Creating Connections to a Better Future!

Michigan Works! Southeast seeks to understand and advocate for the needs of the Southeast Michigan region. Connecting individuals and organizations with helpful resources. Creating hope for a better future by providing examples of what is possible.


Jobs Filled


Employers Engaged


People Served


Total Visitors

July 2019 - June 2020

Our Mission & Values

Our purpose is to create connections to a better future.

Our mission is to develop today’s workforce and tomorrow’s economy by engaging employers, jobseekers, and partners.

Our vision is a community which fosters and sustains a strong, diverse economy where people can live, work, and prosper.

Our Values

Our Objectives:

Meet Our Team

If you need to speak with a member of our team, please contact us and we will forward your message to them.

Bill Sleight

Shamar Herron

Deputy Director

Angela Watkins

Jackson Service Center Manager

(517) 841-5627 ext. 64240

Cordelia Gonzalez

Fiscal Manager

Dawn Awrey

Livngston Service Center Manager

(517) 437-3381 ext. 65109

Johnny Epps

Washtenaw Service Center Manager

(734) 896-1136

Justin Al-Igoe

Policy and Planning Manager

(517) 552-2102

Lisa McAllister

Human Resources Manager

(517) 437-3381 ext. 65109

Maggie Flaherty

Administrative Services Manager

(517) 437-3381 ext. 65111

Misty Shulters

Lenawee Service Center Manager

(517) 266-5627 ext. 63290

Nicole Bell

Communications Manager

(517) 841-5627 ext. 64215

Pam Gosla

Research and Education Manager

(517) 437-3381 ext. 65221

Robin Aldrich

Information Technology Manager

(517) 266-5627 ext. 63220

Sandy Vallance

Hillsdale Service Center Manager

(517) 437-3381 ext. 65109

Tom Robinson

Business Services Manager

Interested in joining our team?