About Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium

The Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium is a governmental organization formed under Michigan Public Act 7. Since its inception in 1974, it has evolved into a multi-purpose unit, offering services including employment services, job training, and related economic development activities and services. Funding is provided by the State of Michigan, various federal grants and other sources as appropriate.

Planning, coordination and management are provided by an administrative staff in conjunction with an Administrative Board, a Workforce Development Board, and advised by a Career & Education Advisory Council. Adult programs and services are delivered through eight local county Michigan Works! offices, covering Alcona, Alpena, Cheboygan, Crawford, Montmorency, Oscoda, Otsego and Presque Isle counties, while a variety of youth programs are provided through educational partners.

A division of Northeast Michigan Consortium, an Equal Opportunity Employer. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. TTY#711 Supported by the State of Michigan.


Publications & Documents

Region 3 Survey Results

Northeast Michigan Consortium Comprehensive 5-Year (2012-2017)

Northeast Michigan Consortium 2015 Organizational Chart

Northeast Michigan Consortium Grievance Procedure (6/1/15)

2015 Executive Summary

Local 13 EO-Harassment Policy (2017)

Administrative Board

Gary Wnuk, Alcona County
Nick Modrzynski, Alpena County
John Wallace, Cheboygan County
Jamie McClain, Crawford County
Stacy Carroll, Montmorency County
Larry Wilson, Oscoda County
Julie Powers, Otsego County
Robert Schell, Presque Isle County

Workforce Development Board

Rina Allen, Weyerhaeuser, Grayling
Janice Platte, Chemical Bank, Gaylord
Erika Comerford
, Carmeuse Lime & Stone, Rogers City
Greg Winter, Omni Metal Craft, Alpena
Eileen Tussey, Fairfield Inn, Gaylord
Keri Sheer, Moran Iron Works, Onaway
John Metts, Springs Window Fashions, Grayling
Sheryl Coyne, Blarney Stone Broadcasting, Grayling
John Diamond, Employment Services, Alpena
Gary Stevens, Amos Mfg, Inc (AMI), Alpena
Deborah Larson, Michigan Education Association, Alpena
Travis Brady, IBEW
Thomas Lutz, Michigan Statewide Carpenters & Millwrights JATF
Lisa Bolen, NEMSCA, Alpena
Dana McGrew, Iosco Regional Educational Service Agency, Tawas City
Laura Percival, Kirtland Community College, Roscommon
Steve Schnell, NEMCOG
Eric Bachman, Michigan Rehabilitation Service, Traverse City
Allen Nash, Veterans Services Division of the Workforce Development Agency, Gaylord
Julie Sproul, Department of Health & Human Services, Cheboygan

Career & Education Advisory Council

Daniel Beltz, Crawford/Oscoda/Ogemaw/Roscommon Intermediate School District
Mark Dombroski,  Industrial Arts Institute, Onaway
Mary Vratanina, COPESD, Indian River
Thomas Lutz
, Michigan Statewide Carpenters & Millwrights JATF
Gretchen Carroll, North Central Michigan College, Petoskey
Sandra Jeannotte, Cheboygan Area Schools
Katy Zenakis-Makowski, Johannesburg-Lewiston Schools
Joyce McCoy, Alpena Public School
Sheryl Coyne, Blarney Stone Broadcasting, Grayling
Deborah Larson, Michigan Education Association
Laura Percival, Kirtland Community College
Dawn Stone, Alpena Community College
Kathy Bodzick, Michigan Rehabilitation Services, Gaylord
Shawn Thornton, Alcona Community Schools
Dana McGrew, Iosco Regional Educational Service Agency
Allen Nash, Veterans Services Division/Workforce Development Agency
Steve Rollins
, Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency
Michelle Wesner, Posen Consolidated Schools
Rob Ricketson, Fairview Area Schools
Rod Fullerton, Onaway Area Schools
Jeff Hutchinson, Tawas Area Schools
Dan O'Connor, Alcona Schools
Mark Berden, Region 7B Michigan Works!
Natasha Allen, Region 7B Michigan Works!

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Michigan Works! Northeast Consortium is a division of Northeast Michigan Consortium, an Equal Opportunity Employer. Supported by the State of Michigan. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request. TTY#711