Allan Brainard, MA PCC

President, Board of Directors

Al is currently a Career Manager/Counselor/Trainer for Ohio Means Jobs – Medina County. He has previously supervised staff in Cuyahoga and Franklin Counties for similar programs. Al is an experienced Career Manager/Counselor and is also … Read More Linkedin

Terry Atves

CAREER TRANSITION COACHING....................HUMAN RESOURCES....................OPERATIONS Career transition, human resources and operations experience provide a strategic understanding of how organizations operate, connecting with … Read More


Bill Carpenter

Consultant in Job Search Strategy

Currently active in the Outplacement career field and as a volunteer helping job seekers in a support group. Have successfully presented search information and strategy to both groups and by coaching individuals. Am particularly known for … Read More


Vivian Miller


Vivian Miller wears many hats at CTC.  She conducts intake interviews, coaching sessions, and resume reviews in our Shaker office. She teaches several of the Job Search Skills classes at the Shaker Library, Westlake Library and at other … Read More LinkedIn

Patricia Lonergan

Patricia Lonergan has spent her professional career in the for-profit and non-profit business and government sectors. With experience in program development and management, business development/sales, consulting and education, her recent … Read More

Ann Hunter

Interim Executive Director

An Adult Education/Training Professional with a broad background in training, coaching, and mentoring job seekers and career changers. Her career includes curriculum development and overall training program management experience in … Read More Linkedin

Cynthia Wilt

Treasurer, Board of Directors

Experienced Human Resource Manager / Career Coach / Non Profit Manager with strong background in Staffing, Recruiting, Outplacement and Career Coaching - specifically assisting unemployed and underemployed mature clients to find success. Co … Read More Linkedin

Vivian Miller

Intake/Coaching and Instruction Staff

Vivian Miller is based in our Shaker office where she conducts intake interviews, coaching sessions, and resume reviews. She assists clients in using computer applications and teaches several of the Job Search Skills classes at CTC … Read More

Lorie Milano


Lorie has extensive experience in Professional Recruiting, Business Development, Career Coaching, Outplacement and Training. In addition to serving on CTC's Board of Directors, Lorie teaches some of our west side Job Search Techniques … Read More


Sharon Cliché

Administrative Support

Sharon Cliché is working at our Rocky River office as our Administrative Support Staff, handling a wide range of general office responsibilities for Career Transition Center and for Vision 21 Consulting with whom we share office space. She … Read More

Mike Zawatsky

Mike has been helping clients meet their financial goals since 1993. His primary focus is on retirement planning and IRA rollovers. He has extensive experience working with individuals in transition from one job to the other or preparing … Read More