About

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WHO WE ARE

The MassHire Greater Lowell Workforce Board is one of 16 Workforce Boards throughout Massachusetts, servicing the communities of Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Lowell, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro, Dunstable and Westford. We are charged with overseeing and implementing workforce development initiatives and activities throughout the Workforce Development Area. Board members offer a wide range of skills and experience and include representatives from local businesses, educational Institutions, community-based organizations, labor unions, governmental agencies, economic development bodies, and Chambers of Commerce.

WHAT WE DO

We act as a catalyst to build relationships between employers, job-seekers, training providers, funding resources and general or specifically targeted workforce development programs that promote a skilled and educated workforce, meets the workforce needs of employers, and supports and sustains economic development, business competitiveness, and job creation in Greater Lowell. We do this through collaboration and alignment with partner resources to create and sustain career pathways ensuring our efforts are demand-driven and designed to meet the changing needs of business.

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer a wide range of services to employers, job seekers and youth. Learn more about these services below.

Employer Services
Job Seekers Services
Youth Services

DISCOVER MORE

View a list of our members, browse through the committees that we rely on to give us valuable guidance, and more!

Members
Committees
Governance & Downloads

OUR STAFF

PETER FARKAS

Executive Director

Email Peter
Call Peter 978.805.4736

KATY GENTILE

Program Specialist

Email Katy
Call Katy 978.805.4727

NANCY MCGOVERN

Senior Program Manager

Email Nancy
Call Nancy 978.805.4814

BEATRIZ SIERRA

School-to-Work Coordinator – Connecting Activities

Email Beatriz
Call Beatriz 978.805.4813

CATHY STURTEVANT

Youth Program Manager

Email Cathy
Call Cathy 978.805.4812

Didn’t Find Your Answer?

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