WE AIM TO SUPPORT A MANUFACTURING ECO-SYSTEM BY GROWING A QUALIFIED AND SUSTAINABLE WORKFORCE
MEET ENGAGE FORWARD
Our team understands the reality of today’s manufacturing workforce challenge. With extensive experience leading manufacturing operations and human resources within today’s market, we provide practical and sustainable solutions that are proven effective with overcoming the obstacles we face as employers and organizations.
Lisa Rawcliffe, President
Lisa has over 15 years in manufacturing with progressive roles up to and including overseeing operations. With leadership roles in Sales, Continuous Improvement, Operations and Quality management, Lisa possesses a strong understanding of the business side of successful manufacturing practices. Engage-Forward was created from her appreciation that businesses successful in attracting and retaining a quality workforce directly impact people, families, and communities.
Lisa is a graduate of Corning Community College and SUNY Oneonta. She holds certifications from the TWI Institute in Job Instruction and Toyota Kata, and is a certified trainer for New World of Work.
Deb Montrose, Associate Trainer/Coach
Deb comes to Engage-Forward with over 20 years of senior level HR experience in Manufacturing and distribution. Her expertise in leadership development, recruiting, culture-building, training and employee relations has served both union and non-union environments. Deb is driven by her vision for developing workplaces that serve the need for leaders and employees alike.
Deb holds a MA in Leadership, a graduate certificate in Adult Education from Elmira College, a BA in Communications and is a certified trainer for the New World of Work. She also holds additional certifications in human resources and coaching.