WHO WE ARE

The MassHire Central Region Workforce Board (MCRWB) is a public/private partnership that serves diverse employers and job seekers by developing, coordinating, and implementing job readiness and career enhancement strategies, tactics, programs, and activities. With our partners, we identify and leverage community resources to promote economic robustness in the Central Massachusetts Workforce Development Area (WDA).

The MCRWB serves 38 cities and towns in Central Massachusetts: Worcester, Auburn, Oxford, Webster, West Boylston, Boylston, Shrewsbury Grafton, Millbury, Sutton, Douglas, Uxbridge, Northbridge, Upton, Northborough, Westborough, Milford, Hopedale, Mendon, Millville, Blackstone, Southbridge, Charlton, Sturbridge, Leicester, Spencer, Paxton, Holden, Rutland, Dudley, Oakham, New Braintree, Hardwick, North Brookfield, East Brookfield, Brookfield, West Brookfield, and Warren.

WHAT WE DO

The MCRWB oversees the region’s two Career Centers in Worcester and Southbridge. Together, we draw upon the expertise and networks of civic and business leadership to apply public funds that expand opportunities for and build career skills among regional job seekers and incumbent workers.

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WHOM WE SERVE

We serve employers, job seekers, youth, and community partners (details below).

Employers
Job Seekers
Youth

MEMBER RESOURCES

Meet our members and committees that help guide our work.

Members
Committees
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STAFF

Jeffrey Turgeon

Executive Director

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Bruce Mendelsohn

Resource Development Coordinator

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Arianna Drummy

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Deb Feraco

Program Manager

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Ed Gagne

Director of Youth Services and Adult Literacy Programs

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Mildred Currie

Program Assistant, Worcester Jobs Fund

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