Who We Are

Michigan Energy Workforce Development Consortium (MEWDC) is an industry-led partnership of more than 50 representatives of industry, workforce, education and veterans. It was established in 2008 to address current and future workforce issues that are crucial to building and sustaining Michigan’s energy industry.


There are great reasons why you should consider a job in the Energy Industry.

Our Leadership Team

Jessica Woycehoski Co-Chair
Consumers Energy

Vice Chair Career Awareness

Vice Chair Education 

Vice Chair Communications 

Gail Wahlberg
Co-Vice Chair Diversity

Jonathan Clark
Co-Vice Chair Diversity
Walker-Miller Energy Services

David Gard
Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors



Christopher HooSang Co-Chair

Katie Abraham
Michigan Municipal Electric Association

Jennifer Paugh-Macomber
MIAT College of Technology

Secondary Education

Carrie  Rosingana
Capital Area Michigan Works!

Erik Schreur
Michigan Veterans Affairs

Deb Lyzenga
Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Opportunity (LEO)

Marcia Black- Watson Director

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MEWDC 2024 Annual Summit

All In: Building A Diverse Workforce in the Evolving Energy Industry

June 18, 2024


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National Apprenticeship Week

November 17-23, 2024


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