May 12, 2008
REGION 5 ETA WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT LETTER 005-08
MEMORANDUM TO: STATE WORKFORCE ADMINISTRATORS
FROM: Byron Zuidema
SUBJECT: Region 5 Staffing Structure
1. Purpose. To inform State Workforce Agencies of updates to the staffing structure of the Regional Office.
2. References. Workforce Development Letter 001-08, Change 1, “Region 5 Staff ing Structure,” January 3, 2008.
3. Links. This Letter is in the Region 5 website archive at: http://www.doleta.gov/regions/reg05/Pages/LibraryIssuances.cfm.
4. Substance. Following is the latest update to the Regional Office staffing structure:
Office of the Regional Administrator (ORA)
Byron Zuidema, Regional Administrator, 312.596.5403
Sandra Wilson, Executive Assistant
Janina Rokiciak, Executive Secretary
Shawaan Caridine, Management Staff Assistant
Division of Financial Management and Administrative Support (DFMAS) Barry Dale, Division Chief, 312.596.5455
Financial Management Unit
Internal Support Unit
Tom Coyne, Supervisor, 312.596.5435
Office of State Systems (
Nick Lammers, Regional Director, 312.596.5520
Division of Workforce Investment (DWI)
Rose Alvarado, Division Chief, 312.596.5525
Leslie Matthews, Supervisor, 312.596.5529
Division of Workforce Support (DWS)
Fred Homan, Division Chief, 312.596.5492
Office of Special Initiatives and Demonstrations (OSID)
Larry Greevers, Regional Director, 312.596.5437
Division of Demonstration Grants (DDG)
John Scott, Division Chief, 312.596.5507
5. Action Required. State Administrators are requested to share this Letter with appropriate staff and other agencies.
6. Inquiries. Questions or comments concerning the Region 5 staffing structure may be directed to Nick Lammers of the Office of State Systems on 312.596.5520; Larry Greevers of the Office of Special Initiatives and Demonstrations on 312.596.5437; or Barry Dale of the Division of Financial Management and Administrative Support on 312.596.5455.
Questions or comments about the format of this Letter may be directed to Tom Coyne on 312.596.5435.
7. Attachments. None.
8. Effective Date. April 27, 2008
9. Expiration Date. Continuing