Employment, Training & Education Subcommittee


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  • Dhiny Mercedes, CareerSource  **CHAIR
  • Jeff McGinley, Florida Training Services, Inc.
  • Tamara Starks, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office
  • Tyrus McLeod, Prison Fellowship
  • Lisa Bozzone, Court Administration
  • Orie Bullard, The City of Riviera Beach Reentry Center
  • Roderick Huggins, Gulfstream Goodwill
  • Barbara Chieves, Converge and Associates
  • Barbara Gerlock, Juvenile Justice Board
  • Cristy Altaro, Court Administration
  • Crystal Leonard, Palm Beach County School
  • Maggie Witherow, Mathew 25 Ministries
  • Diane Walker, City of Pahokee
  • Julia Datollo, Career Source
  • Jennifer Loyless, Public Defender's Office
  • Marcia Bahia, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office
  • Nicole Bishop, Justice Services, Public Safety
  • Mary McCarty, Team of Hope
  • Mark Williams, ENACCS
  • Marsha Martino, NAMI
  • Gregory Quinn, Catholic Charities Diocese of Palm Beach, Inc.




  1. Develop a sustainability plan for all Countywide Reentry Program Models
  2. Raise awareness about reentry among policy makers, community leaders and the private sector             
  3. Develop a proactive strategy for working with media, employers and other stakeholders
  4. Develop a proactive strategy for responding to negative events involving participants
  5. Prepare agency executives, staff, crime victims and formerly incarcerated people to serve as initiative spokespeople


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