Connor Williams Named New Program Manager

(BEDFORD) – The Lawrence County Workforce Coalition, an arm of the Lawrence County Economic Growth Council, announces that Connor Williams has joined the staff as Program Manager.

Connor Williams

In her new role, Williams will support the workforce development mission by the continued implementation of the Introduction to the Local Jobs And Skills course as well as focus on adding internships and apprenticeships with employers in our area.

Williams has spent the last four years working for the Indiana Department of Corrections (DOC), initially as a case manager for the Edinburgh facility, and most recently as a re-entry monitor at the DOC’s main office in Indianapolis.

Joe Timbrook

“We are thrilled to welcome Connor on board and she has truly hit the ground running in her new role,” said Joe Timbrook, the Growth Council’s Director of Career Development. “Her experience working at the state level and helping offenders from recidivism by providing essential job and soft skills through case management and program delivery has been very successful.”

She also is anxious to help the local community utilize the state’s Next Level Job opportunities and improve post-secondary attainment in Lawrence County. She also is currently working on her master’s degree.

Connor Williams can be contacted at 812-275-4493 or by email at

About the Lawrence County Economic Growth Council

The Lawrence County Economic Growth Council is a non-profit, local economic development organization (LEDO) existing to support the growth of Lawrence County Businesses including startup support, workforce solutions, and technical solutions, and technical assistance which promotes investment that improves the quality of life for our citizens. Learn more at