The Southern Alleghenies Workforce Development Board (SAWDB) is committed to leading initiatives designed to enhance the skills of the workforce in order to meet the needs of the region’s employers to compete in a world economy.

Through the PA CareerLink ® system, the SAWDB uses its collective expertise and resources to support a wide range of programs designed to meet the needs of the jobseeker and employer alike and help prepare the region’s youth for the world of work.

To learn more about the SAWDB, contact the board’s director, Susan Whisler, at (814) 949-6507 or via e-mail at

Ron Aldom Somerset County Chamber
Keith Baker PA CareerLink Huntingdon County
Michele Bonerigo In-Shore Technologies
Julia Brulia Gateway Travel Plaza
Dave Cary Central PA AFSCME Council 83
Sharon Clapper Clapper Industries
Gail Clapper

Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Blair County

Rosalie Danchanko Johnstown Free Medical Clinic
William Findley  ---
Debra Flori Conemaugh Health Systems
Shawn Kaufman Riggs Industries
Brock Krull Manpower, Inc. of Altoona
Robert Kutz AFL-CIO Community Services/Blair
Christine Lysinger

Blair County Assistance Office

Danielle McGrath Corle Building Systems, Inc.
Wendy Melius Center for Community Action
Johanah Miller Recreational Equipment Inc. (REI)
Dave Mrozowski Community Action Partnership for Somerset County
Jesper Nielsen Croyle-Nielsen Therapeutic Association
Steven Nunez Pennsylvania Highlands Community College
Robert Parsons B & B Designed Systems, Inc.
David Redick CVS Health
Cheryl Rose Fulton County Medical Center
Dominic Sgro AFSCME Council 83
Cory Sisto

IFC Services

Sherri Steward NPC, Inc.
Tina Swineford Altoona Area School District
Linda Thompson JARI
Rick Tomlinson Regional Council of Carpenters
Colleen Woodring OVR

SAWDB Documents

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