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Professional Staff

Meet the REB‘s professional staff. We are solutions people, providing a one-stop resource for workforce development to employers, employees and job-seekers and the youth of our region.

Name & Title Phone
David M. Cruise
President and Chief Executive Officer
(413) 755-1362
Christine Abramowitz
Vice-President of Planning and Workforce Systems
(413) 755-1358
Diana Carr
Vice-President and Comptroller
(413) 755-1363
Michael Chechette
Manager of Youth Pathways Programs
(413) 755-1384
Lynne Cimino
Outreach Coordinator
(413) 530-9470
Aida Claudio
Senior Accounts Payable Specialist
(413) 755-1302
Tina Efantis
Contracts Facilitator and Monitor
(413) 755-1353
Peta-Gaye Porter
Program Development Coordinator
(413) 233-9856
Maura Geary
Director of Strategic Program Innovation
(413) 755-1367
Edda Johnson
Director of Careers Development
(413) 755-1326
Brian King
Director of the Hasbro Summer Learning Initiative
(413) 787-1815
Kathryn Kirby
Manager of Youth Employment Workforce Programs
(413) 755-1359
Joanne Lyons
Executive Assistant for Administrative Operations
(413) 787-1552
Amanda Mantilla
Program Data Specialist
(413) 755-1330
Larry Martin
Director of Employer Services & Engagement
(413) 755-1361
George Ryan
Manager, Transitional Assistance Programs
(413) 755-1319
Melissa Scibelli
Manager of Workforce Development Interventions
(413) 755-1360
Jon Stavros
Senior Accountant
(413) 755-1315
Steve Trueman
Vice-President of Workforce Development Operations
(413) 755-1375