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COG Contact Person Governance/By-Laws Document
Name:Workforce Initiative Association
Date Formed:12/27/1999
Purpose:Other: Workforce Development
Service Explanation:Planning and administration of programs and projects designed to provide workforce and economic opportunities and related services for individuals and businesses resulting in a skilled labor force as specified under the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, Public Law 105-220 covering Stark and Tuscarawas Counties
Objective Statement: Assist area businesses in meeting their workforce needs by coordinating the workforce development activities of the numerous employment, education and economic development entities in the region. Play a significant role in supporting the economic prosperity of our communities and their citizens. Operate a One Stop employment and training center in both Stark and Tuscarawas Counties to serve both job seekers and employers.
First Name:Alice
Last Name:Stephens
Address:822 30th Street NW
 File Name
View DocCOG Service Agreement 1999.pdf
Participating Organizations Members Revenue Operating Expenses
Stark County (Commissioners), Tuscarawas County (Commissioners) & the City of Canton (Mayor)
OfficerAlan Longstreth
OfficerDave Wheeler
OfficerDan Sciury
OfficerDarwin Smith
Board MemberAlice Stephens
Board MemberGreg Andrews
Board MemberJulie Barnes
Board MemberTim Beauch
Board MemberTammy Bigler
Board MemberLeslie Callahan
Board MemberJames Dyer
Board MemberHarry Eadon Jr
Board MemberJohn Halkias
Board MemberPara Jones
Board MemberSteven Katz
Board MemberAlison Kerns
Board MemberEd Lee
Board MemberMark Locke
Board MemberChuck Lorenz
Board MemberMarc Manheim
Board MemberDiane Mizer
Board MemberSteve Paquette
Board MemberLisa Peek
Board MemberBruce Rees
Board MemberScott Robinson
Board MemberBob Sanderson
Board MemberJoseph Sekely
Board MemberThomas Stone
Board MemberMike Welsh
Donations: $0.00      Membership Fees: $0.00
Assessments: $0.00      Event Registrations: $0.00
Add-On Fees: $0.00      Percentage of Revenue: $0.00
Matching Funds: $0.00      Grants: $5,487,000.00
Taxes $0.00      Other: $0.00
Personnel: $1,288,355.00      Fringe Benefits: $607,653.00
Travel: $6,352.00      Meetings: $1,839.00
Professional Development: $14,227.00      Rent: $185,863.00
Contract Services: $18,134.00      Printing: $4,171.00
Office Supplies: $9,687.00      Office Equipment: $15,586.00
Postage: $3,378.00      Pro Services: $13,306.00
Insurance: $8,916.00      Dues: $5,556.00
Phone: $12,380.00      Advertising: $69,523.00
Publications/Subscriptions: $2,403.00      Depreciation: $46,250.00
Training/Seminars: $22,084.00      Other: $0.00