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Local Workforce Development Boards

Contact Information for the 33 Workforce Development Boards in New York State
Local Workforce Development Boards

LWDB Overview

Local Workforce Development Boards
Workforce Development Area Regional Planning Area Director Email Homepage
Albany-Rensselaer-Schenectady Counties Capital Region Brian Williams [email protected] Visit Site
Broome-Tioga Counties Southern Tier Robert C. Murphy

[email protected]

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Cattaraugus-Allegany Counties Western Region Jason Miller [email protected] Visit Site
Cayuga-Cortland Counties Central Region Amy Buggs [email protected] Visit Site
Chautauqua County Western Region Katie Geise [email protected] Visit Site
Chemung-Schuyler-Steuben Counties Southern Tier Phyllis Balliett [email protected] Visit Site
Chenango-Delaware-Otsego Counties Southern Tier Alice Savino [email protected] Visit Site
Clinton-Essex-Franklin-Hamilton Counties North Country Sylvie Nelson [email protected] Visit Site
Columbia-Greene Counties Capital Region Christopher Nardone (Interim Director) [email protected] Visit Site
Dutchess County Mid-Hudson Region Louise McLoughlin [email protected] Visit Site
Erie County Western Region Jacqueline Hall [email protected] Visit Site
Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Counties Mohawk Valley Regina M. Papa [email protected] Visit Site
Genesee-Livingston-Orleans-Wyoming Counties (GLOW) Finger Lakes Jay Lazarony [email protected] Visit Site
Hempstead-City of Long Beach Long Island Eric C. Mallette [email protected] Visit Site
Herkimer-Madison-Oneida Counties Mohawk Valley Alice Savino [email protected] Visit Site
Jefferson-Lewis Counties North Country Cheryl Mayforth [email protected] Visit Site
Monroe County Finger Lakes David Seeley [email protected] Visit Site
New York City New York City Chris Neale [email protected] Visit Site
Niagara County Western Region Bonnie Rice [email protected] Visit Site
Onondaga County Central Region Rosemary Avila [email protected] Visit Site
Ontario-Seneca-Wayne-Yates Counties Finger Lakes Lynn Freid  [email protected] Visit Site
Orange County Mid-Hudson Region Stephen Knob  [email protected] Visit Site
Oswego County Central Region Rachel Pierce [email protected] Visit Site
Oyster Bay-North Hempstead-Glen Cove Long Island Michele Oliva (Acting Director) [email protected] Visit Site
Rockland County Mid-Hudson Region Debra Thomas [email protected] Visit Site
Saratoga-Warren-Washington Counties Capital Region Gretchen Steffan [email protected] Visit Site
St. Lawrence County North Country Pam Lewis [email protected] Visit Site
Suffolk County Long Island Craig Horowitz [email protected] Visit Site
Sullivan County Mid-Hudson Region Laura Quigley [email protected] Visit Site
Tompkins County Southern Tier Christopher Sponn (Acting Director) [email protected] Visit Site
Ulster County Mid-Hudson Region Sharon Williams [email protected] Visit Site
Westchester-Putnam Counties Mid-Hudson Region Thom Kleiner [email protected] Visit Site
Yonkers Mid-Hudson Region Sean McGrail [email protected] Visit Site


Board Member Roster

Contact Information

Workforce Development Area Address
Albany-Rensselaer-Schenectady Counties Brian Williams
Executive Director
175 Central Avenue
3rd Floor, Front
Albany, NY 12206
Broome-Tioga Counties

Robert C. Murphy
Executive Director
Broome-Tioga Workforce NY
Broome Career and Community Service Center
501 Reynolds Road
Johnson City, NY 13790

Cattaraugus-Allegany Counties Jason Miller
Cattaraugus-Allegany WDB Inc.
One Blue Bird Square, Lower Level
Olean, NY 14760
Cayuga-Cortland Counties

