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Central Virginia Community College’s Workforce Division is the resource of choice to deliver comprehensive employment and workforce solutions throughout the Region. The division addresses the educational needs of employers, job seekers and the community to enhance economic prosperity and the quality of life.


Dr. Jason Ferguson, Associate Vice President of Workforce, Career & Professional Studies (434) 832-7797

Workforce Development – Workforce Development offers career pathways programming and specialized classes to assist businesses in obtaining and retaining quality staff. 
Debra Short, Workforce Development Coordinator (434) 832-7622 •

Workforce Training – Provides customized training solutions to meet employer incumbent worker training needs. Classes can be offered in any subject matter, any location and any length needed. Credit and noncredit options are available.
Francie Dye, Workforce Training Coordinator (434) 832-7765 •

Workforce Staff Directory

DENNIS PHILLIPS Transportation & Special Projects Coordinator (434) 832-7621 •
CATHY SANDERS Administrative & Office Specialist (434)832-7607 •  SandersC@centralvirginia.edd

DEBRA SHORT Workforce Development Coordinator (434)832-7622
ANGELA PERRY Workforce Program Specialist (434) 832-6686 •

FRANCIE DYE Workforce Training Coordinator (434) 832-7765 •
TWILA DEMASTERS Wokforce Training Program Specialist (434) 832-7624 •