Youth Investment Council

Committee Chair

Hope Hurley

Committee Description

The Youth Investment Council (YIC) is responsible for developing a strategic plan for tri-county youth, recommending youth programs for funding through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014, monitoring those programs approved by the Workforce Development Board, and creating a youth one-stop career system that links to the larger One-Stop Career Center system. 

2023 Meeting Dates

February 27  |  May 31  |  August 28  |  November 27


  • Michelle Borden,  NewBridge Services, Inc.
  • Nicholas Burdick, US Department of Labor, ETA
  • Jennifer Colville, Sussex County Community, and Youth Services
  • Stacy Crosson,  Sussex County Technical School
  • Ray Gara,  Warren County Technical School
  • Kyersten Gieger,  Project Self-Sufficiency
  • Rosalie Lamonte,  Sussex, and Warren County Schools
  • Terry Schweon, Morris County School of Technology
  • Scott Moffitt,  Morris County School of Technology
  • Dianna Morrison,  Center for Prevention and Counseling
  • Michael Muckle,  NJ Youth Corps of Phillipsburg
  • Robert Parker,  NewBridge Services, Inc.
  • April Poretta, Phillipsburg School-Based Youth Services