Public Sector Board Members

Mark Warne, Vice Chair/Secretary Treasurer

Executive Committee
AFL-CIO Workforce Labor Liaison
Union Rep #1

Amy Gibbs

Executive Committee

WorkSource Oregon,  Employment Department
State Government

Brad Porterfield

Executive Committee
Latino Community Association
Community Based Organization

Roberto Gutierrez
Klamath Community College

Jennifer Newby
Central Oregon Community College

David Burger
UA 290 Steamfitters/Plumbers Training Program
Union Rep #2 - Apprenticeships

Robbie Smith


Union Rep #3

Molly Joubert

WorkSource Oregon/Department of Human Services

Vocational Rehabilitation

Julie Matthews

Klamath Economic Development

Economic Developmet

EC Works is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services, and alternate formats are available to individuals with limited English proficiency free of cost upon request. Support for workforce services in the East Cascades area are primarily funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the U.S. Department of Labor and Oregon’s Higher Education Coordinating Commission.

East Cascades Workforce Investment Board

Pictured left to right: Jennifer Newby, Roberto Gutierrez, Molly Joubert, David Burger, Brad Porterfield, Mark Warne, Robbie Smith, Sam Meier, Wally Corwin, Amy Gibbs, Jim Sanders. 

Private Sector Board Members 

Wally Corwin, Chair

Executive Committee
Jeld-Wen, Replacement Doors, Inc.

Kelly McGarva
McGarva Ranch Lakeview Lockers 
Agriculture/Small Business 

Ellyn Craven
Hydro Flask, Inc.
Outdoor Gear

Heather Tramp

Klamath County Chamber of Commerce

Klamath Counth

Lisa Farquharson

The Dalles Chamber of Commerce

Wasco County

Shawn Armstrong

​Grace Bio-Lab

Manufacturing, Bioscience

Lisa Dobey

St. Charles Health System


Sam Meier

Composite Approach


Jim Sanders

Brightwood Wood Corp. 


Mike Peterson



Gary North

R&H Construction