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 442

Cheryl Olmstead, Subsidized Employment Coordinator
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 459

Angelo Santamaria, TechHire ITXpress Career Navigator
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 465

Ray Sullivan, Manager of Workforce Programs
Phone: (203) 574-6971 ext. 446

Alexander Taddeo, Staff Accountant

 

For our Board of Directors, please click here.

 

 

The Northwest Regional Workforce Investment Board (NRWIB) is the administrative entity that oversees and administers WIOA and CT-DOL funded programs in the Northwest Region Service Delivery Area (SDA). It was established by the Governor to promote effective delivery of job training services throughout the Region that includes the forty-one municipalities.


The forty-one municipalities that make up the Region are:

Barkhamsted

Hartland

Norfolk

Torrington

Bethlehem

Harwinton

North Canaan

Warren

Bethel

Kent

Prospect

Washington

Bridgewater

Litchfield

Redding

Waterbury

Brookfield

Middlebury

Ridgefield

Watertown

Canaan

Morris

Roxbury

Winchester

Cheshire

Newtown

Salisbury

Winsted

Colebrook

New Fairfield

Sharon

Wolcott

Cornwall

New Milford

Sherman

Woodbury

Danbury

New Hartford

Southbury

 

Goshen

Naugatuck

Thomaston