Board And Instructors

New Century Careers Board of Directors


Greg Chambers, Director of Corporate Compliance
Oberg Industries, Inc.


Carol Wooten, Ed. D., Faculty Fellow, Urban Education
University of Pittsburgh

John Dransart, Controller
Penn State Tool & Die Corporation

Afshan R. Khan, Portfolio Executive – Hardware Sector
Innovation Works, Inc.

Terri Campbell, Senior Business Advisor
Catalyst Connection

Chris Merlin, Americas Sales Director, Factory Applications

Sandy Madden, Senior Director of Data, Reporting, and Compliance
Propel Schools

Patrick Jardini, President
American Gas Lamp Works

Aaron Reighard, Marketing Manager
Formerly with West Penn Wire, a division of Belden Inc.

Charles Hancock, Operations Manager
Allegheny Machine Tool Systems, Inc.

Janet Ward, Executive Director
Westmoreland-Fayette Workforce Investment Board

Brett Fulesday, CVA, CFE
Senior Manager, Valuations and Litigation Support Services
Cohen and Co.

MANUFACTURING 2000 Instructors

  • Joe Abraham (Quick Train)
  • John Alexander
  • Jim Baum
  • Robert Dorko
  • Derek Hirko
  • Stan Kulczyski
  • Larry Hayhurst (CNC)
  • Ken Pedder
  • Bruce Thompson
  • Paul Urban

NTMA Apprenticeship Instructors

  • Mike Mills
  • Odell Butler
  • Lou Pavsek
  • Michael Chartrand
  • Leo Wozniak