Zach Tomlin, Board Chair

Zach Tomlin – CEO – Tomlin Technology, Inc.

Our Board

Who We Are:

The Carroll County Workforce Development Board (CCWDB) is comprised of representatives and leaders from local area businesses in Carroll County and the Baltimore metro Area in conjunction with the areas’ partners.  The CCWDB’s primary responsibility is to provide guidance, and oversight to the local workforce development system through the Carroll County Business/Employment Resource Center (BERC).

Our Vision:

The mission of the CCWBD, in partnership with the local elected officials in Carroll County, is to provide leadership in strengthening a responsive and effective workforce development system.

Our Mission:

…a county where everyone has the opportunity to maximize his or her career potential and employers have access to the workforce resources they need to grow and prosper.

Board Members

Beaver, Denise
Carroll County Department of Economic Development
Karen Bernard
Maryland Dept. of Social Services (Carroll)
Steven Berry
Carroll Community College
Brady Chapman
Penguin Random House
William Eckles
Carroll County Public Schools
Suzy Dyer-Gear, MAS, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Lutheran Social Ministries of Maryland
Matt Franzén
The Best Western, Westminster
Julie Givens
Maryland Department of Labor
Columbia Workforce Center
Anita Hammond
LifeBridge Health
Mike McHale
IBEW – Local Union 24
Matt LeFaivre
J.R. LeFaivre Construction Company
Sharon Plump
MSDE – Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)
Haresh Raithatha (Vice Chair)
The Strouse Corporation
Brandon Sweitzer, PhD
University of the District of Columbia / University of Maryland Global Campus
Zachary Tomlin (Chair)
Tomlin Technologies, Inc.
Kati Townsley
Carroll Technology & Innovation Council
Bryan Zuber
Stratosphere Social


Click here to obtain a copy of Mid-Maryland Workforce Development Board’s By-Laws.

Workforce Plan

The Mid-Maryland Workforce Investment Board’s Five Year Strategic plan identifies goals and strategies designed to address workforce challenges in Mid-Maryland. Download the plan by clicking here.

Our Partners

coming soon.

Grant Awards

Youth Services Award
Recipient:  Howard Community College
Effective: 9/1/13
Bid Closed


Mid-Maryland One-Stop Operator Procurement

The Mid-Maryland Workforce Development Board is currently accepting bids for a One Stop Operator.  Details on the procurement may be found at:
CLOSED May 7, 2018

Contract awarded to:
Community Workforce Advancements, LLC.
(Effective 9/7/18)