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Board of Directors

Eastern Indiana Works is designated by the Economic Growth Region 6 Chief Elected Officials Executive Council to serve as the Eastern Indiana Workforce Development Board.


  • Paul Barada - Owner, Barada Associates, Inc.

  • Ron Best - Owner, Communications Electronics, Inc.

  • Doug Brenneke - Plant Manager, Belden

  • Dan Borgenheimer - Business Transformation MTD Plant Coach, 3M

  • Joe Henry - Central Indiana Regional Manager, Groups Recover Together, Inc.

  • Rob Keisling - Manager, Community Affairs, Indiana Michigan Power

  • Mindy Kenworthy - President/CEO, East Central Indiana Regional Partnership

  • Craig Kinyon - President/CEO, Reid Hospital

  • Kirk Robbins - President, Magna Machine & Tool Company

  • Rob Weaver - President/Owner/Operator, WPGW Radio

  • Robert Williams - President, Bader Services, Inc.

  • Brad Wilson - Vice President, Wilson Lawson Myers Insurance

  • Shelley York - Manager, Human Resources, Crown Equipment

  • Derek Dodd - Business Representative, Carpenters Local 1016

  • Chris Lamb - Director, New Castle Area Career Center

  • Jack Neal, Jr. - Business Representative, Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 440

  • Kevin Polivick - Executive Director, Interlocal CAP - Head Start

  • Josh Richardson - Chief Operating Officer, IN DWD

  • Andy Bowne - Sr. VP & COO, Ivy Tech Community College

  • Chris Lamb - Director, New Castle Area Career Center

  • Jamen Bales - Area Supervisor, Vocational Rehabilitation

  • Jeff Plasterer - Director, Eastern IN Regional Planning District

  • Josh Richardson - Chief Operating Officer, IN DWD

  • Mike Pavey - Mayor, City of Rushville & Chair, EGR6 CEO Council

 Unless otherwise announced, all meetings will begin at 9:00 am and held at the
New Castle Public Library
376 South 15th Street, New Castle, IN

Full Board Meetings

Executive Board Meetings