Business

Senior Project Manager
kishida@worksystems.org
503-478-7335

Kei joined Worksystems in 2016. As the Technology Sector Lead, he is the liaison between regional workforce development boards and local employers for the technology sector. He works with employers to develop the regional tech talent pipeline and create opportunities for people to get into the tech industry. He also manages and supports the majority of our online career exploration and training programs. // Read more

Senior Project Manager
svanartsdalen@worksystems.org
503-478-7311

Sabrina joined Worksystems in 2011 and is on the Business Services Team. She is the lead for the Health Care Industry and works with employers assisting with their workforce training and employment needs. Over the last few years she has convened employers and educators to discuss the gaps in several Health Care occupations where training capacity is an issue, resulting in more flexible training schedules and Health Care Professionals entering the field. // Read more

Business Services Manager
nknudsen@worksystems.org
503-478-7312

Nick is the Business Services Manager, overseeing business partnerships and target industry strategies for the agency. He also coordinates resource development and grant application efforts. Nick joined Worksystems in 2011.

Prior to joining Worksystems, Nick was the Career Services Program Director at Open Meadow Alternative Schools where he designed and managed programs that helped low-income youth define and achieve their long-term career goals. He has a Bachelor's from Cornell and a Master's from Stanford with an emphasis in Educational Policy. // Read more

A strong workforce is critical to a strong economy. Skilled workers ensure that our local businesses can continue to compete and grow.

Worksystems provides customized and innovative solutions to complex workforce problems. We link workforce supply with industry demand and develop strategies to meet the just-in-time hiring, training, and retention needs of business. // Read more