2015 Executive Board

Chairman

Annette Statum, NEXTEK, Inc.

First Vice Chairman

Tim Stickley, Phoenix Services

Second Vice Chairman

Kristina Hutto Minyard, Epsco Staffing

Treasurer

Lee Hockenberry, Office of Personnel Mgmt

Secretary

Vacant

Appointed

Nick Conway, ADRS Liaison

2012 Executive Committee

Todd Anderson, AbilityPlus


Dan Darracott / Rosalind Burrell, Veteran Administration


Victoria Garcia, NASA


Nancy Klatt, Chambers Bottling (Coca-Cola)


Randy Nelson, Arc of Madison County


Octavia Pointer-Richardson, CSNA


Angie Stanley, Arc of Madison County


Sherry Vest, WEST, Inc.

Welcome Jobseekers!

Employment Related Information:

The Huntsville Career Center The Alabama Career Center located on Sparkman Drive in Huntsville is a one-stop shop for job seekers. The Career Center offers JobLink.Alabama.gov, a no fee job match and workplace information service for job seekers. Jobseekers can access a variety of services:

  • Utilize the Quick Search feature on our Home Page to preview current job listings by geographic location and job title keyword(s).
  • Establish a self service account to manage your job search efforts.
  • Receive assistance from professional staff in managing your job search, creating a resume, registering for work, interviewing for a job, career - exploration, job training, or labor market information by contacting your nearest Workforce Development Center at 2535 Sparkman Dr NW, Huntsville, AL 35810, Phone: (256) 851-0537.

The Alabama Department of Vocational Rehabilitation Services-(VR), Assists Alabamians with disabilities achieve independence through employment. VR provides specialized employment- and education-related services and training to assist teens and adults with disabilities in becoming employed. VR Staff work with job seekers to locate employment that specifically matches the jobseekers abilities and education. VR staff offer job development, job placement, and job referrals. They also offer to assist job seekers with completing job applications, creating resumes, and interview training. A list of current vacancies at employers around Huntsville and maybe obtained by contacting Nick Conway at the ADRS office: 3000 Johnson Road, Huntsville, AL 35805, Phone: (256) 650-1744.

The Huntsville Rehab Foundation- The mission is to assist individuals, primarily those with disabilities, to improve the quality of their lives. The Vision is a community free of employment and social barriers. Contact David Perez at 2939 Johnson Road SW Huntsville, Alabama 35805-5844, Phone (256) 880-0671

  • JOB COACHING – Accompanying new employees to a variety of job sites, Job Coaches assist with the transition to employment. Job Coaches do this through training, accommodations and orientation. Employers may also receive tax credit for wages paid to program participants. Service currently provided in Madison County.
  • JOB PLACEMENT - One to one matching of job requirements and individual skills to provide employers qualified employees and to provide jobs for persons, primarily those with vocational disabilities.

The Arc of Madison County - The Arc of Madison County, Incorporated is committed to securing for all people with mental retardation/developmental disabilities the opportunity to choose and realize their goals of where and how they learn, live, work, and play. We are further committed to limiting the consequences of mental retardation/developmental disabilities through advocacy, support, education, and provision of quality programs which are individual and family driven and value and outcome based. Contact Randy Nelson at 1100 Washington Street Huntsville, AL 35801 Phone: (256) 533-6860.

Still Serving Vets - "To empower wounded Veterans, and their families, by helping them re-integrateinto the workforce and community via counseling, coaching, guiding, job transition, and assistance in obtaining all Veterans Administration (VA) benefits to which they are entitled." For more information on Still Serving Vets, please contact Werner Baker at 2939 Johnson Road Huntsville, Alabama, Office Phone Number (256) 883-7054.

Veterans Affairs: Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment. An Employment Program to assist disabled veterans and service members transitioning out of military service enter or re-enter the work force. Contact Lori Slaten 301 Governor's Drive, S.W. Huntsville, AL 35801 Phone: (256) 533-2507.


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