Denise Castle has been named executive director of JOIN, Inc., a private, nonprofit workforce development agency.
Castle has 10 years of local non-profit experience and previously was regional branch manager for the JOIN, Inc. office serving Carson City and the surrounding areas. She began her career in workforce development when she created a grant-funded employment program for Douglas County. She continues to participate in numerous regional collaborations devoted to building a skilled workforce and improving the economic climate of northern Nevada. Castle maintains an active seat as a board member on the Governor’s Workforce Development Board, Manufacturing and Logistics Sector Council, and the Northern Nevada Development Authority.
Nathan Strong informed his staff Thursday morning, Nov. 21, of his decision to resign, effective immediately, as leader of the Churchill Economic Development Authority.