Our Team

What we do for work is much more than simply a job, or a career path. Our work is central to who we are, what we value, and what we choose to do with our lives. Our focus is to support everyone on their career journey to know which jobs are out there and how to acquire the skills and experience needed to achieve career goals. Careers are a choice. We are here to help. Let us know how we can support you in your journey.

—Peter Callstrom, SDWP CEO

Visit our careers page to learn more about working at SDWP.

Heather Milne Barger
Heather Milne Barger
Vice President of Communications
Tina Ngo Bartel
Tina Ngo Bartel
Director of Business Programs and Research
Laura Kohn
Director of Center for Local Income Mobility (CLIMB)
Karmin Noar
Karmin Noar
Director of CONNECT2Careers
Kai Jackson
Kai Jackson
Accounting Manager