The Greater Oshkosh Economic Development Corporation announces the addition of Payton Lehnherr to the position of Workforce Development Coordinator. In this role, Payton will oversee workforce programs like Winnebago Catch-A-Ride for Greater Oshkosh along with labor force research and project facilitation. Payton’s position will encompass business outreach throughout the Greater Oshkosh area as a part of the organization’s regional approach.
“We are delighted for Payton to join our team and excited to expand upon our workforce development program and focus on breaking down barriers to employment,” said Tricia Rathermel, President and CEO of Greater Oshkosh EDC. “Payton’s background in Human Services will be a significant asset in our workforce efforts.” Payton comes to Greater Oshkosh EDC with extensive experience in case management and consulting. Previous roles include Children’s Mental Health Case Manager with Outagamie County and Assistant Volleyball Coach with University of Wisconsin Green Bay. Payton is also the Owner of RISE Volleyball Labs.
Payton is excited to join the team and impact the greater Oshkosh area. “I am excited to connect with area employers and develop programs to assist our businesses and community members.”