Amy Buggs
60 Central Avenue
Room B38
Cortland, NY 13045

Chautauqua County Katie Geise
Chautauqua Works
4 E. 3rd Street
Jamestown, NY 14701
Chemung-Schuyler-Steuben Counties Phyllis Balliett
Executive Director
CSS Workforce New York
23 West Market Street, Suite 201
Corning, NY 14830
Chenango-Delaware-Otsego Counties

Alice J. Savino
209 Elizabeth Street
Utica, NY 13501

Clinton-Essex-Franklin-Hamilton Counties Ms. Sylvie Nelson
North Country Workforce Development Board
194 US Oval
Plattsburgh, NY 12903
Columbia-Greene Counties

Christopher Nardone
Interim Director
Columbia-Greene Workforce NY
440 Route 23
Hudson, NY 12534

Dutchess County Louise McLoughlin
3 Neptune Road A18B
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Erie County Jacqueline Hall
Buffalo and Erie County Workforce Development Board, Inc.
726 Exchange Street, Suite 632
Buffalo, New York 14210
Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie Counties Ms. Regina M. Papa
2620 Riverfront Center
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Genesee-Livingston-Orleans-Wyoming Counties Jay Lazarony
Genesee County Career Center
587 East Main Street
Suite 100
Batavia, NY 14020
Hempstead-City of Long Beach

Eric C. Mallette
Town of Hempstead
Department of Occupational Resources
50 Clinton Street, Suite 400
Hempstead, NY 11550

Herkimer-Madison-Oneida Counties Ms. Alice J. Savino
The Paul Building
209 Elizabeth Street, 2nd Floor
Utica, NY 13501
Jefferson-Lewis Counties Ms. Cheryl Mayforth
Jefferson Co. Department of Employment and Training 
1000 Coffeen Street
Watertown, NY 13601
Monroe County David Seeley
Executive Director
Monroe Local Workforce Development Board
100 College Ave., Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14607
New York City Chris Neale, Director
NYC Mayor's Office of Workforce Development
253 Broadway - 8th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Niagara County Bonnie Rice
1001 Eleventh Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Onondaga County Rosemary Avila
960 James Street
Lower Level
Syracuse, NY 13203
Ontario-Seneca-Wayne-Yates Counties

Lynn Freid
Executive Director
Finger lakes Workforce Development Board
41 Lewis Street, Suite 104
Geneva, NY 14456

Orange County Stephen Knob
Employment and Training Administration
40 Matthews Street
Suite 301
Goshen, NY 10924
Oswego County Rachel Pierce
Executive Director
Oswego County Local Workforce Development Board
200 N 2nd Street
Fulton, NY 13069
Oyster Bay-North Hempstead-Glen Cove

Michele Oliva
Acting LWDB Director
Town of Oyster Bay
977 Hicksville Road
Massapequa, NY 11758

Rockland County Ms. Debra Thomas
C/O RTC Institute
14 Liberty Square Mall
Stony Point, NY 10980
Saratoga-Warren-Washington Counties Gretchen Steffan
Executive Director
Saratoga-Warren-Washington Local Workforce Development Board
333 Glen Street, Room 200-B
Glens Falls, NY 12801
St. Lawrence County

Pam Lewis 
Executive Director 
St. Lawrence Local Workforce Development Board
80 State Highway 310, Suite 8
Canton, NY 13617  

Suffolk County

Craig Horowitz
Executive Director
Suffolk County Local Workforce Development Board
725 Veterans Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Sullivan County Ms. Laura Quigley
Sullivan County Center for Workforce Development
100 North Street
P.O. Box 5012
Monticello, NY 12701
Tompkins County

Christopher Sponn
Acting LWDB Director
Tompkins County Workforce Development Board
119 E. Seneca St.
Suite 200
Ithaca, NY 14850

Ulster County Sharon Williams
Ulster County Office of Employment and Training and Workforce Development Board
535 Boices Lane
Kingston, NY 12401
Westchester-Putnam Counties Thom Kleiner
Executive Director
Westchester-Putnam Local Workforce Development Board
120 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605

Sean McGrail
Executive Director
Yonkers Workforce Development Board
28 Wells Avenue
Bldg. 3, 4th Floor
Yonkers, NY 10701