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

Sharon Miller Co-Chair
Consumers Energy

Amber Fogarty Vice Chair
Consumers Energy

Deborah Majeski Vice Chair

Breina Pugh Vice Chair
Lansing Board of Water & Light

Carrie  Rosingana
Capital Area Michigan Works!

David Gard
Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors

Gail Wahlberg Vice Chair

Christopher HooSang Co-Chair

Katie Abraham
Michigan Municipal Electric Association

Chris Davis
MIAT College of Technology

Andrew Mauer 
Oakland Schools

Joseph Saur
Michigan Veterans Affairs

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

Marcia Black- Watson Director

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MEWDC Summit

Are You Ready for Exponential Change in Energy?

June 28, 2023

National Apprenticeship Week

November 13-19, 2023

Careers in Energy Week

October 16 – 20, 2023

Click Here for the Schedule of Events


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