Workforce Council

Mission Statement

To impact the economic vitality and continued success of corporations and small businesses in the greater Houston area by developing a highly skilled talent pool for employers to foster responsiveness to a global workforce in the 21st century.

Workforce Council Members

Co-Chairs: Linda Head & Rebecca Riley (VPI)
Facilitator: Megan Costanza
WebEx Facilitator: Deborah Jurries
Note Taker: Sherry Young


Curriculum & Instruction: Christina Todd
Grants & Resource Development: TBD
Marketing & Communication: Laura Morris/Kristen Steele
Office of Research & Institutional Effectiveness (ORIE): Kent McShan
Student Services - College Readiness: Brian Dooley & Ron Brown

Instruction - Credit

LSC-CyFair, Dean, Manufacturing Jo Fey
LSC-CyFair, Dean, Health Care: Cindy Griffith
LSC-Kingwood, Dean, Cosmetology (linked to credit): Jim Stubbs
LSC-Kingwood, Dean, Technology: TBD
LSC-Montgomery, Dean, Health Care: TBD
LSC-Montgomery, Dean, Emergency Services: Barbara Buchanan
LSC-North Harris, Dean, Manufacturing, HVAC: Dave Mott
LSC-North Harris, Dean, Business & CIT, Aviation, Hospitality: Melissa Gonzalez
LSC-Tomball, Dean, IT & Health Occupations: Cindy Casparis
LSC-University Park: TBD

Instruction - Continuing Education

CE, Dean: Robin Garrett (Roberto Rodriguez)

LSC-CyFair Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: Ruben Howard
Computer Technology: Heather Cannon
Health Science Professions: Jane Hagele
Service Professions: Mike Naglieri
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: Christopher Paulk

LSC-Kingwood Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: Linda Holcomb
Computer Technology: Lisa Hall
Health Science Professions: Kenny McCowen
Service Professions: Susan Ouren
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: None

LSC-Montgomery Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: Marybeth Kardatzke
Computer Technology: Rajiv Malkan
Health Science Professions: Francis Ozor
Service Professions: None
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: None

LSC-North Harris Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: Rami Shafiee
Computer Technology: Kendall Lawrence
Health Science Professions: Patricia Crotwell
Service Professions: Carol O'Connor
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: Dave Mott

LSC-Tomball Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: John Burns
Computer Technology: Lindell Chapman
Health Science Professions: TBD
Service Professions: None
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: Tony Bom

LSC-University Park Faculty

Business Management & Leadership: TBD
Computer Technology: Philip Lee
Health Science Professions: TBD
Service Professions: TBD
Manufacturing & Industrial Professions: TBD

Continuing Education/Corporate College

Business Management & Leadership: Michael Burns
Computer Technology: Michael Burns

Workforce Development Research Resources

Links to job profiles, employment statistics, social and educational characteristics, and more!