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Organizational Leadership

H. Patrick Clancy

President & CEO

Patricia Blumenauer

Chief Operating Officer

Zachariah Hughes

Vice President

Michael Joynes

Vice President
Govt. and Community Relations

Rebecca Ambrose

Director, Training & Apprenticeship

Marcus Hall Headshot

Marcus Hall

Director, Workforce

Tyrone Hampton, Jr. Headshot

Tyrone Hampton, Jr.

Director, Workforce

Adrian Jezierski Headshot

Adrian Jezierski

Director, Information Technology

Linda Li Headshot

Linda Li

Director, Accounting

Jessica Pierre Louis Headshot

Jessica Pierre Louis

Director, Research
and Data

Sharon Robinson Headshot

Sharon Robinson

Director, Contracts

Dawn Thomas Headshot

Dawn Thomas

Director, Communications
and Outreach

Maxwell Amoako

Senior Manager of
Financial Reporting

Sarah M. Getz Headshot

Sarah M. Getz

Manager of Contracts

Elizabeth Hammond-Kyerematen Headshot

Elizabeth Hammond-Kyerematen

Manager of Accounting

Dawn Henry Headshot

Dawn Henry

Senior Manager,
Accounts Payable

Alonzo Jones Headshot

Alonzo Jones

Digital Communications Manager

Gloria Oh Headshot

Gloria Oh

Manager, Research
and Analysis

Ashlee Phillips Headshot

Ashlee Phillips

Manager of Workforce Partnerships

Fred Randall Headshot

Fred Randall

Senior Manager, Data Systems & Quality

Lisbeth Rivera Headshot

Lisbeth Rivera

Manager of Contracts

Leah Schare

Manager of Training
and Upskilling

Kaila Shannon Headshot

Kaila Shannon

Manager of Apprenticeships

Timothy Smith Headshot

Timothy Smith

Manager of Employment Services

Board Meeting Information

The board meetings at Philadelphia Works are open to the public. If you would like to attend in person, we ask that you RSVP in advance. To RSVP for an upcoming Philadelphia Works board meeting, email [email protected]

Meetings are held at the Philadelphia Works, Inc. office located at 1617 JFK Boulevard, 13th floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (unless otherwise noted).

To learn more about our work, you may also download Board Meeting Briefing Books which include workforce system performance and strategy documents, board meeting minutes and committee reports.

March 2024 Board Briefing Book

December 2023 Board Briefing Book

September 2023 Board Briefing Book

June 2023 Board Briefing Book

For any legacy Philadelphia Works briefing books, meeting agendas, meeting minutes, etc., please contact Dawn Thomas at [email protected] or John Daly at [email protected].

Upcoming Meetings

Executive Committee Meeting – Wednesday, June 12, 2025
3 – 4PM

Quarterly Board of Directors Meeting – Thursday, June 20, 2024
10AM – 12PM

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Board Officers

Daniel K. Fitzpatrick

President, Citizens
Bank of PA/NJ/DE

Steven Scott Bradley

Principal, OneDigital-Senior Client Executive

Patrick J. Eiding

Secretary-Treasurer, Philadelphia Building Trades

April Walker

Senior Vice President, Customer Success, Salesforce

Note: The Board of Directors for Philadelphia Works is appointed by the mayor of Philadelphia.

Board Members

**Indicates Executive Committee Members

Michelle Armstrong

Executive Director, Office of Career & Technical Education, School District of Philadelphia

William Bowie
President & CEO, Empower Construction, LLC

Shari Brightful

Acting District Administrator, Philadelphia County, PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

Haniyyah Sharpe-Brown

Market Development Lead, Philadelphia & Pittsburgh at Accenture

**Manny Citron

Chief of Staff, Mayor’s Office of Labor

David Crossed

Independent Business Consultant

Brigitte F. Daniel Esq.

Executive Vice President, Wilco Electronic Systems Inc.

Donald Generals

President, Community College of Philadelphia

Ed Grose

Executive Director, Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association

Anuj Gupta

President & CEO, The Welcoming Center

Stephanie Kosta

Vice President, Freedom Region Comcast

Edward Krawczyk

Administrator, Int’l Association of Heat & Frost Insulators & Allied Workers JAC

Tonya Ladipo

CEO, The Ladipo Group

John Lasky

Chief Human Resources Officer, Office of Workforce Development, Temple University Health System

**Richard Lazer

Executive Director, Philadelphia Parking Authority

Douglas I. Oliver

Vice President Of Government & External Affairs, PECO – An Exelon Company

Kimmel Proctor

Chief Executive Officer, Beyond Literacy

Susan Schonfeld

Executive Director, Community Integrated Services

Jasmine Sessoms

Chief Engagement Officer, Community College of Philadelphia

Sarah Steltz

Vice President, Economic Competitiveness, The Chamber Of Commerce For Greater Philadelphia

Marybeth Ferguson Williams 

Regional Director of Field Operations, Bureau of Workforce Partnership and Operations (BWPO), Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry

Christina Wong

Director/Producer, Comcast Campus Content, Comcast Technology Center

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