Leadership Team

James Church, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Questar III BOCES

Joseph P. Dragone, Ph.D., Senior Executive Officer, Capital Region BOCES

Karen Fox, Director of Education Initiatives, Capital Region Chamber

Matt Grattan, Workforce Development Manager, Plug Power

Mary Gribulis, Director of Digital Content, WMHT

Jill Lansing, Assistant Vice Chancellor & Director for Education Pipeline Initiatives, SUNY/State University of New York

Kelly Masline, Director of Educational Support Services, Capital Region BOCES

Tara McCaughey, Education & Workforce Development, GLOBALFOUNDRIES

Amber Mooney, Director, Workforce Development, The Business Council of New York State

Laurie Poltynski, Director of Community and Customer Management, National Grid

Crickett Thomas-O’Dell, Regional Director-Capital Region, Workforce Development Institute (WDI)

Amanda Vitullo, Director of Economic Development Services, Center for Economic Growth

Kim Wegner, Lead Coordinator for Innovative Programs, WSWHE BOCES

Brian J. Williams, Commissioner, Rensselaer County Department of Employment & Training

Michelle O. Zihal, Director of Corporate Communications, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals