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Lake Business Advisory Council

Lake County Business Advisory Council

The Lake County Business Advisory Council (BAC) fosters collaboration among schools, businesses and the communities in Lake County.  This work ensures that educational initiatives align with the needs of businesses. 
This collaboratioin makes educational partners: 
  • more aware of the local labor market; 
  • promotes work-based experiences within businesses; 
  • and, helps students prepare for successful learning and employment opportunities. 

Businesses in Lake County wishing to become a member of the BAC are encouraged to reach out to the ESC of the Western Reserve.

Together we can make a direct impact on the career development of all youth.

It is the policy of the Lake County Educational Service Center that all Lake County Educational Service Center-sponsored public meetings and events are accessible to people with disabilities.  If you need assistance in participating in this meeting due to a disability as defined under the ADA, pease call the Lake County Educational Service Center's Superintendent at 440-350-2563.  

BAC Members - Education

Jennifer Felker, Superintendent
ESC of the Western Reserve
Geoffrey Kent, Board President
ESC of the Western Reserve
Domenic Paolo, Superintendent
Fairport Harbor Exempted Village Schools
Angela Smith, Superintendent
Madison Local Schools
Josh Englehart, Superintendent
Painesville City Local Schools
Jaina Gandolfi, Vocational Director
ESC of the Western Reserve
David Enzerra, Executive in Residence
Lakeland Community College

BAC Members - Business

Mark Rantala, Director
Patrick Mohorcic, Manager
John Gallagher
Component Repair Technologies
Kristin Conteen
Component Repair Technologies
Thaddeus (Ted) Cudak
Ray Paganini
Cornerstone IT
Maureen Burkhart
Avery Dennison
John Rampe
Torque Transmission
Jacqueline Hoynes
Lake Health
Eric Wachob
MJM Industries
Cathy Bieterman
City of Painesville
John Stoneback
JM Performance
Chris Ciolli
Dave Enzerra
Lakeland Community College