Workforce Investment Board


The Montgomery County Workforce Investment Board purpose is to drive strategic alliances that advance the regions workforce initiatives and ultimately the regions economic vitality.

Role and Function

The role of the Workforce Investment Board (WIB) is to convene workforce development efforts, catalyze the development of a comprehensive workforce strategy, advise elected officials on workforce policy, and review and concur in the development and execution of the workforce development plan.

Board Strategy


The WIB shall be composed of no more than thirty (30) appointed members, of which the majority shall be representative of businesses from the local area. The balance of the board shall include representatives from local education entities, government officials, labor organizations, economic development, and community-based organizations.

Business members shall be nominated by local business organizations and appointed by the Montgomery County Commissioners. Non-business members may be nominated by interested parties and appointed by the Montgomery County Commissioners.

Terms of appointment are for two (2) years

Name & Title Business
Maher, Tom., President and CEO Manpower
Bullard, Gayle, Director Montgomery County Dept. of Job & Family Services
Collins, Erik, Director of Economic Dev. Montgomery County
DePalma, Frank, Superintendent Montgomery County Educational Service Center
Dosser, Larry, President & CEO Mound Laser & Photonics Center
Erbaugh, Angelia, Director Dayton  Region Manufacturers Association
Haas, Richard, President Grandview Medical Center (Kettering Health Network)
Hoagland, Jeff, President Dayton Development Coalition
Hummel, George H., CEO Global Certifications - USA
Johnson, Steve, President Sinclair Community College
Katampe, Abraham, President Iya Technologies
Lieberman, Deborah, Commissioner Montgomery County
Lovelace, Dean, Commissioner City of Dayton
Luttrell, Amy, President Goodwill Industries of Miami Valley
Maher, Thomas, President/CEO Manpower of Dayton, Inc.
Moore, Anita J. A. Moore Consulting, LLP
Moore, John, Chair Parity 2000
Moore, Phillip P., President Leward Construction
Morton, Charles, Business Manager Dayton Building & Construction Trade
Parker, Phil, President Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce
Stroud, Robert B., President R.B. Stroud & Associates
Thomasson, Scott, Staff Representative AFSCME Ohio Council 8
Tuss, Joseph, County Administrator Montgomery County
Ungerman, Fred A., Jr., Partner Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, LLP