Our Core Values

Each of our core values has been paired with commitment statements developed by Manufacturing Works’ staff.

Excellence

Excellence

I use all the resources at my disposal to fill company needs. I work to achieve shared goals with coworkers and stakeholders. I embrace new and innovative ideas.

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Integrity

Integrity

I focus on making Manufacturing Works' mission come alive through my work in the community. I approach tough conversations with truth and kindness. I take responsibility for my actions and decisions. I do what I say I am going to do.

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Community

Community

I build internal and external relationships that are the foundation of Manufacturing Works' work. I actively engage in community partner initiatives. I respond to the needs of stakeholders through action or connection.

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Leadership

Leadership

I regularly reflect on the work that I do to maintain alignment with mission and values. I respect the expertise of others and will ask and embrace questions to gain clarity. I recognize my strengths and weaknesses and strive for continuous improvement.

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Our Staff

Renee Anderson
Vice President, Finance and Administration
216.920.1964

Tom Birkel
Vice President, Manufacturing Services
216.920.1953

Millie Caraballo
Industrial Development Manager
216.588.1447

Ron Clough
Director, Manufacturing Services
216.920.1968

Zach Cooper
Industrial Development Manager
216.391.5080, ext. 107

Rick Dawson
Manager, Membership Development
216.920.1960

Julie Fehrenbach
Director, Resource Development
216.920.1957

Kim McCarty
Industrial Development Manager
216.588.1446

T.J. McGowan
Senior Manager, Employment Services
216.588.1441

Brittany Moore
Youth Career Readiness Coach
216.920.1966

Ken Patsey
President and Executive Director
216.588.1445

Mari-Elen Sammon
Director, Brand Marketing
216.588.1442

Anne Schaum
Administrative Director
216.920.1962

Brianna Schultz
Vice President, Workforce Development
216.920.1967

Ed Weston
Manufacturing Services
216.920.1965

Jessica Westropp
Senior Manager, Youth Workforce Development
216.588.1444

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LEADERS AND MENTORS FOR NORTHEAST OHIO

We Help Manufacturers in Northeast Ohio Prosper

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