Business to Business
Chair: Sean Hassan, The Doctor Center
Assistant Chair: Sandra Lief, FairchildHR
Meets on the second Wednesday of the month at 11:00AM. Responsible for all programs, community participation, networking events, annual employee recognition banquet and awards.
Sponsored Activities: General Meetings, Golf Tournament, Excellence Awards, Socials, Summit, Symposium
Environmental, Health & Safety
Joey Duncan, Pond & Company
Leesa Gerald, LG2 Environmental Solutions and Roland Hernandez, Jaxon Industrial Services
Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 12:00PM. Proactive in identifying environmental and safety issues, with emphasis on legislative and regulatory issues.
Sponsored Activities: Meetings and Workshops, Professional Progress Leadership Program
Jim Bush, Florida Power & Light
Blair Wygle, Proforma Northpoint
Meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 12:00PM. Promotes and monitors local and state legislative issues affecting manufacturers, maintains a continued dialogue with elected officials, active in cooperative efforts with other state and national organizations.
Sponsored Activities: Advocacy Trips, Endorsements, Meetings with local speakers
Chair: Wanda Fort, AFLAC
Matt Montoya, BKS Partners LLC
Meets on the third Monday of the month at 11:30AM. Responsible for the retention and recruitment of members, development of services, assimilation of members into the organization to maximize the benefits of membership
Sponsored Activities: Member to Member Business, Liaison Program Year Round, Annual Membership Drive, New Member Orientations
Co-Chair: Roben Faircloth, CareerSource Northeast Florida
Co-Chair: Ernie Aglugub, BAE Systems Jacksonville Ship Repair
Co-Assistant Chair: Pauline Sevigny, Grace Aerospace
Co-Assistant Chair: Larry Kates, Progressive Power Products
Meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 8:00AM. Focuses on Human Resources component of manufacturing and combating common issues. Conducts the annual wage and benefit survey. Responsible for developing educational programs and working with local institutions to improve the skill level of students to prepare them for manufacturing jobs.
Sponsored Activities: Career Fairs, Leadership Academy, Manufacturing Month